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The 3 Essential Arpeggio

Fingerings

Ex.1 - C major Arpeggio 2nd Finger

? 44

LH:

10

T
A
B

4
10

Ex.3 - C major Arpeggio 4th Finger

1
5

1
5

10

10

10

12

3
2

4
3

12

17

12

14

14

15

Ex.6 - C Major Arpeggio 2nd Finger A String

15

Ex.7 - C Major Arpeggio 4th Finger A String

10

12

Ex.5 - C Major Arpeggio 1st Finger A string

Ex.4 - C Major Arpeggio 4th Finger A string

Ex.2 - C major Arpeggio 1st Finger

4
5

b
b

1
7

2
3

10

Ex.8 - C Diminished 7 Arpeggio (3rd Finger Pattern)

Ex.9 - F Major Arpeggio Patterns at 1st Fret

13

17

15

3
15

15

17

13

12

2
10

3
10

2
10

12

? b

Ex.12 - C Minor 2nd Finger

10

4
10

10

4
3

13

Ex.11 - F Major Arpeggio Patterns A string

Ex.10 - F Major Arpeggio Patterns at 13th Fret

12

15

4
15

15

12

13

13

12

1
10

1
10

1
10

12

13

10

4
10

4
10

1
7

2
8

Ex.13 - C Minor 1st Finger

11

3
10

4
10

3
10

11

3
7

1
5

10

3
7

Ex.14 - C Minor 4th Finger

1
5

1
5

1
5

? #

Ex.15 - C Augmented 2nd Finger

10

11

11

? b b
1

10

? b .

2
10

11

12

11

3
10

7 10

10

10 7

11

12

2
9

6 10

10

10 6

11

Ex 21 - Triads Exercise from C

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2
6

10

10

10

11

10

10

11 8

2
5

1
4

2
6

12 8

10

8 12

Ex.20 - C Diminshed 4th Finger

? 98 .. .

Ex.17 - C Augmented 4th Finger

Ex.19 - C Diminshed 1st Finger

Ex.18 - C Diminshed 3rd Finger

Ex.16 - C Augmented 1st Finger

7 10

10

10 7

6 10

10

10 6

9
8

? # .

? b b .

? ..

5 10 5

5 10 5

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?

6 10 6

10

11 7

10

8 12

7 10

10

10 7

6 10

10

10 6

11

11

10

11 7

10

11

10

12 8

11 8

8 12

10

10

10

11

10

10

10

11 8

8 12

11

10

11

12 8

11

.
10

11 7

. ..
b
6

10

9 6

12 8

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b

11

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b

.
b

.
? b

11

.
b

Ex.22 - Triads Exercise from F

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.

7 10

10

10 7

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b

6 10

10

10 6

11

10

11 7

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.
? b

4 10 4

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b

? .. .

10

9 6

.
b

11

10

11 8

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b
.
6

? b .

? # .

? b b .

7 10

10

10 7

6 10

11

b b

10

10 6

.
10

11 7

.
10

8 12

10

10

10

12 8

11

10

8 12

11

b b

11

10

10

11 8

.
10

11

12 8

.
10

11 8

9 6

Ex.23 - Triads through Cycle of 4ths : C, F, Bb, Eb, Ab, Db, Gb, B, E, A, D, G, C etc.

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.

10

7 10

10

10 7

6 10

11

b b

10

10 6

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10

11 7

.
10

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.

5 10 5

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6

5 10 5

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b
? b
6

6 10 6

4 10 4

? b b .

7 10

10

10 7

6 10

11

b
b
6

10

10 6

.
10

11 7

.
10

.
b

5 8

8 5

8 12

10

10

10

12 8

11

10

8 12

11

b
b

11

10

10

11 8

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10

11

12 8

.
10

11 8

.
b

6 10

10 6

7 10

10

10 7

6 10

11

b
b
6

10

10 6

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10

11 7

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10

.
b

5 8

8 5

? b b b .
4

b b

b
8

4 8

?6
4

Ex.24 - Cmaj7

1 4
7 10

3 4

9 10 9

10 7

? b

Ex.25 - C7

1 4
7 10

2 4

8 10 8

10 7

? b b

Ex.26 - Cm7

1 4

6 10

2 4

8 10 8

10 6

? b

Ex.27 - CmMaj7

1 4
6 10

3 4

9 10 9

10 6

b b

8 4

b
8

b b

9 6

b
8

4 8

etc....

8 4

1 4

4 3

1 2

9 10 9

10

8 12

10

12 8

1 4

8 12

2
10

1 3

8 10 8

2
10

1
5

1 3

4 3

12 8

1 4

1 4
5

1
5

4
8

1 3
5

b
b

b
b

1 4

11

10

1 3

8 10 8

10

11 8

1 4 1
5

11

3
10

9 10 9

3
10

11 8

2
6

1
5

2 4
6

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? #

Ex.28 - Cmaj7#5

1
7

4
11

9 10 9

11 7

? # b

Ex.29 - C7#5

1
7

4
11

3 1

8 10 8

? b b b

Ex.30 - Cm7b5

1 4

2 4

7 10

8 12

3
11

11

2
9

1 4

1
6

7 10 7

10 7

11

3
11

8 10 8

12 8

11

12 8

8 10 8

11 8

12

4 1

10

12 9

11 8

4 3

2
6

2
6

1
5

4 1

b
b
4

b
b

1 3

4 1 4

7 10 7

b
b

?
1 4

9 10 9

Ex.32 - C6

8 12

11

1 4

8 10 8

11 7

1 4

b
b

? b b
1

Ex.31 - Cdim7

2
6

4 1

2
6

1 4

8 12

10 12

2
10

4 2
12 10

12 8

1 3
5

1
5

3 1
7

Ex.33 - Cadd9

4 1

8 10

10

7 10

10 7

10 8

8 10

4 1 4

7 10 7

7 10

10 7

4 2

10 8

? b

1 4
6 10

7 10 7

10 6

? b
4 1

8 10

10

6 10

10 6

10 8

? b

Ex.37 - Cm6/9

2 4 1 4

8 10

6 10

4 1 4

7 10 7

10 6

4 2

10 8

2
10

10

10

12 10 8

1 3
5

1 1

2 4

2 4

4 2 4

10

10 12

12 10

12 10 8

1 3

1 3 1

5 7

5 7

1 3

7 5

7 5

1 4

Ex.36 - CmAdd9

8 10 12

Ex.35 - Cm6

8 10 12

Ex.34 - C6/9

2 4 1 4

11

10 12

2
10

4 2

12 10

11 8

1 3
5

3 1

1 3

8 10 11

10

3
10

10

11 10 8

1 2

1 1

1
5

2
5

3 4

8 10 11

2 4
10 12

2
10

4 2 4 3 1
12 10

11 10 8

1 2 1

3 1 3 1 2

5 7

7 5

6 5

43

Ex.38 - Cmaj7 - Am7 - Dm7 - G7

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2 1 4 3 4 3 4 1 2

2 5

4 5 4

5 2

2 5

4 5 4

5 2

2 1 4 2

5 7 5

3 7

3 7

Ex.39 - Cmaj7 - Am7 -Fmaj7 - G7

2 1 4 3 4 3 4 1 2

7 3

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

3 7

5 7 5

7 3

2 1 4

7 10

4 2 4 1 2

5 7 5

7 3

3 4 3

9 10 9

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

3 5 3

5 2

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

4 1 2

10 7

2 5

2 5

3 5 3

5 2

Ex.40 - Alternative F major7 Arpeggio

Ex.41 - A string Root Notes

2 1 4 3 4 3 4 1 2

2 5

4 5 4

5 2

2 1 4 3 4 3 4 1 2

2 5

4 5 4

5 2

12

1 4

10 14

2 4 2

12 14 12

4 1 2

14 10

12

2 1 4

12

10 14

2 4 2 4 1 2

12 14 12

14 10

12

2 1 4

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

3 7

2 4 2 4 1 2

5 7 5

2 1 4 3 4

7 3

7 10

3 4 1 2

9 10 9

10 7

10

9 12

10 12 10

12 9

10

2 1 4

10

9 12

2 4 2

10 12 10

4 1 2

12 9

10

Ex.42 - Chord progression - Cmaj7 - Am7 - Dm7 - G7 in one position (Cmaj 2nd finger)

2 1 4

2 5

3 4 3 4 1 2

4 5 4

5 2

4 2 1 4 1 4 1 2 4

2 5

5 2

4 2 1 4 1 2 4

2 5 2

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

Ex.43 - Chord progression - Cmaj7 - Am7 - Dm7 - G7 in one position (Cmaj 1st finger)

1 4 2 1 2 1 2 4 1

3 7

4 5 4

7 3

3 7

5 7 5

7 3

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

3 7

5 7 5

7 3

2 1 4 3 4 3 4 1 2

2 5

4 5 4

5 2

1 4 2 1 2 1 2 4 1

4 2 1 4 1 4 1 2 4

2 5

5 2

1 5

2 3 2

5 1

5 2

1 4 2 1 3 1 2 4 1

3 7

Ex.44 - Chord Progression - Cmaj7 - Am7 - Fmaj7 - G7 in one position (Cmaj7 2nd finger)

3 5 3

2 5

3 5 3

7 3

2 1 4 2 4 2 4 1 2

2 5

3 5 3

5 2

Ex.45 - Chord Progression - Cmaj7 - Am7 - Fmaj7 - G7 in one position (Cmaj7 1st finger)

1 4 2 1

3 7

2 1 2 4 1

4 5 4

7 3

2 1 4 2

3 7

4 2 4 1 2

5 7 5

7 3

1 4 2 4 1

3 7
5

1 4 2 1 3 1 2 4 1

7 3
3 7

3 5 3

7 3