One of the coolest sounding techniques on guitar is legato, which is where you pick less and slur more.

Players such as Allan Holdsworth, Joe Satriani, and even Stevie Ray Vaughan all used legato in their playing to create intensity and interest in their solos.

While you may be a fan of legato guitar and want to play in that style, you might not know where to begin or how to work that technique in the practice room.

Well, I’ve got you covered.

In this lesson, you learn how to slide up, slide down, and do combo slides as you dive headfirst into legato style soloing.

Click here to build your legato soloing chops with these exercises.