Carlos Santana has one of the most distinctive guitar sounds in modern music. His ability to combine rock, Latin and blues has earned this Grammy award winning guitarist the title of a true music legend and inspiring legions of guitar players. This lesson series will help you achieve the Santana sound by illustrating how to utilize the Dorian and pentatonic scale patterns while jamming over Latin/Rock beats. These licks and rhythms are fun to play and you'll notice immediate results in your playing that you too can sound like Santana!
The magic of this sounds comes together when you can apply these techniques together to form your own Latin/rock sound. Many of these patterns are at the intermediate and above level, but most beginners will find some of these guitar patterns easy to learn and very inspiring to play as well!