Single String Workout! - Page 2
by Chris Tarry
Try running a Cmaj7 up and down each string but include all the available tensions. In this case the available tensions for a Cmaj7 chord are 9(D), #11(F#), 13(A).
Start each string with either the lowest available chord tone or tension.
Wow, it looks like a Cmajor scale! You are now starting to see the key of Cmajor up and down each string. When the chord passes by in a tune all the available notes will lite up like a pinball machine inside you minds eye!
Here is the E string for this example.