Free Lessons Get Full Access

Ascendance of the Spheres - Backing Track

3 of 3
  • Background
  • Foreground
Ascendance of the Spheres - Bar by Bar Analysis

Welcome to Infinite Guitar! This page contains Full Access content.

2,278 Guitar Lessons and counting...

Online guitar lessons that deliver results.

Infinite Guitar offers online guitar lessons that deliver results. Are you looking to take your guitar playing to new heights? Learn guitar from professional guitar teachers all across the world. Our goal is to make you a successful guitarist in every way!

No matter your skill or style, our guitar lessons are designed to help you discover your infinite potential as a guitarist.

Guitar Teachers

Professional Guitar Teachers from around the world

If you seek professional guitar instruction, you've come to the right place. The instructors here at Infinite Guitar are highly skilled, not only with their instrument, but also in the art of teaching and helping you learn guitar online. Let us help you on your guitar journey!

All Styles.
All Levels.

Infinite Guitar's lesson library hosts guitar lessons of all styles and levels. Are you a beginner looking to rock out your first power chords? An advanced fusion guitarist looking to hone in on your theory knowledge?

Whatever your guitar journey, we've got you covered.

Get Free Lessons Instantly! You'll get them on the next page!

Complete Lessons & Track your Progress

Track your goals and get detailed statistics on the guitar lessons you've completed. To mark a lesson as complete, simply click the checkmark button on lists and lesson pages.

Track Guitar Lesson Progress

State of the Art Lesson Search Interface

The Lesson Search interface is designed to help you find exactly what you're looking for as quickly as possible. With category selections such as Lesson Type, Media, Difficulty, Topic, Style, and Instructors, you can instantly find the guitar lessons you want.

Guitar Lesson Search

Downloadable Backing Tracks

When learning guitar or any other instrument, application is key. That's why many of our guitar lessons are accompanied with backing tracks, allowing you to practice what you've learned in a fun and effective way.

And speaking of fun, you can even customize the colors of your audio player!

Guitar Backing Tracks

Customize your Audio Player

Get Free Lessons Instantly! You'll get them on the next page!

Guitar Tablature and Notation

Detailed Tablature & Notation

The guitar lessons at Infinite Guitar are accompanied with tablature that is both detailed and highly comprehensive. And for those who would rather learn using traditional notation instead of tablature, we provide notation as well.

Custom "Watch Later" List

Keep track of your favorite guitar lessons so you can re-watch and go back to them at a later time. To add a lesson to your Watch Later list, click the clock button on lists and lesson pages.

Watch Guitar Lessons Later

Downloadable Guitar Pro Files

We offer Guitar Pro files to be downloaded with our lessons. If you own Guitar Pro, you can play, study, and even edit our tabs! Enhance your learning experience at Infinite Guitar with Guitar Pro.

Guitar Pro
Mobile Guitar Lessons

Optimized for Tablets & Smartphones

No need to be stuck behind a desktop computer to enjoy Infinite Guitar's lessons. Take us mobile! Whatever your device, you'll have easy access to all our guitar lessons and you won't even have to download an app. Just come directly to the site and enjoy.

Get Free Lessons Instantly! You'll get them on the next page!

Personalized Profiles with Direct Messaging

Create a profile that represents you. Upload a profile photo and cover image, share links to your social pages, show your favorite Youtube video, tell people about your gear, and more.

You can also direct message other members and receive notifications.

Sample Profile Page

Personalized Profiles with Direct Messaging

What Members Are Saying

Bringing guitarists satisfaction one lesson at a time!

Join us on the journey! Sign Up

Similar Lessons

  • Open String Legato Etude Open String Legato Etude 1:47

    Instructor: Sean Conklin Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Welcome! In this lesson we're going to look at a cool open-string technique/pattern that I like to use. The main thing to recognize is that it's a consistent pattern simply played in different places on the fretboard. Let's take a look... In bar 1,...

    Media Length: 1:47

  • Muting Techniques - Example 2 Muting Techniques - Example 2 1:31

    Instructor: Richard Lundmark Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Example number 2 then. Here I have moved the right hand a few millimeters (or fractions of an inch) closer to the neck, away from the bridge. I can still feel the bridge touching the outside of my palm. This position produces a tighter muting, and th...

    Media Length: 1:31

  • Picking Workout For Beginners - 1st Routine Picking Workout For Beginners - 1st Routine 1:28

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Beginner Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: This exercise should be relaxing and fun. You should also be able to monitor your progress every step of the way. This is not to say it WILL be easy for you at first. But rest assured that if you put forth your attention to this exercise fully, you W...

    Media Length: 1:28

  • Time Feel Concepts - Module 1 Time Feel Concepts - Module 1 0:58

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Here's a scalar idea in Phrygian Dominant. Note that I'm playing these unrehearsed and in real time. So the tabs might be slightly different. This is fine as long as you understand the overall concept of what I'm trying to do and can apply it to your...

    Media Length: 0:58

  • Picking Inside - Across 3 Strings Picking Inside - Across 3 Strings 0:50

    Instructor: Sean Conklin Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Here we have a nice, soothing melodic riff that incorporates inside picking. Look closely at the tabs below. See how with every 2 notes you play, you're picking inside a pair of strings? The first 2 notes, you're picking inside the D and A strings, ...

    Media Length: 0:50

  • Technical Basics Series Pt.1 - Pentatonic Workout Technical Basics Series Pt.1 - Pentatonic Workout 1:49

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Hey Guys! Thanks again for stopping by. This series on "Technical Basics" is about just that. When playing and creating technical lines it's important to understand the origins on which the various modern lines today are played. Today I've taken a ...

    Media Length: 1:49

  • Cool Sweep-Tapping Lick Explanation Cool Sweep-Tapping Lick Explanation 2:03

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: In this video I'll break it down a bit. This lick starts with a sweep pattern going up CMaj7 (C - E - G - B), then down D7 (D - F# - A - C). After tapping the D7, we descend down to CMaj again, setting up to then descend down the GMaj7 (G - B - D - ...

    Media Length: 2:03

  • Vibrato Bootcamp! - Demo No.3 Vibrato Bootcamp! - Demo No.3 0:49

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Here is demo #3. Pay attention to the dynamics and keep those bends smooth and measured. Play the demo multiple times while you find your "personality" with the bends, just make sure they sound natural and controlled rather than forced.

    Media Length: 0:49

  • String Skipping Arpeggios - Part 2 String Skipping Arpeggios - Part 2 5:05

    Instructor: Richard Lundmark Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: In this part, we take the major and minor arpeggios and scalar approach from the first part, and put those to use over a chord progression. The progression is Am, G, F, and below you can see the sequence I have played over it. As you can see I am als...

    Media Length: 5:05

  • Advanced Rock Licks - Example 1 Advanced Rock Licks - Example 1 0:47

    Instructor: Steve Hubbard Level: Advanced Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: This example falls into the basic minor pentatonic box that the majority of guitarists know and use. The lick starts out with an almost cliché blues/rock lick, and then moves on to more of a country flavour, using chromatic passing tones, and ...

    Media Length: 0:47

  • Half Picking: Etude - Exercise 3 Half Picking: Etude - Exercise 3 0:53

    Instructor: Sean Conklin Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: This is the exact same pattern as the last exercise, except it's shifted to where it starts on the 19th fret B string. Make sure you keep the legato notes equal in volume with the picked notes!

    Media Length: 0:53

  • Pinch Harmonics - Ex.4 Pinch Harmonics - Ex.4 1:43

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Here we have Exercise #4. Things to remember when playing pinch harmonics: 1. Pick through the string using your pick and the flesh of your thumb2. Practice the pinch technique while playing lines

    Media Length: 1:43

  • More Legato Licks! - Lick 3 More Legato Licks! - Lick 3 0:56

    Instructor: Al Joseph Level: Advanced Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: I love this lick so I had to do it. A lot of you have seen this one already. C minor pentatonic, second position, GO!!! Remember to relax, sit with good posture and make mental notes of how these shapes relate to the intervallic structure of the sca...

    Media Length: 0:56

  • Arpeggio Etude - Exercise 1 Arpeggio Etude - Exercise 1 1:37

    Instructor: Sean Conklin Level: Advanced Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Before we get started, let's make sure you understand what an arpeggio actually is. An arpeggio is simply the notes of a chord played in succession. So if you took any random chord, and played the notes of that chord individually one at a time, you'd...

    Media Length: 1:37

  • Muting Techniques - Example 5a Muting Techniques - Example 5a 3:06

    Instructor: Richard Lundmark Level: Intermediate Topic: Technique Style: Rock

    Excerpt: Very well then. Example 5a! Examples 5-6 will all explore a technique I call “slap-muting”. This entails using your left hand, slapping on the strings while palm muting with your right hand. This creates a percussive effect that will soun...

    Media Length: 3:06

    Get Free Lessons Instantly! You'll get them on the next page!

    Member Login