Noodle Your Way To Beautiful Melody
A Guitar Scale is a series of notes differing in pitch according to a specific scheme (usually within an octave) played on the guitar.
Okay, but for us, what does this mean and how it can help our playing? Basically, scales can help us sound more intelligent or melodic on the guitar. You can look at them as a set of vocabulary words that are helpful for a specific subject. Only in this case, the words are the notes, and the subject is the key of the song or specific chord that you will be playing over.
How can they enrich our guitar playing? A MYRIAD of different ways, but here are two REALLY important ones.