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YOUR NEW VT SYSTEM🔥

INTERACTIVE TOOLS
With this new interactive video technology, you'll feel like you and I are both in the same room together. I'll be checking on your work periodically through these in-video interactive checkpoints to make sure you absorbing the concepts being taught, thus guiding you to the right content.
SHREDFEST LEADERBOARD
Earn high scores, credits and badges as you finish each module. By earning high grades and credits you'll even get the opportunity to spend those credits toward private lessons, signature gear, and other premium prizes.
SHREDFEST VIP COMMUNITY

Join us live every week through the VT platform on Zoom. These are exclusive meetings for the most committed members of the SFA where you'll get to meet with me to further your learning experience without having to "wait in line". This is also a great way to earn more credits toward the leaderboard.

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Uncover the essential movements required to take your Sweep Picking playing to new heights. Perfect for all levels, ages, and styles, this pack is critical for learning how AJ cultivates, visualizes, and integrates these lines into his own playing and how you are guaranteed do the same once you've mastered the art of this essential shred technique!
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COURSE FEATURES

SYNCHRONIZATION MECHANICS
Get both hands synchronized to perfection when you're showing the secrets to mastering one of the most essential shred techniques; Sweep Picking. This is a great way to ass that neo-classical vibe to your arsenal for years to come.
ARPEGGIO SEQUENCES
These are the essential shapes needed to tap into that neo-classical sound. You're going to feel like the great Yngwie Malmsteen himself after enough time studying these sequences with AJ.  
TAILORED PICKING ROUTINE

You'll play right along on screen with AJ as he takes you through his own personal Sweeping Routine. You don't have to be a master to do so. Each exercise is broken down into concise chunks that you can easily follow along to for a sweet burn!

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YOUR INSTRUCTOR

Al Joseph has amassed a loyal following allowing him to become one of the worlds most exciting Progressive Metal Guitarists. He began his Professional Career as the lead guitarist after his brief time at world-renown music school Berklee College of Music. His 2013 debut record, "Out In The Open" caught the attention of Jan Cyrka, legendary artist and founder of Jam Track Central. Jam Track Central works with some of the world’s best guitarists and teachers to provide its members with a depth and range of guitar playing knowledge and technical understanding. Al shares the digital stage with highly respected world-renowned players including Guthrie Govan, Alex Hutchings, Andy James, Jack Thammarat, Marco Sfogli, Kiko Loureiro, Jeff Loomis and more. After their very first meeting they invited Al to join the Team.

Al’s quest to give a “voice” to his personal exploration and expression resonates with sounds of Progressive Metal bands like Dream Theater, Frost*, and Symphony X and Nu Metal bands like Creed, Rage Against The Machine, P.O.D, Pillar, Pantera, and Sevendust to the lyrical textures of Jimi Hendrix, George Benson, Joe Satriani, John Petrucci, Andy Timmons, Steve Vai, and Greg Howe, Al formed his style and openly pays homage.

It's only the beginning...

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ALSO INCLUDES

INTEGRATED TABS
Never take your eyes off the screen as you learn every note. The tabs will play along to the examples demonstrated in synch. This is great for practice on-the-go and will make sure you're always prepared with the correct materials.
BACKING TRACKS
High quality mp3s will help you increase your sense of confidence without the help of the video demonstrations when you're ready. You'll acquire a diverse assortment of rhythmic/melodic tracks.
GUITAR PRO FILES + PDF

Take the Guitar Pro 8 files home with you for even further study. If you don't already have the Guitar Pro software you can download it here. It's perfect for slowing down, editing, and even creating your own exercises at home for enhanced study.

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