Never find yourself in a rut again with this best-selling course!
This 7 DVD set shows you how to create great sequences using every scale source worth talking about.can't afford to miss the unique and solid foundational concepts you will definitely find in this course. 
  • Major and Dominant Pentatonic
  • Major Scale and all Modes

  • Harmonic Minor

  • Melodic Minor / Lydian Dominant

  • Natural Harmonic Minor

  • 8 Note Dom. and Dim.

  • Whole Tone

  • Blues

  • Hybrids

  • Chromatic

Back Cycling For Guitarists

A quick and effective way to learn reharmonization on guitar for Composition, Chord Melody and Improvisational Comping
One of the most concise and comprehensive looks at a topic that can literally change your 'guitar playing' life. If your interests are in Jazz, Fusion or Latin, you can't afford to miss the unique and solid foundational concepts you will definitely find in this course. Mandatory for those want to become well-rounded players.

Dominant Pentatonic - The Series

Explore all 5 shapes of Dominant Pentatonic
You'll learn how to apply Dominant Pentatonic to:
• The I Chord in Major
• The II Chord in Major
• The V Chord in Major
Learning basic visualization through sequences and more!

Beyond Chops 2

The one that started it all!
Each chapter comes with approximately 100 pages of text and workbook exercises. Plus new overview DVDs created by Dana specifically for each chapter.


Discover the secret within the secret for melodic phrasing
U-Turns gives you 2 hours of "continuous 8's" type exercises that bring 4th intervals into play, opening up an incredibly powerful new freedom to create great phrases that go anywhere you want! 

Learn how to play "continuous 8's" evenly and continuously without stopping. Get beyond your technical stopping points and walls!

Time Works

Get comfortable in any key. No more surprises!
Stop fumbling around in unfamiliar keys. Time Works videos gives you powerful musical practice concepts that completely immerse you in one key. With these videos, you will learn to get comfortable and musical no matter what key the music demands. Each lesson is a completely different exploration, which can then be used in all keys.

Trading 4's

Develop ALL aspects of your playing!

The new T4s includes text from the original Trading 4's "One Shot", that Dana created in the early 90s, but now includes contemporary new videos. You will see aspects of real musical ability, that have never been addressed in your practice sessions, develop immediately. Like all of Dana's courses, this will put you on a path of continuous and steady improvement!


Trading Fours is probably the single most effective concept for practicing that a guitar player can develop!

One-on-One Skype with Dana!

Learn from the best!

Dana offers hour-long, guitar lessons on Skype. 


The cost is $80 per hour and includes any materials he feels you may need which can be downloaded as PDF's before the lesson. Purchasing four lessons in advance is discounted to $260.00.

Special (small class) rates are available for 2 to 4 students.

Explorations in Pentatonic

The Ultimate Systematic Approach to Developing Technique
A new look at the Pentatonic scale, and a great way to build your chops with Visual Guide Tones’s Explorations in Pentatonic. AKA The Flying Kitten Series is a spontaneous teaching event that includes 3 1/2 hours of instruction and explores, in depth, using Pentatonic over a Rock Groove in different keys and tempos with all kinds of fantastic ideas to give you months and months of great paradigms to work on.
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Continuing exploration of the Blues and its subtleties will give you tools to sound fresh and innovative over this unavoidable genre.