Add 9 Anytime

This idea uses the 9 (or octave of the 2) based in Lydian. Starts in A using the 1, 5, 9 moving up playing the 3, 7, #4 up to the 5, 2, 3 pull off back to the 2, 5, 3 moving back down to the 3, 9, 5, 3. Repeat the sequence in G. Then move up to the D maj7add9. Play 1, 5, 9 moving to 3, 7, #4, 5 slide from 2 to 3 back down 9, 5, 2, 1, 7, 5, 3. The D7add9 we only change the 7 to a b7. It ends with a Major add9 sequence in C# and B.

Mike Shouse has been playing for over 15 years. Attended G.I.T. of Hollywood, CA in 1992. Versed in many aspects of guitar. Favorites are Instrumental Rock, Classical, Flamenco and Blues. Favorite guitarist is Satriani, Vaughan, Malmsteen and Zack Wylde. In 2001 Mike released his debut instrumental CD, “Enter the Soul” on his record label SPEKTRUM PRODUCTIONS. A full time art teacher, composer, part-time actor and indie film producer Mike still finds the time to teach lessons to friends and at a local college. You can check Mike's music and movies out at and at Email Mike at