NICE TO MEET YOU!
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...
Click on real videos to better help navigate through the courseware content. 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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
"After 30 years of playing I now play better, I have more confidence, I sound better than I ever have but most importantly, I'm having more fun than I've ever had with the guitar. Thank you, Al!"
- Joey Hocking
"I took these various techniques and applied them to my routines and I've seen huge gains in my playing and my guitar theory in general. Get with Al, you won't look back I promise you"
- Jon Smee
"I absolutely love this course. I've been learning a lot of things I've never learned before. Honestly signing up for this course has been the best thing I've done to become a better guitarist and a better musician."
- Frank Ayala
"The thing I can tell you that helped me the most was Al's cycling method. I pretty much use his methods for everything I do now. I also use to have a lot of thumb and wrist pain but it's all gone now."
- Russ Edwards
"I'd like to recommend your guitar courses out there to anyone who's struggling to achieve good technique and also a clean sound. Thanks dude!"
- Pablo Wunderlich
"Al is a top notch teacher. Al will revolutionize how you play, how you write, learn solos, and visualize the fretboard. Don't waist any time over-thinking it. If I can become better, you can too. Sign up Today!"
- Eric Beaty