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A Glimpse Beyond (Album version)

They Were As Stone (2011)

La Folia (Dan Mumm Arrangement 2012)



Metal Bach Lesson – Dan Mumm – Classical Masterpieces for Metal Guitar

Posted on April 22, 2015 by admin in Uncategorized

The classic intro of Toccata and Fugue in Dm from Dan Mumm’s arrangement and his 2014 Metal Method instructional program Classical Masterpieces for Metal Guitar. Get the full program from Metal Method – Here Get the TAB for exercise 3 here – Exercise 3

Shred Lesson – Dan Mumm – A Glimpse Beyond Shred Guitar – Metal Method

Posted on April 7, 2015 by admin in Uncategorized

A free lesson for shred technique including two exercises from Dan Mumm’s 2012 Metal Method instructional program “A Glimpse Beyond: Shred Guitar.” The first exercise focuses on a diminished 7th sequence whereas the second exercise focuses on a 6-string, 3-octave modal shred pattern. To get the full program with TAB in PDF and Guitar Pro […]

4 String Sweep Arpeggios

Posted on March 25, 2015 by admin in Uncategorized

The latest free lesson posted to Dan Mumm’s YouTube page is a clip from Dan’s 2010 Metal Method instructional program “Sweep Pick Mechanics.” These exercises introduce one more string, turning 3-string sweep arpeggios into 4-string sweep arpeggios. This opens up a lot of possibilities, by changing the inversion (which note of the chord is played […]

Fret Touch Mechanics – 8 finger tapping Exercises 22 and 23 with TABs

Posted on March 11, 2015 by admin in Uncategorized

Here is the latest free lesson published on DanMummSolo.  This video is a clip from Dan’s 2010 Metal Method instructional program “Fret Touch Mechanics.”  The first exercise (Ex 22 in FTM) is simply meant to build finger strength and dexterity in the tapping hand as preparation for techniques such as the one found in Dan’s […]


Dan Mumm Launches Kickstarter Project for Second Studio Album

Posted on October 12, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized

Dan Mumm now needs your help to create his second full length studio album.  An ambitious project – Dan will attempt his best musical work yet, drawing influence from across the ages.  

DanMummSolo Breaks 2 Million Views and 10k Subscribers

Posted on September 12, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized

On August 20th, my YouTube channel (DanMummSolo) hit 2 million views and 10,000 subscribers.  I’d like to thank all of my listeners, viewers and long-time fans for all of their support over the last few years.   Thanks to all of you I’ve been able to reach these milestones and generate a higher overall daily view […]


Dan Mumm teams up with Arobas Music and Guitar Pro 6

Posted on May 15, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized

“As far as I’m concerned, Guitar Pro is a standard companion of the modern guitarist. It’s seemingly universal application and amazingly thorough functionality makes it simply indispensable. Any guitarist who hasn’t tried Guitar Pro is just not using the tools available to tap into their full potential.” – Dan Mumm Go to

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Dan Mumm teams up with Dean Markley Strings

Posted on May 15, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized

Dan is excited to now be a part of the Dean Markley team.   Dan has been a big fan of Dean Markley’s NickelSteel Electric™ strings for years.  ”Dean Markley’s nickel plated strings are just the best.  They sound amazing and simply feel right to me.” – Dan Mumm Go to

Dan releases new video and single of Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto in Em

Posted on May 15, 2014 by admin in Uncategorized

Dan Mumm’s latest music video features his Classical Metal arrangement of Mendelssohn’s final masterpiece – the Violin Concerto in Em – for solo guitar.  


9-13-11 Weekly Guitar Challenge

Posted on September 13, 2011 by admin in Uncategorized

Dan Mumm’s Weekly Guitar Challenge Podcast 9-13-11 Weekly Guitar Challenge Podcast: Liquid Pentatonic Tapping Lick This weeks challenge is an extremely fast legato tapping lick using the E-minor pentatonic scale in 12th position. This pattern is reminiscent of Eddie Van Halen’s tapping runs found in songs like “Hot For Teacher”. The fretting hand basically runs […]