In this lesson I will show how you can use advanced rhythmic concepts like odd time signatures and tempo changes to create more interesting musical passages. If you mix them in with simpler ideas you can create something original without losing the flow of the song.
Learn to play Overture 1928 by Dream Theater. It's an instrumental track full of riffs and solos and a great way to get acquainted with John Petrucci's playing. You'll learn how to use a number of advanced techniques in the context of a great song!