Tommy Emmanuel – Up Close

Apr 30 2016

Tommy Emmanuel – Up Close

Up Close is a 2 hour personal lesson with Tommy. He explains in detail, his amazing harmonic technique. Shows you step-by-step how to play fingerstyles. There are rare insights into some of his more complicated arrangements and featured throughout the video and Up Close detailed and “slowed down” demonstrations and performances of many of Tommy’s songs. Tommy Emmanuel, if you hadn’t heard, is a spectacular acoustic guitarist. In this video he explains in split screens and fast and slow speeds his technique for playing several of his songs. This DVD succeeds on two levels: the playing is pure Emmanuel –...

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Dorian Michael – Acoustic Blues (Lesson)

Apr 28 2016

Dorian Michael – Acoustic Blues (Lesson)

This DVD is a part of original DVD which contains only Blues Lesson with Audio play alongs. Joined by two legendary guitarists Albert Lee and Laurence Juber, Dorian Michael is an accomplished soloist in his own right, having released 10 records over the past 25 years. On this recording he explores the blues with an ensemble consisting of guitars, bass, piano and drums. An all acoustic, high definition recording, the tracks on this DVD demonstrate the ultimate in sonic fidelity combined with terrific musicianship and well-crafted tunes. Includes: Basic Blues – The Pentatonic Scale Extending The “Blues” Scale Putting...

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Charles Postlewate – Five-Finger Technique for the Right-Hand

Apr 25 2016

Charles Postlewate – Five-Finger Technique for the Right-Hand

This two-hour DVD is a presentation of the 19-year project by Charles Postlewate on extending right hand technique for guitar to include the little finger. PART I presents this technique in actual repertoire, including standard guitar repertoire (by Barrios, Sor, Torroba and Villa-Lobos), new arrangements & transcriptions and original compositions. It features complete performances of twelve pieces recorded on Postlewate’s Homage to Villa-Lobos CD and published in the book by the same name. Each performance is introduced by Postlewate with explanations and demonstrations of how and where the little finger is used in the execution of scales, chords, arpeggios,...

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Reinier Voet – 50 Gypsy Jazz Licks You Must Know

Apr 21 2016

Reinier Voet – 50 Gypsy Jazz Licks You Must Know

Reinier Voet’s 50 Gypsy Jazz Licks You MUST Know is so much more than a hand-picked collection of versatile and essential gypsy jazz lines and phrases — its also a an homage to the man who innovated a timeless vocabulary that guitar players will still be quoting a thousand years from today. All of the licks are presented over a rhythm track so that you can hear and practice them in a musical context. Each performance is then followed by a detailed breakdown of the line along with the techniques being employed to perform it. Everything is tabbed and...

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Mark John Sternal – Easy Guitar Chords

Apr 19 2016

Mark John Sternal – Easy Guitar Chords

MJS – Easy Guitar Chords. Common Rhythms and Progressions in Every Key. Chords are the canvas for any song and any style of music. Using only 3 or 4 chords, guitarists can entertain an audience for hours! Whether a single player at a campfire, an afternoon on the front porch with friends and family, or an open blues jam, folk festival or stadium rock concert- all have one thing in common: CHORDS! Easy Guitar Chords DVD teaches you easy, basic chords that are found in every key of music, starting with open chords and progressing with time, strength and...

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Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Vol. 2

Apr 17 2016

Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Vol. 2

This second volume, of a two-part series, contains DVD by internationally recognized flamenco guitarist, Juan Martin. Provided are more than 21 solos, progressively graded in the three higher grades, 6 to 8, to suit players at intermediate and more advanced stages, who already have some experience of the instrument and techniques of flamenco. The DVD contains over 60 minutes of music. All text is provided in both English and Spanish. Juan Martin is an outstanding player and composer. He is among the very small number of flamenco guitarists to achieve international recognition as a solo concert and recording artist....

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Guitar Improvisation with Dario Pinelli

Apr 13 2016

Guitar Improvisation with Dario Pinelli

Dario Pinelli – a young, Italian guitarist, playing gypsy jazz (Manouche). Here we learn some exotic scales and arpeggios, which are used in this style. At the very beginning of his career, he played guitar polyrhythmic and polyphonic variations, while maintaining harmony in the bass and melody. However, in 2002 he changed his genre, and is fully immersed in gypsy jazz, or “Jazz Manouche”. In December 2004, Dario formed his new band, “Dario Pinelli Gypsy Jazz Trio”. Start improvising with Dario, don’t miss a chance.   Language: Italian, English Country: Italy Running time: 00:21:55 Quality: WEBRip Video: XviD 640×360...

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Emily Remler – Advanced Jazz And Latin Improvisation

Apr 08 2016

Emily Remler – Advanced Jazz And Latin Improvisation

This hour-long video with Emily Remler covers some of jazz guitar’s most important topics, such as true Bossa nova style, samba rhythms, unique chord positions, alternating bass lines, syncopated guitar parts, passing chords, jazz minor scales, arpeggio licks, learning to put various scales over certain chords, eighth-note improvisation, II-V progressions and V-I resolutions. There are more musical examples in this DVD, with plenty of licks and a clear explanation given for playing over ‘Type 1’ and ‘Type 2’ dominants; play Melodic minor from 5th for Type 1 (non-resolving) and play Melodic minor up half step for Type 2 (resolving)....

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Martin Simpson – Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals DVD 2

Apr 06 2016

Martin Simpson – Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals DVD 2

Martin Simpson Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals Volume 2 – Creating Your Own Arrangements. Martin explains how he creates the sounds for which he is so admired. He imparts invaluable information that will help the learning guitarist develop their own distinctive sound, while improving technique and musicianship. Working in alternate tunings, Martin covers a broad spectrum of songs, showing you how to find the basic melody and then fill out the arrangement. You’ll learn how to embellish tunes and move them into other octaves. This DVD helps to dramatically expand your ability to create you own unique arrangements. Martin Simpson’s compellingly...

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At a Glance: Classical Guitar

Apr 01 2016

At a Glance: Classical Guitar

A first of its kind, the At a Glance series pairs an instructional DVD lesson taught by a professional guitarist with a supplemental book for a comprehensive learning experience. Each book/DVD features several lessons pertaining to one topic, and the DVD lessons feature on-screen music. The lessons are loaded with valuable tips and information. Classical Guitar – At a Glance book includes over 20 works in notes and tab by Beethoven, Corelli, Carcassi, Carulli, Sor, and more. Songs include: Allegro Spiritoso, op. 10, no. 10 Andantino in C Barcarolle Bouree in E Minor Bridal Chorus Capriccio in C Major...

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