Acoustic Guitar Course – The Rock House Method

Jan 20 2017

Acoustic Guitar Course – The Rock House Method

Acoustic Guitar Course designed to take you from the very first stages of beginner to intermediate player in no time. JAM packed with instruction that covers a complete spectrum of techniques and components for acoustic guitar. You will learn the parts of the guitar, proper hand position, tuning, open and full form chords, Strum Patterns, Major & Minor Scales, Song rhythms and the basics of Finger Picking. You will be playing complete song rhythms with the full band backing tracks. The lessons are easy to understand and presented in a way that keeps your interested. This DVD is not...

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La Guitarra Flamenca de Pepe Habichuela

Jan 18 2017

La Guitarra Flamenca de Pepe Habichuela

Pepe Habichuela, a paragon of pure and earthy flamenco, unifies the traditional and the modern; in this video he reveals the magical world of his guitarra gitana. He plays eight selected pieces from his repertoire: Soleares, Alegria, Fandango de Huelva, Bulerias, Taranta, Solea por Bulerias, Tangos, as well as an unpublished version of his famous Rumba “A Mandeli”. Pepe plays each toque first at normal speed and then the individual falsetas are repeated slowly. Two percussionists accompany all the rhythmical palos. This video provides a fascinating selection of reproduceable pieces from one of the great masters of the flamenco...

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Led Zeppelin – Acoustic Sessions

Jan 16 2017

Led Zeppelin – Acoustic Sessions

Led Zeppelin Acoustic Sessions Book & DVD. The Guitar Sessions series features songbooks centered around detailed instructional video lessons that teach how to play rock ‘n’ roll’s greatest songs, shown step-by-step by knowledgeable guitar-slinging hosts who then perform the music in its entirety. With Led Zeppelin: Acoustic Sessions, you’ll learn riff by riff how to play all of Jimmy Page’s guitar parts in Led Zeppelin’s most classic acoustic songs, including Jimmy’s famous alternate tunings and even some of the must-know mandolin and electric guitar parts. In addition to the DVD lessons, this book also includes detailed written lessons and...

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Romane – La Guitare Jazz Manouche

Jan 13 2017

Romane – La Guitare Jazz Manouche

Unitonic scales , diminished arpeggios, minor and major triads, improvised bi-tonal phrasing phrasing, chromatic scales “rolls”, voicings on standard harmonic progressions, diatonic substitutions, “manouche pompe” pick “sweeping,” “rolls” etc. In this DVD youll discover very precious technical and aesthetic information directly inherited from the Gypsy Master, Django Reinhardt. Gammes unitoniques et arpèges diminués en escalier, triades majeures et mineures, phrases d’improvisation bitonales, roulé de gamme chromatique, voicings sur les progressions harmoniques standards, substitutions diatoniques et tritoniques, enrichissements d’accords, accompagnement manouche et syncopé, technique du sweeping, roulement de médiator, etc. Vous découvrirez ainsi dans ce DVD tout un ensemble de...

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Fred Sokolow – Irving Berlin Songbook

Jan 09 2017

Fred Sokolow – Irving Berlin Songbook

Irving Berlin wrote some of the most popular songs of all time, and they sound great on guitar. In this DVD, Fred plays and teaches six Berlin favorites, including guitar backup (for singing) and instrumental versions of each tune. Just for fun, Fred includes the rarely-heard introductory verses to some of the songs, and plays ad-lib instrumental chord solos for all of them. After playing each song, Fred gives you a run-down on the arrangement, going over tricky spots and analyzing the chord progression and substitutions. Then he replays it slower on a split-screen with close-ups of both hands....

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Roy Book Binder – Blues By The Book Lesson 1

Jan 07 2017

Roy Book Binder – Blues By The Book Lesson 1

If you’re ready to develop your own distinctive blues style, Roy Book Binder has assembled a complete vocabulary of licks and techniques to help you do it. Roy humbly calls this thorough breakdown of the elements of his own fingerstyle blues style “some tricks about playing the guitar,” but don’t let his laconic delivery fool you. By the time you’re finished studying with “Book,” you’ll have a solid base of skills under your fingertips. Roy’s firsthand knowledge of the great Piedmont-style players makes this video a must for anyone who loves traditional blues. Our trademark Homespun split screen makes...

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Steve Kaufman – Complete Flatpicking Guitar

Jan 05 2017

Steve Kaufman – Complete Flatpicking Guitar

This comprehensive study of contemporary flatpicking guitar technique presents numerous solos for the beginning through advanced flatpicking guitarist along with tips on creating your own flatpicking arrangements. The book addresses the tablature system, tuning, right and left-hand technique, use of the capo and the microphone, transposing using the Nashville numbering system, bluegrass back-up, arranging flatpicking solos and instrumentals. If you’re into country or bluegrass music, or if you just want to develop outstanding flatpicking technique, this book is for you. Written in standard notation and tablature. The stereo play-along CD features Steve Kaufman’s rousing performance of each flatpicking solo!...

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Ultimate Easy Guitar Play-Along – John Lennon

Dec 31 2016

Ultimate Easy Guitar Play-Along – John Lennon

Ultimate Easy Guitar Play-Along John Lennon: Eight Songs Spanning His Solo Career. Easy Guitar Tab, PDF Book & DVD. In the wake of The Beatles’ dissolution, John Lennon launched into a period of self-examination and exploration that produced some of his most personal and emotional work. From the turmoil and revelation of albums John Lennon/Plastic Ono Band and Imagine to the celebration of marital and domestic bliss on Double Fantasy, John covered decidedly more adult themes in his later output. With this video, you will learn the guitar parts to eight songs from John Lennon’s solo period. To make...

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Ray Hitchins – Reggae Guitar

Dec 28 2016

Ray Hitchins – Reggae Guitar

Ray Hitchins, former head of the guitar department at the Jamaica School of Music teaches how to play reggae guitar in this instructional video. Learn reggae rhythm riffs & fills, the check and… Ray Hitchins, former head of the guitar department at the Jamaica School of Music teaches how to play reggae guitar in this instructional video. Learn reggae rhythm riffs & fills, the check and checker rhythm patterns, tenuto, staccato, dummy strokes, broken chords, double stops, fingerpicking, and more. Learn to play authentic reggae guitar. Here’s a complete guide to this unique style of music, including an explanation...

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Mark Stuart – Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles

Dec 25 2016

Mark Stuart – Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles

Americana Acoustic Guitar is a great lesson for the guitarist who wants to spice up his/her playing with some new idea on backing themselves or other singers. Mark Stuart is master at this style of playing and is known Internationally as one of the great sidemen. He’s a good teacher, too! In this lesson, Mark focuses on various techniques and thoughts that will help you zone in on what it takes to become a tasteful side person, or to back yourself on your own songs. Topics include: Mark’s Hybrid Style (playing with flat pick and fingers); Playing Octaves on...

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