Dan Erlewine – Advanced Fretting Volume 2

Jun 17 2019

Dan Erlewine – Advanced Fretting Volume 2

Dan Erlewine Advanced Fretting Volume 2. Advanced Fretting will teach you how to do professional-level work on tricky fret jobs. This is practical training for everyone involved in guitar repair. Advanced tools are demonstrated in use on real jobs, so you can decide what you really need for the work you do. Volume 2: Additional advanced techniques for the professional. “I simply couldn’t fit all the fretting tips and techniques – nor the variety of fret jobs – that I wanted to share in just one advanced fretting tape. Read the tape descriptions, and you’ll see why. For example,...

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Fareed Haque’s 1-2-3 Bossa Nova

Jun 15 2019

Fareed Haque’s 1-2-3 Bossa Nova

Muddle some cachaca with lime and sugar, add crushed ice and take your Caipirinha to your favorite spot on Rio de Janeiro’s famous Copacabana beach for the sunset. Bare feet wiggling in the sand, you watch the pretty people stroll aimlessly to the sounds of live bossa nova, itself a muddled blend of samba and jazz. The long tanned legs and bikinis are captivating but you play guitar and would much rather find the band and cop the guitarist’s rhythm patterns and chord voicings. Stay right where you are mi amigo – Fareed Haque has you covered with 1-2-3...

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Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Volume 1

Jun 12 2019

Juan Martin – Solos Flamencos Volume 1

Solos Flamencos Volumes 1 and 2 – comprehensive multimedia teaching sets.These Book, CD and DVD sets present 63 solos, progressively graded from absolute beginners to more advanced, to suit players of all levels. Volume 1 contains examples of eighteen different palos (rhythmic forms) of flamenco, with a wealth of melodic falsetas and rhythms. The music for all these is accurately written in notation and flamenco tab (cifra) in the book, and is also recorded on the companion CD. The DVD contains over 57 minutes of solo music, and also includes introduction by Juan Martin and brief scenes of Andalucia...

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Mike Christiansen – Complete Jazz Guitar Method

Jun 08 2019

Mike Christiansen – Complete Jazz Guitar Method

Mike Christiansen Complete Jazz Guitar Method. If you’re getting into jazz or expanding your jazz chops, this comprehensive approach is for you. From comping and chord voicings to single-note soloing, you will learn, step by step, the tools necessary for playing jazz guitar. The book is easy to understand and contains hundreds of great-sounding playable examples to serve as springboards for applying the concepts to jazz standards or your own compositions. Whether you’re into traditional jazz or fusion, this book has it all. In notation and tablature. Mike Christiansen is a Professor and Director of Guitar Studies at Utah...

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Acoustic Masterclass: Acoustic Blues Solos

Jun 05 2019

Acoustic Masterclass: Acoustic Blues Solos

Acoustic Masterclass Acoustic Blues Solos. Twelve solo acoustic blues masterpieces taught on-screen with exclusive up-close multi-camera option by the original artists. Double disc sets… DVD 5’s with 2 hours of lessons and 6 hours of footage. This video manual for the guitar blues solo on 2 DVD. The school contains 12 songs of famous musicians nominated for Grammy: Mike Dowling, Al Petteway and Kenny Sultan. Includes full sheet music and guitar tablature, compiled by the artists. On the DVDs themselves are PDF files with 80 full sized pages of transcriptions with BOTH Standard notation and Tablature. This DVD has...

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Bob Brozman – Learn To Play Bottleneck Blues Guitar Volume 3

Jun 01 2019

Bob Brozman – Learn To Play Bottleneck Blues Guitar Volume 3

Bob Brozman Learn To Play Bottleneck Blues Guitar Volume 3. Repertoire. Brozman digs deeper into the bottleneck blues repertoire with this exploration of major and minor keys in open and standard tunings. He covers traditional styles of Bukka White, Tampa Red, Charlie Patton and other Delta masters. Songs: “Old Dog Blues,” “Jitterbug Swing,” “Denver Blues,” “Cypress Grove,” “Telegram Blues,” “Pony Blues,” more. If you’re new to bottleneck playing, I’d recommend starting with disc one in the series. It will give you the bedrock basic techniques that are used extensively in these more advanced lessons. These discs provide additional techniques...

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Stefan Grossman – Buckets of Rain

May 29 2019

Stefan Grossman – Buckets of Rain

Stefan Grossman – Buckets of Rain. Fingerpicking Possibilities in Open D Tuning. In these last few years I have been spending a lot of time exploring and wandering in the Open D tuning (D A D F# A D). Henry Worrall composed and arranged Sebastopol, a solo parlor guitar piece, in an Open D tuning and published it in 1860 with A.C. Peters & J.L. Peters, music publishers, Cincinnati, Ohio. The piece was very popular throughout the nineteenth century. Worrall intended the piece to be an imitation of a military bugle and band. Somehow, Worrall’s Sebastopol entered in to...

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John Jorgenson – Intermediate Gypsy Jazz Guitar

May 27 2019

John Jorgenson – Intermediate Gypsy Jazz Guitar

John Jorgenson Intermediate Gypsy Jazz Guitar. This has got to be the best way to learn to play this kind of music! The DVD, CD, and tab – it’s all there. The second installment of John’s Gypsy Jazz instructional series, targeted for players who have mastered the content of the first DVD and who are looking to sharpen their skills with more advanced techniques. Book, DVD, CD set. Continues with characteristic Gypsy style licks and techniques based on the arpeggios and patterns taught in the first volume. Jorgenson presents a very systematic learning method, first teaching simple licks and...

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Guitar Lessons – Genre: Bluegrass Volume 1

May 25 2019

Guitar Lessons – Genre: Bluegrass Volume 1

Bluegrass music is a form of American roots music, and a sub-genre of country music. Bluegrass was inspired by the music of Appalachia. It has mixed roots in Irish, Scottish, Welsh, and English traditional music, and also later influenced by the music of African-Americans through incorporation of jazz elements. Bluegrass Guitar Lessons A sub-genre of country music which blends improvising with folk-like melodies. Pioneered by Bill Monroe in the 1930s in the “bluegrass” state. Bluegrass is one of the most recognizable styles of guitar. Some refer to bluegrass as a celebration of the simple things in life. Dive into...

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Jimmy Dillon – Soul of Acoustic Guitar

May 21 2019

Jimmy Dillon – Soul of Acoustic Guitar

Soul of Acoustic Guitar is a truly jam-packed 3-DVD guitar course complete with 35 pages of tabs, that will teach you the secrets to playing like legendary acoustic artists in 15 different styles, plus TONS of juicy guitar tricks that YOU can learn almost immediately. You’ll learn “Riversong”, a rolling folksy groove that really captures a soulful acoustic sound. How to combine sliding notes with picking patterns for a new cool sound. How to combine strumming with fingerpicking for a truly full, rich acoustic sound. Plus: how to create your own variations and get a wild rolling freedom into...

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