Mark Stuart – Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles

Mar 03 2018

Mark Stuart – Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles

Mark Stuart Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles DVD download. 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...

Read More

Massimo Varini – Pop Guitar Survival Guide

Feb 24 2018

Massimo Varini – Pop Guitar Survival Guide

Massimo Varini’s Pop Guitar Survival Guide is an ideal course of study for intermediate guitar players and beyond (this is NOT a beginners course) who compose, arrange, or cover popular music across all genres. Presented in seven sections, each focused on a key element of the art, Massimo steps you through all of the fundamental rhythm and lead guitar skills, techniques, harmonic approaches and sonic qualities required to get the gig and keep it. Composer, arranger, producer, renown educator, monster acoustic and electric guitarist, Massimo Varini’s credits span 45-million records sold, two Grammy’s, 12-million YouTube video views, multiple Top...

Read More

Elijah Wald – The Guitar of Joseph Spence

Feb 20 2018

Elijah Wald – The Guitar of Joseph Spence

Elijah Wald The Guitar of Joseph Spence. Joseph Spence was a virtuoso guitarist and master arranger in a style that was uniquely personal and yet caught the imagination of musicians around the world. He has been compared to the great blues masters, the African acoustic pioneers, and Thelonious Monk, and inspired such varied disciples as Ry Cooder (who has recorded four of his arrangements), Taj Mahal, John Renbourn, and David Lindley. Born on the island of Andros in the Bahamas in 1910, Spence worked as a stone mason, playing mostly the religious songs he and his neighbors sang in...

Read More

Tommy Emmanuel – Guitar Talk

Feb 13 2018

Tommy Emmanuel – Guitar Talk

Tommy Emmanuel Guitar Talk DVD download. Are you ready to become a better guitar player? Are you interested in seeing how Tommy makes his guitar talk? Either way, you’ll find this video by Tommy Emmanuel, often called… the greatest all-round guitarist in the world today… to be informative and inspirational as he draws on 30 years experience to show you, in typical Tommy style, the essentials of guitar playing. You’ll learn how to: String and tune your guitar so that it stays in tune. Develop groove in your rhythm guitar playing. Become a one man band play Guitar Boogie...

Read More

Adam Rafferty – How To Play The Jackson Five for Solo Fingerstyle

Feb 06 2018

Adam Rafferty – How To Play The Jackson Five for Solo Fingerstyle

Adam Rafferty – How To Play The Jackson Five for Solo Fingerstyle. In this DVD guitar lesson, Adam Rafferty will show you the fingerings, the moves, the grooves, the concepts, and the “secrets” you’ll need to know to play these well loved songs of the Jackson 5 on solo guitar. You’ll learn how to easily combine a melody, baseline, and inner voices – yes you’ll play 3 parts all at the same time – while keeping the groove so “tight” that your audiences fingers will snap and toes will tap as YOU play the guitar! No music reading required,...

Read More

Martin Simpson – Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals DVD 1

Jan 25 2018

Martin Simpson – Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals DVD 1

Martin Simpson Acoustic Guitar Instrumentals Volume 1 – Arrangements In Alternate Tunings. Learn Martin Simpson’s most compelling arrangements, along with the guitar techniques that give his playing great distinction and popularity. Martin has pioneered the use of altered tunings to bring out the widest possible harmonic range of the guitar, and each of the songs on this DVD features that special sound. You’ll learn three Scottish airs in dropped-D tuning: Rosie Anderson, The Shearing’s Not for You and Bogie’s Bonnie Belle. Then, on to an altered G tuning for two traditional American tunes, the evocative Pretty Saro and the...

Read More

Mastery of the Flamenco Guitar Series with Guillermo Rios Vol 1 – 3

Jan 06 2018

Mastery of the Flamenco Guitar Series with Guillermo Rios Vol 1 – 3

Mastery of the Flamenco Guitar Series with Guillermo Rios Volume 1, 2, 3 download free. Vol. I- 16 sessions covering essential basic techniques as well as Alegrias, Tangos, Bulerias & Siguiriyas. Vol. II- Soleares & Alegrias with explanation of rhythmic and harmonic structure as well as compositional possibilities. This DVD is filmed with 2 camera angles to watch both hands at once. Vol. III “Toques Libres”- The non-rhythmic Flamenco tradition. This covers Malaguenas, Mineras, Rondenas, Granadinas & Tarantas. This DVD is filmed with 2 camera angles to watch both hands at once. The guitars used on Volume 3 are...

Read More

Andy Summers Guitar

Jan 01 2018

Andy Summers Guitar

Andy Summers Guitar download free DVD. Andy Summers not only teaches some great guitar parts from his years with The Police, he demonstrates some more advanced playing plus jazz and blues styles. You’ll learn about chord group memorization and clusters, special suspensions, visualizing the root, mapping out the neck, modal interchanges, “squeezing” the chords, and a whole lot more. Plus some great live performances by Andy playing with his band! A great set – a long session with Mr. Andrew Summers himself. Summers give lessons and explanations on all the facets of his style, as well as extensive demonstrations...

Read More

Roy Rogers – Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues

Oct 28 2017

Roy Rogers – Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues

Roy Rogers Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues. Learn to play the blistering guitar solos, churning rhythms and wiling slide sounds that have impressed Roy Rogers’ fans worldwide. Roy has been called “a force to be reckoned with” (Guitar Player) and “an exceptionally articulate slide guitarist” (Rolling Stone). Now he teaches his award-winning style along with dynamic arrangements to several blues favorites. Roy covers all the essentials – how to get into open tunings, hold the slide, play with vibrato and proper intonation, and develop a powerful picking style using plectrum and fingers. You’ll progress to advanced slide techniques...

Read More

Happy Traum – Basic Arranging That Every Guitarist Should Know #2

Sep 23 2017

Happy Traum – Basic Arranging That Every Guitarist Should Know #2

Basic Arranging That Every Guitarist Should Know #2. The learning continues as Happy Traum takes you, step-by-step, through three more classic American songs, building each one from its simplest chord-and-strum accompaniment (a perfect jumping-off point for the beginning player) to a fully realized performance piece complete with melody notes, bass lines, chord substitutions, harmonies, picking techniques and improvisations. Drawing on his nearly 50 years of teaching experience, Happy systematically introduces elements to each song that will help give you a better command of the fretboard. At the same time you’ll be adding wonderful material to your repertoire, building your...

Read More