Martin Simpson – Making Connections in Open Tunings

Dec 23 2018

Martin Simpson – Making Connections in Open Tunings

Martin Simpson Making Connections in Open Tunings DVD download. Martin explores relationships between traditional open (major and minor) tunings and more modern open tunings in this fun, accessible master class. In this lesson, Martin looks at various tunings he uses as part of his signature sound and compares them in relation to each other and to standard tuning. He demonstrates commonly used chord forms that work in standard and open tunings. Martin’s take on Open Tunings and how they work is an absolute must for any guitar player! Martin also touches on some of his unique right and left...

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Woody Mann – The Art Of Acoustic Blues Guitar: The Basics

Dec 19 2018

Woody Mann – The Art Of Acoustic Blues Guitar: The Basics

Woody Mann The Art Of Acoustic Blues Guitar The Basics download. Whether your favourite blues guitarist is Robert Johnson, Muddy Waters, Blind Blake, John Lee Hooker, Big Bill Broonzy, or Mississippi John Hurt, studying the basic techniques presented in this program is the first step toward being able to capture the essence of their traditional styles. In The Basics Woody Mann shows you practical ways to develop fundamental technique and offers you insights into the musical logic of blues guitar. Woody walks you through each song, explaining the chord positions and picking techniques. He teaches blues in the keys...

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Tim Sparks – Fingerstyle Roots, Rags & Blues

Dec 17 2018

Tim Sparks – Fingerstyle Roots, Rags & Blues

Tim Sparks Fingerstyle Roots, Rags & Blues. Virtuoso acoustic wizard and fingerstyle master, Tim Sparks presents Fingerstyle Roots, Rags & Blues, an insightful exploration of Early Americana Roots music and intensive fingerstyle study program for intermediate and advanced students. Fingerstyle Roots, Rags & Blues covers Delta Blues, Country Gospel, New Orleans, Ragtime, Early Jazz and the most amazing version of “The Mississippi Blues” that we’ve ever seen performed or heard here. The tunes in this collection evoke a time when American Roots music crystallized and was transformed by the effects of recordings and radio. Some of these selections were...

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Rick Udler – The Brazilian Sound for Fingerstyle Guitar

Dec 15 2018

Rick Udler – The Brazilian Sound for Fingerstyle Guitar

Rick Udler The Brazilian Sound for Fingerstyle Guitar. Brazil has produced some of the most vibrant and exciting guitar music in the instrument’s history. In this lesson, Rick Udler discusses and demonstrates styles, techniques, and rhythms of Brazil’s great players. This is a unique opportunity for guitarists to delve into the beautiful sounds of this musical land. Rick begins by going over chords that are commonly used by Brazilian guitarists. He then teaches the accompaniment to singer/songwriter Gilberto Gil’s beautiful composition, A Paz, to illustrate the use of chords with open strings. A step-by-step analysis of Bossa Nova accompaniment...

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Ayer y hoy de la Guitarra flamenca – De Sabicas a Paco de Lucia

Dec 13 2018

Ayer y hoy de la Guitarra flamenca – De Sabicas a Paco de Lucia

Interesting video of masters of flamenco guitar. You will catch a lot of interesting things. The height and splendor that flamenco concert guitar enjoys today comes from several decades ago when several artists strived to make the flamenco instrument a protagonist on its own. Among them shined Sabicas, the magistral guitarrist that popularized flamenco guitar as a solo act. The selection of Artists starts with him. He’s followed by 4 artists that nowaday triumph all over the world: Serranito,with is admirable creativity, Paco de Lucia, considered the most revolutionary and internacional artist of the gender; Enrique de Melchor, inspired...

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John Sebastian Teaches Eight Lovin’ Spoonful Hits

Dec 10 2018

John Sebastian Teaches Eight Lovin’ Spoonful Hits

John Sebastian Teaches Eight Lovin’ Spoonful Hits. Learn to play some of the most enduring hits in the history of rock and roll! John Sebastian guides you through nine of his classic songs, teaching the chord progressions, bass lines, strums and fingerpicking techniques that will enable you to play these good-time tunes with relative ease. With his affable good humor and impeccable musicianship, John points out the small nuances that will help you simulate the instruments and sounds you heard on the original recordings. He adds insights into the music and some delightful tidbits of rock history based on...

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Robert Johnson – Guitar Signature Licks (DVD)

Dec 08 2018

Robert Johnson – Guitar Signature Licks (DVD)

Robert Johnson Guitar Signature Licks DVD download. The original blues guitar hero who, according to musical folklore, sold his soul at a desolate crossroads in return for musical virtuosity, Robert Johnson unwittingly inspired a guitar revolution. In the hands of Eric Clapton, John Mayall, Peter Green and others, the songs of the legendary bluesman became the very basis of British blues sound, and the roots of modern rock as we know it. In this unique DVD, Scott Ainslie presents a lesson devoted to Johnson’s work, teaching you seven of his greatest songs. Ainslie delivers a concise and accessible demonstration...

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Fred Sokolow – Beginner’s Blues Guitar

Dec 05 2018

Fred Sokolow – Beginner’s Blues Guitar

Fred Sokolow Beginner’s Blues Guitar. In this DVD lesson, Fred Sokolow starts at the very beginning: tuning up and playing simple chords. But by the end of this 70 minute session you will be playing the blues in several keys, strumming and fingerpicking. You’ll know how to play: Blues turnarounds Boogie Woogie bass lines Several strumming and fingerpicking accompaniment patterns Blues solos, licks and accompaniment styles of Lightnin’ Hopkins, Big Bill Broonzy, Jimmy Reed, Mississippi John Hurt and others Classic blues tunes like How Long Blues, Keys To The Highway, Baby What You Want Me To Do, Blues With...

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Guitar Licks Goldmine – 200 Acoustic Licks

Dec 03 2018

Guitar Licks Goldmine – 200 Acoustic Licks

A Guitar Licks Goldmine awaits in this incredible acoustic collection! With four hours of content, this DVD is jam-packed with lead lines, phrases, and riffs personally taught to you by professional guitarists Matthew Schroeder, Ben Woolman, Peter Roller, and Colin O’Brien. Each and every authentic lick includes a walk-through explanation by a pro guitarist and note-for-note on-screen tablature. Normal and slow-speed performance demos are included to really help viewers master the licks. Great variety of lick styles for the acoustic guitar. Including percussion and other effect styles. Great blues and bluegrass licks also. Yes, only a few might be...

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Learn To Play Simon And Garfunkel

Dec 01 2018

Learn To Play Simon And Garfunkel

Learn five Simon & Garfunkel tracks note for note with Lee Hodgson. This superb DVD will teach you five inspirational acoustic classics from one of the most popular recording artists of the 60s. Lee Hodgson is a versatile studio musician and vastly experienced stage performer. He is also a regularly featured columnist and transcriber for both Guitarist and Guitar Techniques magazine. This part of a collection of Guitar Tuition DVD’s which take you from a beginner right through to the Advanced and there is quite a few however they are well worth it. If you’re a beginner or someone...

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