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

Feb 12 2019

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

Charles Postlewate Five-Finger Technique for the Right-Hand download free. 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...

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Fred Sokolow – Jazz Standards for Beginners

Feb 10 2019

Fred Sokolow – Jazz Standards for Beginners

Fred Sokolow Jazz Standards for Beginners. If you love old standards like Autumn Leaves and Moonglow, but always thought only advanced guitarists could play jazz, you’ll love Fred’s easy-to-play jazz chord solos. In this lesson, you’ll learn six timeless tunes from start to finish: how to play backup while you sing them, and how to play a beautiful chord melody solo/instrumental for each song. The tunes are arranged for beginners, with very few difficult chords. Fred plays and sings each song, then goes over the tricky spots in each tune before playing it slower, on a split screen with...

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An Intimate Lesson with Tony Rice

Feb 07 2019

An Intimate Lesson with Tony Rice

An Intimate Lesson with Tony Rice. This archival video lesson, originally recorded in 1984, brings the fabulous Tony Rice picking style up close and personal so you can clearly see what he’s doing. Tony has chosen six songs and instrumentals to demonstrate a variety of styles and techniques, and he breaks them down carefully for the learning player. Throughout this 60-minute lesson you’ll be able to watch the exact movement of both his fretting fingers and his right-hand flatpicking through our split-screen video technique and close-up camera work. In addition, Tony’s beautifully rendered performances of the songs and instrumentals...

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Guitar World – Secrets of the Great Acoustic Songwriters

Feb 02 2019

Guitar World – Secrets of the Great Acoustic Songwriters

Guitar World Secrets of the Great Acoustic Songwriters DVD download. A compilation of nine instructional video lessons and their accompanying print articles and tabs that were produced by esteemed Musicians Institute instructor Dale Turner for his Guitar World magazine column, Hole Notes. The collection offers a virtual gold mine of insightful analysis of the signature playing and songwriting styles of some of the most legendary names in acoustic folk, pop and rock guitar: Paul Simon, John Lennon, George Harrison, Elliot Smith, John Frusciante, Jeff Buckley, Antonio Carlos Jobim, Nick Drake and Ani DiFranco. Each chapter focuses on a particular...

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Paul Baloche – Acoustic Guitar

Jan 31 2019

Paul Baloche – Acoustic Guitar

Paul Baloche Acoustic Guitar DVD download free. Since 1995, Paul Baloche’s instructional videos have empowered thousands of guitarists to play the more challenging music styles of today. This all new 2-1/2 hour DVD is jam-packed with up close and personal instruction on acoustic guitar essentials including: the open chord concept, finger picking techniques, right and left hand damping, using your capo to play in all keys, walkdowns in all keys, alternate voicings for common chords, modern chord progressions, improving your timing and feel, progressive barre chord voicings, effective strumming patterns and techniques, and more. Mastering the concepts and techniques...

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At a Glance Classical Guitar

Jan 27 2019

At a Glance Classical Guitar

At a Glance Classical Guitar DVD download with PDF book. The best music there is. Far superior to any popular music such as rap, rock, etc. Classical music is real music with real emotion and complexity and grandness of conception. It has been around for hundreds of years and its greatness cannot be denied. It takes much skill, intelligence, practice, and virtuosity to play classical music. The difference between popular music and classical are in there nature and composition. Classical often using intricate arrangements, professional trained singers and lush complex orchestral works. A first of its kind, the At...

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SongXpress – Guitar Yuletide Tunes

Jan 25 2019

SongXpress – Guitar Yuletide Tunes

SongXpress Guitar Yuletide Tunes download free. A guitar instructional video, designed for guitarists who want to learn to play Christmas songs. The videotape includes beginner material, and additional guitar parts to play, for slightly more advanced guitarists. The choice of material is good… each of these tunes are popular, and you’ll surely get asked to play them frequently. Your instructor will give you step-by-step instruction to have you playing all the chords and familiar melody lines allowing you to impress family and friends in no time. Everyone will think you’ve been playing guitar for years! Christmas is just around...

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Guitar Building Blocks: Instant Fingerpicking Success

Jan 21 2019

Guitar Building Blocks: Instant Fingerpicking Success

Guitar Building Blocks Instant Fingerpicking Success. The fingerpicking style is one of the most popular and engaging ways of playing the guitar. It’s especially good for song accompaniment, and has been favored by folk, blues and country pickers, especially singer-songwriters such as James Taylor, Paul Simon, Shawn Colvin and Nanci Griffith. This lesson de-mystifies the right-hand technique by breaking it down into patterns that can be learned quickly and easily. Once these are mastered, a world of wonderful sounds will be available on the guitar, and you’ll be able to apply them to some all-time favorite folk and traditional...

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Sal Salvador – Jazz Chording and Comping

Jan 17 2019

Sal Salvador – Jazz Chording and Comping

Sal Salvador Jazz Chording and Comping download. Throughout this informative and jam-packed tape, Sal teaches you jazz chord forms and substitutions, flat 5 substitutions, playing behind a soloist as well as a vocalist in a duet setting, II-V-I progressions, altering chords as they lead to a minor chord, I-VI-II-V progressions in major and minor, the ‘Charleston’ beat, comping, soloing over major and minor I-IV-II-V progressions and much more. Many of the examples are illustrated with Sal’s band, including some terrific jazz vocals. Sal Salvador was a capable soloist and accompanist whose single-string style, shaped by his early interest in...

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Fred Sokolow – The Music of Buddy Holly

Jan 13 2019

Fred Sokolow – The Music of Buddy Holly

Fred Sokolow The Music of Buddy Holly. Though Buddy Holly’s career was short, he was a huge influence on the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, Bob Dylan and most of the rockers and songwriters of the 1960s, 1970s and beyond. Most of the songs in this collection have been hits many times over and they’re still covered today by rock, pop and country bands. Fred makes Buddy’s tunes accessible to fingerpicking guitarists in this instructional DVD that includes rockers like That’ll Be the Day, It’s So Easy and Maybe Baby, and pretty ballads like Raining In My Heart and Everyday....

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