George Heussenstamm – Harmony & Theory Part 1

Feb 25 2018

George Heussenstamm – Harmony & Theory Part 1

George Heussenstamm Harmony & Theory Part 1 PDF. Diatonic. George Heussenstamm, composer of more than 85 published works and author of The Norton Manual of Music Notation, taught college-level theory for several decades. Unable to find what he considered a suitable text, he wrote his own, honing it through practical classroom experience. This book is designed for anyone wishing to expand their knowledge of music theory, whether beginner or more advanced. The first two chapters deal with music fundamentals, and may be skipped by those with music reading experience. Each chapter contains many examples that clearly illustrate the concepts...

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Marcus Miller Legend Player

Feb 24 2018

Marcus Miller Legend Player

Marcus Miller Legend Player PDF. Marcus Miller is an American jazz composer, producer and multi-instrumentalist, best known as a bass guitarist. Throughout his career, Miller worked with trumpeter Miles Davis, pianist Herbie Hancock, singer Luther Vandross, and saxophonist David Sanborn, as well as maintaining a successful solo career. Miller is classically trained as a clarinetist and also plays keyboards, saxophone and guitar. There are 15 transcriptions of songs Marcus Miller, published in Japan. Songs include: Rio Funk Could It Be You Hideaway Straight To The Heart Run For Cover Shake Dance Maputo Benny Crossfire Panther Steveland Rampage The Sun...

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John Ganapes – Blues You Can Use: Guitar Chords

Feb 23 2018

John Ganapes – Blues You Can Use: Guitar Chords

John Ganapes Blues You Can Use Guitar Chords PDF. A reference guide to blues, R&B, jazz, and rock rhythm guitar, with hundreds of voicings, chord theory construction, chord progressions and exercises and much more. The Blues You Can Use Book Of Guitar Chords is useful for the beginner to advanced player. It starts with a fairly thorough explanation of the theory of chord construction – how chords are built by stacking 3rds on top of each other, how the type of thirds used determine the type of chord, etc. Then you get the chord encyclopedia, which of course focuses...

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Dave Celentano – Essential Blues Guitar

Feb 22 2018

Dave Celentano – Essential Blues Guitar

Dave Celentano Essential Blues Guitar PDF. Dave Celentano brings you a handy guide to playing blues guitars and takes care to emphasize the essentials of this emotive style. He includes sections on chord changes, scales, rhythms, turnarounds, phrasing, soloing and more. With a large reserve of examples and diagrams, plus 10 rhythm tracks for soloing and improvising. This book is easy to read, attractive lay-out, excellent scale diagrams. Covers all the main relevant scales in all fingerboard positions in a simple, effective way. This book is a good practice book to play along with the cd for, but there...

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Dawn Richardson – Block Rockin’ Beats

Feb 21 2018

Dawn Richardson – Block Rockin’ Beats

Dawn Richardson Block Rockin’ Beats PDF. This book has tons of cool grooves and fills for the intermediate to advanced drummer. This book reflects recent musical trends by focusing on funky rock, hip hop, jungle and drum ‘n’ bass influenced patterns for the drum kit. As time marches on, popular music continues to evolve and change. Block Rockin’ Beats is designed to give the drummer more ideas and tools to help function in a musical environment that was not only influenced by jazz, blues, gospel, country, soul, latin and funk styles – but also shaped by D.J.s, samplers and...

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Ben Bolt – Music Theory For The Rock Guitarist

Feb 20 2018

Ben Bolt – Music Theory For The Rock Guitarist

Ben Bolt Music Theory For The Rock Guitarist PDF. Every rock guitar player learns a little theory, at least. But there is an ongoing debate over whether theory is absolutely necessary for a rock guitarist. Some great guitar players never learn any music theory, but on the other hand, it does help if you want to get work in a band. Practical music theory for rock guitarists. Few words many notes. Basic concepts – quint-quart circle, scales and modes, harmonic and melodic intervals, passing tones, diatonic and chromaticism. Arpeggios, chords – all in one.   See also: Mark John...

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Daniel Ho – Slack Key Guitar: The G Kilauea Tuning

Feb 19 2018

Daniel Ho – Slack Key Guitar: The G Kilauea Tuning

Daniel Ho Slack Key Guitar PDF. Six-time Grammy award-winner Daniel Ho shares the secrets of his G Kilauea slack key guitar tuning in this comprehensive study. Slack key is played on regular Guitars with certain strings slackened from standard tuning (EADGBE). Tunings were created to allow guitarists to play in different keys, accommodate vocal ranges, and facilitate distinctive musical phrases. Historically, slack key tunings were closely guarded family secrets. Due to its recent surge in popularity, information about slack key tunings is now readily available. There are hundreds of slack key tunings, but what emerged as the most recognized...

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David Garibaldi – The Funky Beat

Feb 18 2018

David Garibaldi – The Funky Beat

David Garibaldi The Funky Beat PDF. In The Funky Beat, David focuses on combining funk and jazz with Afro-Cuban rhythms to extend his own innovative style. By dissecting his grooves and musical choices for each song on the CD, David demonstrates how to develop musical skills and how to create a signature sound. This book/audio package includes eight charts and two CDs mixed with and without drums for play-along usage. As a bonus, David transcribes and explains eleven of his legendary Tower of Power grooves. The book explains the seminal James Brown funk grooves and how to build upon...

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Arnaud Leprêtre – La Bible du guitariste Vol. 1

Feb 17 2018

Arnaud Leprêtre – La Bible du guitariste Vol. 1

Arnaud Leprêtre La Bible du guitariste Vol 1 PDF. Arnaud Leprêtre, guitariste éclectique, intervenant dans plusieurs revues guitaristiques de renom, vient de faire paraître un hors-série “La Bible Du Guitariste” chez Guitarist Pédago. Ce recueil vous propose les rubriques, les explications suivantes: Théorie & Harmonie; 120 positions d’accords; Les principales gammes; Triades et arpèges; Travail du rythme; Techniques d’accompagnement; Technique & vélocité; Sweeping; Tapping; Rythmiques avec play-back; Phrases solo avec play-back. 4 scores complets avec play-back (Pop, Rock, Funk et Blues Jazz). Ce recueil en format pdf de 46 pages, outre des explications bien faites qui vous feront avancer...

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Best Of R&B – Guitar Signature Licks

Feb 16 2018

Best Of R&B – Guitar Signature Licks

Best Of R&B Guitar Signature Licks PDF. This terrific book/CD pack provides a step-by-step breakdown of the guitar styles and techniques used on 13 R&B classics. Also features interesting commentary by Dave Rubin on the development of the R&B genre, and The Guitars of Motown. Listen to music, follow the tabs and play like your favourite musician. The Signature Licks Series features book and CD packs and DVDs specially designed to teach a musician the trademark techniques of popular artists and musical styles. Each package features an in-depth breakdown of the riffs and sounds unique to the band or...

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