John Valerio – Latin Jazz Piano

Sep 20 2016

John Valerio – Latin Jazz Piano

Learn how to play Latin jazz Piano based on traditional Latin music from Cuba and Brazil. Latin Jazz Piano addresses the three roles that the jazz pianist typically plays: as a member of an accompanying rhythm section, as a lead instrument within an ensemble and as a solo instrument. The CD features many examples in the book and combo tracks with which to play along. The book is divided into three sections. The first covers Afro-Cuban (Afro-Caribbean) jazz, the second section deals with Brazilian influenced jazz – Bossa Nova and Samba, and the third contains lead sheets of the...

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Gilbert DeBenedetti – A Dozen Italian Diversions for Guitar Solo

Sep 18 2016

Gilbert DeBenedetti – A Dozen Italian Diversions for Guitar Solo

A Dozen Italian Diversions is perfect both for honing technical skills and for solo guitar performance at the intermediate level. Dedicated to his parents who took him to Italy frequently as a child to cultivate an appreciation of his heritage, the author named each piece after an important Italian site or cultural entity. Written in18th century style, this collection of miniatures addresses a wide variety of moods while each piece, like an etude, focuses on just a few skills; for example- the melodic bass line of “Lament at La Scala,” the speed of “The Olympic Downhill” and “Tempest in...

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Jazz Play-Along Volume 16 – Cole Porter

Sep 16 2016

Jazz Play-Along Volume 16 – Cole Porter

Jazz Play-Along Volume 16 Cole Porter PDF. Cole Porter was a musical sensation from the early 1920’s to the late 1940’s. At the time, he was one of the most famous pianist/singers in America! Be sung several hits like his most favorite, Kiss Me Kate. Some of his other songs include Fifty Million Frenchmen, DuBarry Was A Lady, Can-Can, and my personal favorite, Anything Goes, which was made quite popular. For use with all Bb, Eb, and C instruments, the Jazz Play Along series is the ultimate learning tool for all jazz musicians. With musician-friendly lead sheets, melody cues,...

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Jerry Donahue – Telemaster Guitar

Sep 15 2016

Jerry Donahue – Telemaster Guitar

Jerry Donahue is an American guitarist and producer primarily known for his work in the British folk rock scene as a member of Fotheringay and Fairport Convention as well as being a member of the rock guitar trio The Hellecasters. Donahue musically draws from influences of both countries like Celtic music, rock, blues and country. Technically, Donahue mostly plays in fingerpicking or hybrid picking style with his right hand. However, his left hand technique made him famous among guitar players. Jerry covers: licks and endings, behind-the-nut bends, Jerry’s favorite licks from his classic recordings, parallel motion bends, banjo-style intros...

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Drum Play-Along Volume 24 – Pink Floyd

Sep 13 2016

Drum Play-Along Volume 24 – Pink Floyd

Pink Floyd: Dark Side Of The Moon – Drum Play-Along Volume 24. Play your favorite songs quickly and easily with the Drum Play-Along Series . Just follow the drum notation, listen to the CD to hear how the drums should sound, then play along using the separate backing tracks. The lyrics are also included for quick reference. The audio CD is playable on any CD player, and also enhanced so Mac & PC users can adjust the recording to any tempo without changing the pitch! Songs include: Any Colour You Like Brain Damage Breathe Eclipse Money Time Us And...

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Dave Celentano – Modal Jams & Theory

Sep 12 2016

Dave Celentano – Modal Jams & Theory

Not only will this book show you how to play the modes, it will also show you the theory behind mode construction, how to play any mode in any key, how to play the proper mode over a given chord progression, and how to write chord progressions for each of the seven modes. The accompanying CD includes two rhythm tracks (drums, bass, keyboard and rhythm guitar) and a short solo for each mode so guitarists can practice their solos with a “real” band! Very clear, easy to understand modes, chord theory. Fretboard diagrams are invaluable. Mode applications at the...

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The Best Of Django Reinhardt – Guitar Signature Licks

Sep 11 2016

The Best Of Django Reinhardt – Guitar Signature Licks

The Best of Django Reinhardt: A Step-by-Step Breakdown of the Guitar Styles and Techniques of a Jazz Giant Guitar Signature Licks. This is an excellent way to understand Django’s playing. The transcriptions are deadly accurate and the audio examples are expertly played. The presentation is great. The ideas of this musical giant jump off the page and even the most difficult, technically challenging phrases are easy to follow. If you want transcriptions of some Reinhardt solos this book has ’em. Learn to play 16 Django Reinhardt’s songs. Explore the groundbreaking style of one of the most unique and influential...

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Michael Langer – Acoustic Pop Guitar Songbook 2

Sep 10 2016

Michael Langer – Acoustic Pop Guitar Songbook 2

Acoustic Pop Guitar Songbook 2 Strumming & Picking. Der Autor bietet dem Spieler zu jedem Titel Strumming- und Pickingmuster an. Typische und charakteristische “Specials” eines Songs werden verständlich erklärt. Zu jedem Titel gibt es eine Version mit Melodiestimme, Akkordbezifferung und der Abbildung der Griffbilder. Darüber hinaus gibt es eine Version mit Text und Harmoniebezifferung. Der Schwerpunkt der Songs liegt auf Radiohits zwischen 1980 und 2010 . Der neueste Titel ist wohl Tim Bendzkos Weltrettung. Dann Adele someone like you, Sting englishman in new york, sinead o’connor nothing compares to you etc… Die Begleitung kann aus bis zu 20 meist...

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Steve Eckels – Mastering Fingerstyle Guitar

Sep 09 2016

Steve Eckels – Mastering Fingerstyle Guitar

The Complete Fingerstyle Guitar Method: Mastering Fingerstyle Guitar. This advanced volume in the comprehensive method for fingerstyle guitar is perfect for experienced players who want to add greater variety, refinement, and creativity to their playing. Develops skillful tone production and dynamic control, and covers the free-stroke, rest-stroke, shifting, tremolo, planting, and inventive techniques used by contemporary fingerstyle masters like left-hand tapping, right-hand tapping, drumming, and “the scrape.” Also includes unusual alternate tunings, ideas for creating you own new tunings, and arranging. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates all the examples in the...

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In Session With Steve Vai

Sep 08 2016

In Session With Steve Vai

Become the featured session guitarist on six classic Steve Vai tracks, transcribed and arranged exclusively by Guitarists for Guitarists. Includes full song transcriptions and notes and analyses of the solos, and special practice tracks on the CD, with slowed down versions of the solos, in demonstration and play-along formats. Six of Vai’s songs well transcribed and notated, with a great quality CD of demo tracks, backing tracks and slowed down demos and backing tracks of each song’s solo. It also contains detailed performance notes of every track and a great bio of Steve. Songs include: For The Love Of...

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