Steve Siktberg – John Dowland for Classic Guitar

Jan 13 2017

Steve Siktberg – John Dowland for Classic Guitar

Original John Downland Lute Solos Transcribed for Classic Guitar. Composed by Steve Siktberg. For years, classical guitarists have enjoyed playing the lute music of the English composer, John Dowland (1563-1626). Forty of his beautiful compositions are included in this volume. The book is intended for the guitarist with intermediate to advanced fingerstyle technique, and can be played on both nylon and steel string instruments. In order to help capture the unique character of Dowland’s music, renaissance lute tuning (capo on the third fret with the G string tuned to F sharp) is used throughout. The pieces progress more or...

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Easy Ukulele Play-Along – Hard Rock For Ukulele

Jan 12 2017

Easy Ukulele Play-Along – Hard Rock For Ukulele

The arrangements, featuring ukulele TAB of the original guitar parts, are true to the artists’ recordings. This book includes an enhanced demonstration CD, plus full music transcriptions with TAB, lyrics, and chords to 10 classic songs. The recordings on the provided CD demonstrate how these ukulele renditions are supposed to sound. And if you use the CD in your computer to access the TNT (Tone ‘N’ Tempo) Changer, you can hear three versions of each song: the full-performance ukulele recording, a version without vocals so you can hear the ukulele parts more clearly, and a version without ukulele so...

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Dale Turner – Intros, Endings and Turnarounds

Jan 11 2017

Dale Turner – Intros, Endings and Turnarounds

In this book/CD pack, Dale Turner, teaches invaluable intros, endings and turnarounds that all the pros know and use, in jazz, blues, rock and country styles. The book includes examples in standard notation and tab, and the CD features 99 demonstration tracks. It has value for all levels. There is nothing like a good intro or ending. They are classified by style which makes them especially valuable. Take example the old classic western “El Paso”. By applying Turners intro’s and endings in D you can have your very own, personalized styling that will sound unique and appropriate to lovers...

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Michael Horowitz – Gypsy Picking

Jan 10 2017

Michael Horowitz – Gypsy Picking

Play faster, louder, and with better tone by learning the rest-stroke picking technique used by Django Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg, Bireli Lagrene, and Fapy Lafertin. In this book you’ll learn: Proper body and hand positions; The Rest-stroke picking technique; Fifteen picking patterns; Thirty of the most commonly used phrases; A minor blues solo packed with Django’s favorite ideas; History of Django Reinhardt and other Gypsy guitarists. The book is organized into four sections. Part I, “Gypsy Jazz,” provides historical information about Gypsy jazz and the Rest-stroke picking technique employed by Gypsy guitarists. Part II, “Fundamentals,” explains proper body positions and...

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Stuart Clayton – Ultimate Slap Bass: Beginner Level

Jan 09 2017

Stuart Clayton – Ultimate Slap Bass: Beginner Level

Ultimate Slap Bass Beginner Level – Bass Techniques Book 1. Ultimate Slap Bass is one of the most popular books ever written on the slap bass technique. In this book, the first in the series of three, the technique is covered from the absolute basics. The book starts with basic slapping and popping technique and moves on to cover ghost notes, using hammer-ons and pull-offs. It also covers popular scales and modes for the slap technique and includes a detailed history of the slap bass technique. There are 63 exercises in this book and all have free backing tracks...

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Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics

Jan 08 2017

Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics

A fabulous collection of classic show numbers by the masters of musicals and film! For use with all B flat, E flat and C instruments, the The Jazz Play Along Series is the ultimate learning tool for all Jazz musicians. Richard Rodgers and Lorenz Hart were a renowned and respected songwriting duo between the years of 1919 and 1943, writing 38 professional shows and films. Rodgers wrote the music after the words of Hart, creating catchy and infectious melodies to match the witty lyricism and wordplay. With musician-friendly lead sheets, melody cues and other split track choices on the...

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John Levan – Guitar Setup, Maintenance & Repair

Jan 07 2017

John Levan – Guitar Setup, Maintenance & Repair

This guide will use photographs, diagrams and sketches made by the author and some provided by various manufacturers to teach how to clean, condition, adjust the action and properly intonate your acoustic guitar, as well as: John’s trade secrets on hand-carving bone nuts and bridge saddles, wiring and fretwork. John has also included a chapter on identifying and diagnosing problem guitars. It even includes a forward written by Bob Taylor of Taylor Guitars. This book is perfect to teach a beginner or a reference for the guitar repair professional. Visuals and information, whether or not you would ever do...

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Jam With Whitesnake (Tab Book)

Jan 06 2017

Jam With Whitesnake (Tab Book)

Jam With Whitesnake features superb quality, live recorded backing tracks plus note-for-note Tabs to eight Whitesnake classics. The original lineup of David Coverdale’s Whitesnake were one of the the great exponents of earthy blues-rock in the ’70s and their individual style of melodic rock gave them commercial success through the ’80s. The lineup has included everything from the soulful melodic duo of Mickey Moody and Bernie Marsden to the guitar pyrotechnics of Steve Vai. This guitar workshop is a powerful learning tool that will help you extend your stockpile of licks and fills and develop your improvisational skills. The...

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Classical Guitar Wedding

Jan 05 2017

Classical Guitar Wedding

Classical Guitar Wedding 16 favorites. Perfect for players hired to perform for someone’s big day, this songbook features 16 classical wedding favorites arranged for solo guitar in standard notation and tablature. I would recommend this book to anyone interested in performing solo classical guitar for weddings. The arrangements, fingering and chord voicings are simple yet eloquent. Some of the arrangement are simply wonderful. Some parts, however, could be more complete to give a fuller sound. Songs include: Jesu, Joy Of Man’s Desiring Minuet Air On The G String Recuerdos De La Alhambra Concerto in D Major Prelude No. I...

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Robin Nolan – The Gypsy Jazz Volume 5

Jan 04 2017

Robin Nolan – The Gypsy Jazz Volume 5

Robin Nolan – The Gypsy Jazz Volume 5 PDF download. The RNT books have become an essential item in any guitarists gigbag wishing to learn the Gypsy Jazz style. They cover all the great tunes played by Django that are the standard repertoire for anyone playing this genre of music. Their main advantage over many other books is their accompanying CD which firstly gets you in tune and then takes you along with Robin Nolan and Paul Meader as they play the melody for you, then the melody drops out and they carry on playing the backing rhythm for...

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