Don Mock – Symmetrical Scales Revealed

Jul 28 2017

Don Mock – Symmetrical Scales Revealed

Learning how to play and use scales has always been a large part of every guitar player’s practice schedule. Written from a player’s perspective, this book doesn’t get too in-depth into the history and classical theory of the scales, but focuses on their uses in contemporary styles such as blues, rock, fusion, and jazz. Includes tons of diminished and whole-tone lines, licks, and music examples; soloing and scale substitution from a player’s perspective; and new sounds and ideas. Written in standard notation and tab. This is a really good instruction book if you are interested adding more color to...

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Andrew York – Jazz Guitar for Classical Cats: Chord / Melody

Jul 27 2017

Andrew York – Jazz Guitar for Classical Cats: Chord / Melody

Andrew York Jazz Guitar for Classical Cats Chord Melody PDF. World-famous guitarist and composer Andrew York has created the “Classical Cats” series to be the classical guitarist’s ultimate guide to jazz. This book includes introductory lessons on chord voicings, voice leading, and arranging for solo guitar. Original compositions by Andrew York are featured. The CD includes exercises and examples performed by the author. This book is well worth the price for a glimpse at his chord voicings which are in chord grid form with standard notation below. If you are not already knowledgeable of jazz, this book is not...

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Robert B. Yelin – Jazz Standards for Solo Guitar

Jul 26 2017

Robert B. Yelin – Jazz Standards for Solo Guitar

Jazz Standards for Solo Guitar PDF. This collection includes Robert Yelin’s excellent chord melody arrangements in standard notation and tablature for 35 all-time jazz favorites. The solos are in the upper intermediate to moderately advanced level. If you do not read music or do not want to take the time with tablature, you will find the book too difficult. If you are a performing guitarist, a decent reader, or a player who already has some chord solo chops, “Jazz Standards”, is good for some fresh ideas, especially with chord voicings and substitutions. These books have the melody line, stock...

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100 Jazz Lessons – Keyboard Lesson Goldmine

Jul 25 2017

100 Jazz Lessons – Keyboard Lesson Goldmine

100 Jazz Lessons Keyboard Lesson Goldmine PDF. Expand your keyboard knowledge with the Keyboard Lesson Goldmine series! The series contains four books: Blues, Country, Jazz, and Rock. Each volume features 100 individual modules that cover a giant array of topics. Each lesson includes detailed instructions with playing examples. You’ll also get extremely useful tips and more to reinforce your learning experience, plus two audio CDs featuring performance demos of all the examples in the book! 100 Jazz Lessons includes scales, modes and progressions; Latin jazz styles; improvisation ideas; harmonic voicings; building your chops; and much more! There is a...

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Allan Holdsworth – Melody Chords For Guitar

Jul 24 2017

Allan Holdsworth – Melody Chords For Guitar

Allan Holdsworth Melody Chords For Guitar PDF. Influential fusion player Allan Holdsworth provides guitarists with a simplified method of learning chords, in diagram form, for playing accompaniments and for playing popular melodies in “chord-solo” style. Covers: major, minor, altered, dominant and diminished scale notes in chord form, with lots of helpful reference tables and and diagrams. He uses fretboard ‘chord scale’ diagrams to illustrate the musical philosophy behind his work, but don’t expect the usual ‘chord charts’. He does not teach you to play like he does; there is not much music theory here, in the sense of which...

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Jazz Play-Along Volume 32 – Best of Swing

Jul 23 2017

Jazz Play-Along Volume 32 – Best of Swing

Jazz Play-Along Volume 32 Best of Swing PDF. A jumpin’ jivin’ set of ten swing classics arranged for all B-flat, E-flat and C instruments, the Jazz Play-Along series is the ultimate learning tool for all jazz musicians. With musician-friendly lead sheets, melody cues, and other split-track choices on the included CD, this first-of-its-kind package makes learning to play jazz easier than ever before. For study, each tune includes a split track with melody cue with proper style and inflection, professional rhythm tracks, choruses for soloing, removable bass part and removable piano part. For performance, each tune also has an...

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William Bay – Classics For Flatpicking Guitar

Jul 22 2017

William Bay – Classics For Flatpicking Guitar

William Bay Classics For Flatpicking Guitar PDF. A collection of classical pieces arranged for flatpicking guitar, together with a few modern flatpicking originals in the classical style by William Bay. Includes works by J.S. Bach, Dowland, Handel, Krieger, Mouret, Playford, Praetorius, Quantz, Rameau, Sanz, and St. Jacome, as well as music by a couple of anonymous Renaissance lutenists-21 pieces in all. All selections appear in standard notation and tablature with fingering and suggested guitar chords when appropriate. The companion CD includes all of the selections in the book. This is really for intermediate pickers. The arrangements are simple, but...

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106 Songs Everybody Plays: Real Fake Book

Jul 21 2017

106 Songs Everybody Plays: Real Fake Book

106 Songs Everybody Plays Real Fake Book PDF download. It’s your chance to play 106 popular songs on a popular instruments. Learn to play 106 songs including “A Boy Named Sue”, “In The Year 2525”, “Sweet Caroline”, “Chelsea Morning”, and “Jean”. For all popular instruments “C” book. Don’t miss a chance. A fake book is a collection of musical lead sheets intended to help a performer quickly learn new songs. Each song in a fake book contains the melody line, basic chords, and lyrics – the minimal information needed by a musician to make an impromptu arrangement of a...

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Hard Rock Guitar Bible

Jul 20 2017

Hard Rock Guitar Bible

Hard Rock Guitar Bible PDF – Guitar Recorded Version. An essential collection of 37 hard rock hits. Note-for-note guitar transcriptions of great hard rock classics in standard notation and tablature. Ideal for intermediate to advanced players including ‘Back in the Saddle’, ‘Bombtrack’, ‘In and Out of Love’, ‘1979’, ‘Fight the Good Fight’ and ‘Helter Skelter’. This series, one of the most popular in print today, features some of the greatest guitar players and groups from blues, rock, and heavy metal. Guitar Recorded Versions are transcribed by the best transcribers in the business. Every book contains notes and tablature. Songs...

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Robert B. Yelin – Jazz Gems for Solo Guitar

Jul 19 2017

Robert B. Yelin – Jazz Gems for Solo Guitar

Jazz Gems for Solo Guitar: 35 Chord Melody Arrangements in Standard Notation and Tablature. The Series of books are very accurate and rich arrangements of the great jazz classics from the 20’s through the 50’s. Here’s what they are not. They are NOT instructional books. They are NOT play along with the CD books. They are NOT books for jamming with others. What they are are very accurate and rich arrangements of the great jazz classics from the 20’s through the 50’s. The original keys are preserved. The player moves from one 4 or 5 note chord to the...

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