Desi Serna – Fretboard Theory

Apr 04 2015

Desi Serna – Fretboard Theory

Fretboard Theory by Desi Serna teaches music theory for guitar including scales, chords, progressions, modes, and details to hundreds of popular songs. Hands-on approach to guitar theory gives you total command of the fretboard and music’s most critical elements by visualizing shapes, patterns and how they connect. Most of what Serna teaches you probably have seen before; but what is unique about this material is the application. Throughout the course Serna provides examples from the book and videos of how to apply what you have learned from actual songs you have heard on the radio etc. Although he makes...

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Marcus Miller Legend Player

Apr 03 2015

Marcus Miller Legend Player

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 Don’t Lie Mr. Pastorius Moons...

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Master Anthology Of Fingerstyle Guitar Solos Volume 3

Apr 01 2015

Master Anthology Of Fingerstyle Guitar Solos Volume 3

The 3rd book in the series Master Anthology Of Fingerstyle Guitar Solos. Written in standard notation and tablature for the intermediate to advanced guitarist. This is a book plus disk set, with a lot of great music to listen. These are not silly little drills, but production quality from world class artists.  It is not easy stuff, and it takes a lot of work to master it. Highly worth the effort. There is the 3rd book of Guitar Solos series, previous two books: Master Anthology of Fingerstyle Guitar Solos Vol 1 and Master Anthology of Fingerstyle Guitar Solos Vol...

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David Garibaldi – The Funky Beat

Mar 31 2015

David Garibaldi – The Funky Beat

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 them, the Tower Of Power grooves...

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Dave Celentano – Essential Blues Guitar

Mar 28 2015

Dave Celentano – Essential Blues Guitar

Dave Celentano brings you a handy guide to playing blues guitars and takes care to emphasise the essentials of this emotive style. He includes sections on chord changes, scales, rhythms, turn arounds, 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 is little insight into the...

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Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 106 – 110

Mar 25 2015

Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 106 – 110

Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 106, 107, 108, 109, 110 PDF download. Possession of this collection will enable any musician, independently of level and experience in jazz improvisation mastery, learn the basic styles and genres of jazz, and eventually become a true expert in this. Information for reference (for those who do not know): Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long – the world’s best collections of exercises for jazz musicians. Volume 106: Lee Morgan – Sidewinder. Intermediate/Advanced. Lee Morgan is best remembered for his sassy, super-hip trumpet style, but he is also remembered for his compositional style that greatly influenced the...

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Stephan Richter – Progressive Complete Learn to Play Bass Manual

Mar 22 2015

Stephan Richter – Progressive Complete Learn to Play Bass Manual

Complete Teach Yourself Bass Manual is suitable for beginners as well as for bass players who want to improve their skills. No previous knowledge of bass guitar playing or music is required. All techniques and music theory are gradually introduced in a very easy clear way. During the course of this book, you will learn bass lines using all of the common note and rest values used in music, along with patterns and grooves used by the world’s best bass players. A variety of styles and techniques are covered which are the foundation of today’s popular music including slapping...

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Donald Fagen – 5 of the Best

Mar 20 2015

Donald Fagen – 5 of the Best

Donald Jay Fagen is an American musician and songwriter, best known as the co-founder (along with partner Walter Becker) and lead singer of the rock band Steely Dan. Fagen is known for his use of jazz harmonies, elaborate arrangements, and attention to detail. Following the initial breakup of Steely Dan in 1981, he launched a long-running, if sporadic, solo career in 1982, spawning three albums to date, with a fourth to be released on October 16, 2012. In 1993, Fagen and Becker reunited and have since toured together as Steely Dan. This songbook assembles five of Donald Fagen’s (Lead...

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John Zaradin – Caribbean Fantasy for Acoustic Guitar

Mar 18 2015

John Zaradin – Caribbean Fantasy for Acoustic Guitar

A suite of pieces which evolved from the rhythms and colors of Latin America. Commissioned as dramatic music for an imaginative Cuban stage setting of Shakespeare’s “Romeo and Juliet,” it represents a wide diversity of Latin dance styles including bossa. In staff notation with tablature, some movements with chord symbols. Compact disc contains performance of the complete work by the composer. Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3). 96 pages Download John Zaradin – Caribbean Fantasy for Acoustic Guitar free and other lessons from our site   Register or Login to view hidden...

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Rick Kvistad – Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion

Mar 16 2015

Rick Kvistad – Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion

Play all studies slowly enough to be comfortable and relaxed. Gradually increase the tempo, but stay relaxed. Use the metronomic markings on the etudes as a goal for that Etude and corresponding Study. Rick Kvistad has been the principal percussionist and Associate Principal Timpanist of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra since 1980. Before that he had the same title with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. He has performed on numerous recordings such as the Star Wars Trilogy by John Williams. Rick has had an interest in combining musical elements of classical, world music and jazz through his involvement with diverse...

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