Eric Halbig – Chicken Pickin’

Mar 14 2015

Eric Halbig – Chicken Pickin’

Chicken Pickin’ provides a “bird’s-eye-view” of this quintessential country style, teaching the techniques and licks common to playing hot lead guitar! It covers: open-string licks, double-stop licks, scales, string bending, repetitive sequences, chromatic licks and much more. The book includes standard notation and tab, and the accompanying CD features 99 demonstration tracks, with each lick in the book performed at two tempos. There are plenty of unique licks in this book, good open string licks, and other good licks. This book is for intermediate/advanced players. Unfortunately, there are also a bunch of mistakes, particularly in terms of not notating...

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Ben Bolt – 39 Progressive Solos for Classical Guitar: Book 2

Mar 11 2015

Ben Bolt – 39 Progressive Solos for Classical Guitar: Book 2

39 outstanding classical guitar solos arranged with tablature for the first time. Baroque, Classical Period and Instructional. Guitar solo book and examples CD. Standard guitar notation, guitar tablature and guitar tab glossary. The recordings on the CD sound very nice. The song selections are excellent. They are a little more up beat and lively. Classical guitarist sometimes play the most boring songs but Ben Bolt’s selection is superb. The first book here. This book is full of great songs, and they are simple to play in terms of basic fingering. The hard part is the mastering of the speed...

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The Art of Ragtime Guitar (Book)

Mar 10 2015

The Art of Ragtime Guitar (Book)

This is a guide to one of the most challenging of today’s fingerpicking guitar styles, featuring the sounds & syncopations of ragtime – the music that became jazz. There is an array of information, music, photos, plus a two sided 33 1/3 record of all of the music. An excellent finger-style, solo guitar intro, long out of print, but may be better known than you’d expect. The music is really easy to play, but still sounds spectacular with rhythm, base, harmony, and melody parts on a single guitar. Part of one of these pieces is played on the Line...

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Paul Hanson – Shred Guitar

Mar 07 2015

Paul Hanson – Shred Guitar

A carefully planned and systematic approach to fretboard mastery, Shred Guitar is actually two books in one. The first half of the book, “Shred Guitar,” is based around 10 popular rock chord progressions with full play-along tracks included on the accompanying CD. The second half of the book, “The Practical Guide to Harmony and Theory,” is a guitar theory reference that contains 17 units of detailed information that will be useful to all guitarists. Highly recommended for intermediate guitarists of all stripes. Simply put, a great guide to improvisation posing as a book on heavy metal guitar technique. The...

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Stefan Grossman – Complete Country Blues Guitar

Mar 06 2015

Stefan Grossman – Complete Country Blues Guitar

Don’t miss a chance to learn a lot of beautiful songs from maestro Stefan Grossman. The lessons are from beginner to advanced level. Over 50 fingerpicking guitar solos in notation and tablature in country blues, Delta blues, ragtime blues, Texas blues and bottleneck styles. An extremely comprehensive blues solo collection. 2 CD’s included. He tabs out fifty-seven songs in a variety of styles and tunings, enough to keep any student busy for a year or more. Each song has at least one fully-transcribed verse. Many have intros and outros, and some are complete arrangements. Most of the book covers...

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Jam with AC/DC (Tab Book)

Mar 05 2015

Jam with AC/DC (Tab Book)

Australian uber-rockers AC/DC have written some of the most recognisable and universally appealing rock standards with uplifting ear-crunching guitars and ballsy vocals! Lead guitarist, Angus Young’s frantic fast fret mastery is evident on most of their tracks and his style has been much imitated by players the world over. Jam With AC/DC gives you the opportunity to learn 8 of their fierce, growling songs note-for-note and then jam with a professional session band! The “Jam With” series is the best instructional material. Read through the tab a few times alongside the complete instrumental (without vocals) and then play along...

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Juan Serrano – Flamenco Guitar Solos

Feb 27 2015

Juan Serrano – Flamenco Guitar Solos

This is a superb collection of 8 original flamenco concert guitar solos and two exciting guitar quartets. The selections feature Juan Serrano’s usual technical brilliance and capture the vitality, fire and haunting Moorish moods characteristic of flamenco music. All solos are in notation and tablature. Selections include: Capricho De Huelva (Fandangos) Flamenco Dance (Sevillanas For Four Guitars) Ensueno (Petenera For Four Guitars) Mantillas De Feria Blazing Guitar (Rumba) Alma (Bulerias In A Minor) Ana Maria (Tientos) Andalucian Dance (Tanguillo) Canto Minero (Taranto) Memory Of Love (Bolero) Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3). 132 pages Download Juan Serrano – Flamenco...

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Dante Agostini – Solfege Rythmique Cahier № 1

Feb 26 2015

Dante Agostini – Solfege Rythmique Cahier № 1

Another great book from maestro Dante Agostini. This book covers all the basics in a phased manner. It is not just drummers, but all musicians who wish to improve their own pace. Dante pioneer, innovator and creator of teaching rhythm! Don’t miss a chance to learn rhythm techniques from master. Tous simplement, l’ouvrage de référence quand on parle d’apprentissage du rythme et de la lecture de celui-ci! Cet ouvrage aborde tous les rudiments de manière progressive. Il ne s’adresse pas seulement aux batteurs, mais à tous les musiciens qui souhaitent perfectionner leur rythme. Bravo Dante! précurseur, innovateur et créateur...

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Bruce Buckingham – Latin Guitar

Feb 20 2015

Bruce Buckingham – Latin Guitar

Tons of more advanced chord voicings there so you might want to be playing the guitar for a while. No need of virtuosistic skills, though. It is about internalizing the rhythms and becoming familiar with the typical chords of latin music. After mastering this book, you will be ready to read a bossa nova song-book and play the tunes with decent strumming patterns. It might help your cha-cha jams, too. The essential guide to Brazilian and Afro-Cuban rhythms, covering Bossa Nova, Samba, Partido Alto, Baião, Bolero, Cha Cha, Mambo and Nanigo 6/8. Each section includes a number of patterns...

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In Session with Charlie Parker (alto Saxophone)

Feb 18 2015

In Session with Charlie Parker (alto Saxophone)

Alto Saxophone edition. Now you can become the featured session saxophonist on six classic Charlie Parker tracks, transcribed and arranged exclusively by saxophonists for saxophonists! The book contains note-for-note topline transcriptions; chord symbols; a breakdown and analysis of each solo, containing essential hints and tips; biographical notes on the artist and a discography. The CD contains both complete performances of each piece as well as s slowed-down version to practise with. The CD contains four tracks for each of the six compositions : 1. Fast tempo with saxophone. 2. Fast tempo backing track. 3. Slow tempo with saxophone. 4....

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