Mickey Cochran – Introduction to the Mandolin

Dec 05 2017

Mickey Cochran – Introduction to the Mandolin

Mickey Cochran Introduction to the Mandolin download free. This DVD offers a unique approach to learning mandolin. The focus is on developing good habits from the start: proper positioning, proper picking hand, proper fretting hand, how to properly hold the mandolin all of which will make you a cleaner, faster and more efficient mandolinist. Yet, this DVD also discusses proper mandolin set-up which is often overlooked by the beginner and, due to this, the beginner finds the instrument frustrating to play and may even possibly become discouraged from learning. Know all the features of your mandolin along with its...

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Jay Ungar – A Fiddler’s Guide to Waltzes, Airs and Haunting Melodies

Nov 17 2017

Jay Ungar – A Fiddler’s Guide to Waltzes, Airs and Haunting Melodies

Jay Ungar A Fiddler’s Guide to Waltzes, Airs and Haunting Melodies. Learn to play lovely, heart-rending pieces and benefit from Jay Ungar’s years of experience as a top fiddler. He shows the inventive use of slides, grace notes, rolls, smears, vibrato and special bowing techniques that turn ordinary tunes into distinctive compositions. Jay Ungar is a fiddler of the highest calliber. When he teaches, he does it in a very clear manner and does not reflect any arrogance. If you follow his instructions to the letter, you will find you are able to play the tunes in a very...

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Tony Trischka – Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques

Nov 03 2017

Tony Trischka – Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques

Tony Trischka Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques DVD download. This high-octane course in Scruggs-style banjo is perfect for the intermediate picker who wants to get to the next level. It is chock-full of terrific tunes and invaluable instruction. The traditional instrumentals that Tony teaches are part of the essential repertoire that every aspiring picker should know. He provides an in-depth analysis of each tune, and adds invaluable advice and instruction in how to employ rolls, chokes, slides, intros, endings, chord inversions and other important techniques that will give your solos the true bluegrass sound. You’ll also learn how to...

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Billy Boy Arnold – Chicago Blues Harmonica

Oct 18 2017

Billy Boy Arnold – Chicago Blues Harmonica

Billy Boy Arnold Chicago Blues Harmonica download. Billy is an unparalleled source of historical information about the development of the harmonica in this century. After delivering an informative and entertaining introduction about the instrument he loves, Billy walks and talks you through the important aspects of the styles of both Sonny Boys and the two Walters. Each artist’s work is demonstrated by a performance with rhythm section backing and then a clear, concise explanation. Topics covered include playing in first, second and third positions, note bending, trills, back up accompaniment and playing minor blues. Billy shows it all with...

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Tony Trischka – Essential Practice Techniques for Bluegrass Banjo

Oct 08 2017

Tony Trischka – Essential Practice Techniques for Bluegrass Banjo

Tony Trischka’s Essential Practice Techniques for Bluegrass Banjo. Here’s a lesson that’s a “must-have” for all bluegrass banjo players. Tony Trischka, who has been called “one of the most inventive banjo players alive” by Billboard Magazine, has recorded a nuts and bolts practice session that is designed to improve your timing, strengthen your hands and help you play with precision, power and rhythmic sophistication. It is filled with exercises, etudes and workouts for both your left and right hand, covering many of the building blocks of bluegrass banjo. This in-depth workout will enable you to achieve sinewy slides, crisp...

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Fred Sokolow – Complete Intermediate Ukulele Guide

Sep 28 2017

Fred Sokolow – Complete Intermediate Ukulele Guide

Complete Intermediate Ukulele Guide. The ukulele has never been more popular, and Fred Sokolow’s relaxed, user-friendly teaching style makes it easy to learn. In this lesson, Fred Sokolow takes you to the next level beyond simple strumming. You’ll learn more first position chords as well as moveable (up-the-neck) chords. He shows you some fingerpicking accompaniment patterns, a few major scales, and how to play a 12-bar blues in any key. You’ll also learn how to pick out melodies and play some beautiful chord/melody solos. Tunes include Tumbling Tumbleweeds, Tennessee Waltz, Route 66, Not Fade Away, A Pretty Girl Is...

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Private Lessons with Per Bristow

Sep 15 2017

Private Lessons with Per Bristow

22 private vocal lessons with Per Bristow. Per Bristow offers private vocal coaching in Los Angeles, or via web camera, or through travel arrangements. Per works with: Singers and speakers who experience voice problems; Singers of all levels – beginners, up-and-coming artists, and high-in-demand professionals; Speakers in various fields who want to improve voice, presentation and performance skills; Bands and groups wanting to reach new levels of success. The Bristow Voice Method is designed to go far beyond improving the physical voice. Depending on the individual’s needs and desires, BVM serves to bring the individual to significantly greater levels...

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David Barrett – Building Harmonica Technique Vol. 1 – 4

Aug 30 2017

David Barrett – Building Harmonica Technique Vol. 1 – 4

David Barrett – Building Harmonica Technique DVD download. Volume 1, 2, 3, 4. From the most prolific author of blues harmonica books and CD’s comes the most comprehensive DVD series ever to be released for the blues harmonica player. Much of the material in this DVD series has never been covered in any book, CD, or video instructional. These DVDs bridge the gap between what can be studied from home and what can only be learned in private lessons. With large charts, diagrams, and many playing examples… nothing is left to the imagination. David Barrett is the world’s most...

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Per Bristow – Sing With Freedom

Aug 18 2017

Per Bristow – Sing With Freedom

Per Bristow Sing With Freedom download free. Per Bristow has been teaching people to sing for over 15 years, and he has an awesome passion for helping people increase their confidence while singing in front of a crowd. Through our intense research and course evaluation, we found very few that teach techniques both for singing, and performance mentality. Per Bristow, a professional singer, knows the traditional vocal techniques are crucial, but he’s very passionate about boosting your confidence as a singer too, which helps more than anything. We believe “Sing With Freedom” is a fantastic program with a unique...

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The Violin With Ric Sanders

Jul 15 2017

The Violin With Ric Sanders

Jools Holland’s Music Makers – The Violin With Ric Sanders DVD free download. This is a fantastic video for anyone who has always dreamed about being able to play the violin, but has always been put off by the snobbery surrounding this instrument. This video takes you through everything from buying your first violin to playing your first tune. Ric Sanders is the perfect presenter as he slowly takes you through the basics and explains everything he is doing. There are lots of close-ups which makes it easy to copy what he is doing on screen. Sander’s folk background...

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