Ralph Shaw – Essential Strums for the Ukulele

Oct 15 2016

Ralph Shaw – Essential Strums for the Ukulele

In this second volume of the Complete Ukulele Course DVD series Ralph Shaw teaches techniques and strums that will inspire your playing to new heights. You will learn to play in the following styles; March, Waltz, 12 Bar Blues, Samba, Bossa Nova, Swing, Triplets, Bo Diddley, Reggae and more. In addition Ralph teaches the strum and chords used in IZ’s famous Over the Rainbow/Wonderful World medley. Ralph also shows how to play your uke like an old-time banjo by using the clawhammer/frailing technique. Finally Ralph shows you how to play a syncopated rhythm solo in the style of George...

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Renee Grant-Williams – Vocal Master Class

Oct 07 2016

Renee Grant-Williams – Vocal Master Class

Private lessons are expensive. Now you can get a jump on the information you need to sing your very best with this easy-to-use DVD – Vocal Master Class with Renee Grant-Williams at a fraction of the cost of private lessons! Your singing will come alive with reality-based techniques that will give you great tone and help you hit the high notes with ease. Perfect for ALL voices at ANY level. Easy-to-follow training that you can apply to your singing immediately! It is a treasure, really… Renee Grant-Williams is a Vocal Coach to some of Nashville’s biggest stars, and you...

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Pete Wernick – Bluegrass Jamming

Sep 17 2016

Pete Wernick – Bluegrass Jamming

105 Minute DVD, Includes lyrics and chords. With Nick Forster, Sally Van Meter, Michael Kang, Ben Kaufman, Eric Walser and Joan (Nondi) Wernick. Pete Wernick now has the perfect solution for novice bluegrass players who want to start jamming, or for any picker wanting to build experience and confidence. He has gathered several top musicians to create a “DVD jam session” that players of any level can get in on. Here’s an opportunity to participate in this wonderful activity, and get ready for the “real thing” – so grab your instrument, put the DVD in the player, and pick...

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Melissa Cross – The Zen Of Screaming

Sep 02 2016

Melissa Cross – The Zen Of Screaming

The first DVD screaming lesson of its kind, The Zen of Screaming by vocal coach, and “Queen of Scream” Melissa Cross offers comprehensive, yet easy-to-follow extreme vocal instruction with step-by step-vocal screaming techniques (both melodic vocal screaming & unmelodic hardcore screaming), extreme vocal exercises, tips to save your singing voice from damage, and more-all in a convenient DVD/CD combo package. The Zen of Screaming also includes invaluable tips on vocal maintenance, actual vocal cord footage, and explicit and helpful animations which illustrate and illuminate the specific vocal exercises. Interspersed is exclusive backstage and performance footage of today’s most exciting...

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Jp Allen – Complete Harmonica Bundle

Aug 29 2016

Jp Allen – Complete Harmonica Bundle

Finally, Playing the Harmonica Made Fun, Quick, and Easy…Beginners and Non-Musicians… So you want to play the harmonica – and be able to play all the songs you love – but without the need for endless hours of practice and frustration, right? Well, if you’re having a tough time learning the harmonica, it may not be your fault… It may be the way you are being taught. The mistake the majority of the other harmonica methods make is that they try to teach students the wrong techniques at the wrong time. This just overwhelms most beginners and creates a...

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

Aug 16 2016

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 effective manner. This is a superb choice for anyone serious about...

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Jamey Aebersold – Jazz: Anyone Can Improvise

Aug 11 2016

Jamey Aebersold – Jazz: Anyone Can Improvise

This nearly two-hour presentation features Jamey at the piano demonstrating the fundamental techniques used by all great jazz improvisers. Includes chord/scale relationships, keeping your place, patterns, the blues and pentatonic scales and their application, what and how to practice, articulation, memorizing songs and more! This presentation not only provides the technical information essential to getting started on improvisation, but it also serves as an overview of the entire creative process that even non-musicians can understand. Jamey also provides much needed motivational material and discusses the philosophy of man’s need to be creative. A complete presentation! Aebersold explains music theory...

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Howard Levy – New Directions For Harmonica: Expanding Your Technique

Jul 31 2016

Howard Levy – New Directions For Harmonica: Expanding Your Technique

Transform your diatonic harmonica playing and discover the world of chromatic harmony without having to buy or learn a new instrument, as Howard Levy gives you the secrets of his remarkable technique. Levy has developed a method for diatonic (Blues) Harmonica-playing that encompasses every note in every key, opening up the possibilities of the instrument into the worlds of Jazz, Latin and Classical music. Learn how to use bends, overdraws and overblows accurately to play a full chromatic scale. After explaining and demonstrating the principle modes, Levy guides you through his own exquisite arrangements of jazz standards Autumn Leaves,...

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Adam Gussow – Harmonica Lessons

Jul 11 2016

Adam Gussow – Harmonica Lessons

Lessons from Adam Gussow from Beginners to Advanced. A lot of examples on harmonica in the key of Bb, but do not worry those who have a harmonica in a different key. Important principle of what Gussow says, not the notes, which are extracted. Even those who are not fluent in English understand what says Mr. Gussow, because he describes everything very very good, sometimes even drawing diagrams. Lessons in the format flv, once were downloaded from YouTube, approx 150 videos, plus a couple of videos about the band, which plays Adam, is also very interesting, because you can...

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Tony Trischka – Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques

Jul 03 2016

Tony Trischka – Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques

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 back up a soloist, use syncopation, improvise, and overcome...

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