Ralph Shaw – The Complete Ukulele Course

Dec 25 2016

Ralph Shaw – The Complete Ukulele Course

This DVD is perfect for anyone who wants to improve their ukulele playing technique. Even if you have never played a ukulele before you will discover that Ralph Shaw (the King of the Ukulele!) will lead you through the basics and beyond so that you will learn tips, tricks and techniques that will have you sounding like a ukulele maestro! Ralph Shaw is an excellent ukulele player and an outstanding teacher. He is incredibly pleasant and is adept at breaking down the process of playing the ukulele into easily learned chunks. He has clearly taught others and thought through...

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Hard Rock Academy: Performance Vocals

Dec 10 2016

Hard Rock Academy: Performance Vocals

Take your performance to the next level with this Hard Rock Academy Performance Series DVD. This entertaining instructional DVD shows you how to enhance your vocal performance by introducing you to many of the techniques used by some of music’s biggest stars. The DVD shows you how to “find your flava”, teaches you how to control your breathing, gives you a valuable way to warm up properly, explains how to make your song yours and shares with you professional tips on performing on stage. Author Kenn Hicks, as seen on VH1’s Divas, has coached stars such as Jennifer Lopez,...

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Yehudi Menuhin – Violin: Six Lessons

Dec 02 2016

Yehudi Menuhin – Violin: Six Lessons

The American violinist and conductor Yehudi Menuhin was one of the most significant and long biographies of violinists of the 20th century. Menuhin was born in New York in the Russian-Jewish family, the recent American immigrants. For seven years his performance of Mendelssohn violin concerto earned him fame. As a teenager he traveled around the world on tour and even long before he was twenty, was one of the best. Already in the early records can feel his reverent attitude to the great composers. Despite the fact that he was considered a very technical musician, he also has devoted...

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Brett Manning – Mastering Harmony Volume 1

Nov 25 2016

Brett Manning – Mastering Harmony Volume 1

Mastering Harmony Volume 1 by Brett Manning. In this voice training course, Voice Coach Brett Manning, along with Claude McKnight of the 10-Time GRAMMY winning a cappella group Take 6, will teach you the fundamentals of finding and singing harmony. “Find it. Hear it. Sing it.” Have you ever noticed how some singers can instantly sing a harmony to a song that they are not familiar with? For some, singing harmony seems to come naturally, but for those who struggle to sing harmony it can seem difficult and mysterious. The voice lessons contained in the Mastering Harmony program make...

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Jake Shimabukuro – Play Loud Ukulele

Nov 11 2016

Jake Shimabukuro – Play Loud Ukulele

The young Hawaiian ukulele phenom in a program with three parts: interviews and performance footage from Japan including “Sunday Morning,” “Equator,” “Crazy G” and more; an in-depth instructional section detailing his dazzling technique; and three music videos – “Toastman’s Dilemma,” “Wish On My Star” and “Crosscurrent”. Jake Shimabukuro is an unbelievable ukulele player and a fantastic guy. This DVD is definitely for advanced players. He demonstrates some very difficult techniques that would take most people years to master. He shows you the techniques one time and then plays them at full speed! Beginners & intermediates might find this a...

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Pete Wernick – Branching Out On Bluegrass Banjo 1

Nov 06 2016

Pete Wernick – Branching Out On Bluegrass Banjo 1

Pete Wernick – Branching Out On Bluegrass Banjo 1: A Treasury Of Techniques. One of America’s best-known players and teachers has put together a wealth of musical information to help you really “branch out” on the banjo. Pete Wernick expands your knowledge of the instrument so you can breathe new life and excitement into your playing. Learn to play in every position up and down the neck, adding ideas and color to your musical palette. This nearly two-hour DVD presents hundreds of ideas that work as building blocks for creating your own licks, back-ups and solos. As you pick...

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Seven Great Ukulele Lessons

Oct 30 2016

Seven Great Ukulele Lessons

Seven Great Ukulele Lessons taught by Jim Beloff, Bob Brozman, Ledward Kaapana, Del Rey, Steve Einhorn, Kate Power. The renewed popularity of the “mighty uke” has swept the world in recent years and has been right there with instruction from some of the best players and teachers in the business. This DVD compilation takes a learning ukulele player from the easiest beginner’s songs to advanced strumming, picking and chord work. You’ll learn to play songs ranging from country blues to cowboy, Appalachian, ragtime, early pop standards and authentic Hawaiian music using a wide variety of techniques. Whether you are...

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James Wigginton – Karaoke Singer’s Guide to Greatness

Oct 22 2016

James Wigginton – Karaoke Singer’s Guide to Greatness

James R. Wigginton’s The Karaoke Singer’s Guide to Greatness effectively departs from all other “do-it-yourself” vocal programs by combining stage performance and vocal technique in one package. While the information that it contains is powerful, serious stuff, it is presented in Jamie’s trademark “Everyman” fashion: fun and accessible. The resulting product is a high-energy complete immersion experience that will have it’s users looking and sounding better than they ever thought possible. Why it works? Jamie had to come up with a progressive system that would work for everyone, especially for recreational and beginner singers. And so, he spent months...

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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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