Christina Aguilera Teaches Singing

Jun 30 2017

Christina Aguilera Teaches Singing

Christina Aguilera Teaches Singing Masterclass download. Your New Voice Teacher. Christina teaches you how to expand your range, find your voice, and master the techniques that have earned her six Grammy Awards. You’ll learn warm-up exercises, breath control, vibrato, her signature growls, and hear Christina break down her biggest hits. There has never been a singing class like this before. Across 23 lessons and exercises, learn everything from Christina’s vocal warm-up exercises to the techniques she uses in studio and on stage. A 47 page workbook accompanies the class with lesson recaps and takeaways to put into practice what...

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Beginning Harmonica – Learn To Play The Blues

Jun 07 2017

Beginning Harmonica – Learn To Play The Blues

Come flag a ride on the harmonica train… bending and wailing out notes into an endless horizon of musical enjoyment. You’ll start on the right track by learning all the basics, like care and maintenance, proper holding, music scales, and theory. Tablature is introduced to reveal note bending techniques, flashy licks and endings which you will apply while learning to play a variety of well known tunes. As you advance, your tracks will lead you into cross harp playing where you learn to add feeling and wail the blues like a pro. Key of “C” ten hole diatonic harmonica...

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Derrick Walker – Harmonica Lessons

Jun 02 2017

Derrick Walker – Harmonica Lessons

Derrick (Big) Walker is a famous American musician. He plays alto saxophone, tenor, the ten hole diatonic and chromatic harmonica, also sings and writes own songs. This set of videos will help harmonica players. He was known as “The Boy” in Big Mama Thornton’s band. He believes he is the only harmonica player that Paul Butterfield taught, which leads one to believe he is no one to mess around with. His California Marital Arts State Champion Belt in 1973 is a testament to that.  Let’s see what else we can find out about Mr. Derrick Walker, harmonica and sax...

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Donna McElroy – The Ultimate Practice Guide for Vocalists

May 21 2017

Donna McElroy – The Ultimate Practice Guide for Vocalists

Sing with more power and passion under the guidance of Donna McElroy, Berklee Professor, Grammy nominee, Dove Award winner, and vocalist on multiple gold and platinum records. In this Berklee Workshop, McElroy shows you how to use the whole body to become the best singer you can be. See her work with a vocal student one on one, demonstrating how to use different muscle groups to increase vocal strength and endurance. faststrings.com. She also provides lifestyle tips and simple everyday exercises to help you cultivate and protect the source of your vocal power – and sing with more freedom,...

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The James Morrison Way: How To Play Trumpet

May 18 2017

The James Morrison Way: How To Play Trumpet

Meet James Morrison – an international trumpet virtuoso from Australia, who is known for his startling originality and passion for playing the trumpet. Having played with the likes of Dizzy Gillespie, Wynton Marsalis, Ray Charles and B.B. King, Morrison shares his four decades of experience in this instructional DVD. Learn his innovative techniques with tutorials in topics like breathing, range, endurance, articulation and projection. There is some playing during his description of jazz technique such as “shakes”, “falls”, “doits”, and so forth, but the bulk of the DVD is a spoken lecture divided into chapters. Chapters include: breathing, sound,...

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Susan M. Carr – The Art of Screaming

May 05 2017

Susan M. Carr – The Art of Screaming

The key to being ready for the rigors of performing and touring is learning both where the “scream/growl” is actually made and the specific exercises that craft the technique of “The Art of Screaming!” These exercises that renowned singing teacher, Susan M. Carr, developed in 1978 and refined during the Grunge Music scene have produced outstanding singers in the rock music industry then and today. Susan’s clients have included: Minus The Bear; Mastodon; Alien Ant Farm; Drowning Pool (The late Dave Williams); Jesse Sykes & The Sweet Hereafter; Truly; Droid; Vendetta Red; All; Skin Yard; Gosling; Boy Hits Car;...

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Pete Wernick – Beginning Bluegrass Banjo

Apr 21 2017

Pete Wernick – Beginning Bluegrass Banjo

This is the perfect course for those who want to play three-finger style bluegrass banjo from scratch. You may never have touched a banjo before, but Pete will have you picking right from the opening minutes of this user-friendly DVD. After getting tuned up and learning some easy chords, Pete teaches you the basic rolls and left-hand fingerings that make up your first bluegrass instrumental. As you progress, you’ll learn how to add slides, hammer-ons, pull-offs, and a variety of right-hand rolls in the three-finger bluegrass style. By the time you finish this course, you’ll be picking favorite bluegrass...

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Roberta Radley – Harmonic Ear Training

Mar 31 2017

Roberta Radley – Harmonic Ear Training

Roberta Radley is the assistant chair of the Ear Training Department at Berklee College of Music. She has been using innovative methods to help her students her music more analytically for almost thirty years. SHe also performs regularly as a pianist and vocalist. A vital introduction to ear training for songwriters and performers looking to improve their listening skills and become better musicians. Starting with the bass line, you’ll learn a step-by-step approach to help you break down the hearing process, internalize the music, and then identify the elements of the progression. Harmonic Ear Training will help you to:...

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Kevin Burke – Learn to Play Irish Fiddle

Mar 02 2017

Kevin Burke – Learn to Play Irish Fiddle

Kevin Burke’s easygoing manner and encouraging teaching style invite you into the world of authentic traditional Irish fiddle. In this superb starter lesson, he passes on his vast knowledge and experience through an in-depth study of some of his favorite tunes, styles and techniques. Kevin understands the needs of the learning fiddler, and he conveys his ideas with clarity and simplicity. Focusing on Irish polkas, slides and jigs, he teaches the basic tune, along with several variations, explaining the rhythmic devices that distinguish each dance form. He then shows you the grace notes, rolls, double-stops and other ornaments that...

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Fred Sokolow – Complete Beginners Ukulele Guide

Jan 20 2017

Fred Sokolow – Complete Beginners Ukulele Guide

The ukulele has never been more popular, and Fred Sokolow’s relaxed, user-friendly teaching style makes it easy to learn. Volume One of this three-part series starts right at the beginning, showing you how to tune and hold the uke. Fred teaches you how to play songs of many genres, including Jambalaya, Stand By Me, Ghost Riders In the Sky and more. In the process of learning these classic tunes, you’ll acquire several strumming patterns and over a dozen easy chords, enabling you to play in five keys. It’s a great way to get started on the uke! Fred slows...

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