Desi Serna – Guitar Chord Progressions & Playing By Numbers
Sep 17 2014
This video program is intended for intermediate to advanced level guitar players who are already comfortable using standard open and barre chords to play songs. Do you think you could pick up on new songs quicker if you knew how music was typically put together? Would you retain more of what you learn if you could group songs by similarity? Could you play by ear better if you knew where to look? How would your own compositions and improvisations be affected by your knowledge of keys and chord movement? Did you know that most musical concepts, like applying scales, stem from chord progressions?
Guitar Chord Progressions and Playing by Numbers DVD will show you how triads and chords are built from the major scale. Through this process you’ll learn why some chords are major and others are minor. You’ll come to understand the I ii iii IV V vi vii number sequence which is the most important concept in all of music (a.k.a. Nashville Number System). And all of this is taught from a guitar player’s perspective and using simple shapes and patterns on the fretboard! Build triads and chords from the major scale, visualize keys and chords by number with simple patterns, understand how chords are related and fit together, transpose instantly to new keys and new positions and learn progressions to popular songs. Guitar Chord Progressions and Playing by Numbers DVD is taught by music theory expert, guitar teacher and publisher Desi Serna and is based on his book Fretboard Theory Chapter 6. This lesson material is suitable for both acoustic and electric guitar.
If you want a valuable tool to learning about chords and chord progressions this is a must have item! It opens up the Nashville numbering system to you. Soon you’ll stop thinking about chord names so much and start thinking about chord numbers. You’ll be able to transpose keys and play chords up and down the neck. Great for figuring out chords to songs too!
This video alone is priceless for anyone that really wants to learn good rhythm techniques. Desi Serna is an excellent instructor! The video covers all you need to know to get you started with Chord Progressions and playing by numbers. To the new players, this is exactly what you need to learn things correctly the first time.
For more experienced guitarists watching this video is a great way to pick up on some of techniques and knowledge that will enhance your playing capability.
Running time: 02:47:08
Video: MPEG4 640×480 29.96 fps 1127 kbps
Audio: MPEG4 48 Khz 131 kbps
Size: 1.47 Gb