Albert Lee – Country Boy

Dec 31 2014

Albert Lee – Country Boy

Albert Lee is a legendary guitarist whose speed, phrasing, feel and choice of notes has earned the reputation as the world’s premier country guitarist. This Country Boy DVD combines two of his best-selling videos: Advanced Country Guitar and Virtuoso Techniques into one fantastic method. Advanced Country Guitar features Albert playing some of his all-time favourite tunes and analysing his baffling technique in depth! From his hybrid Travis-picking style, chord voicings, scalar ideas to analysis of his classic guitar parts. Virtuoso Techniques focuses on the components that make up Albert’s style. Using dozens of practical examples, he covers classic intros...

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Hans-Gunter Heumann – Easy Piano Solos: 60’s Hits

Dec 31 2014

Hans-Gunter Heumann – Easy Piano Solos: 60’s Hits

Another fantastic addition to this popular German series of the finest pop music through the 2oth Century. This volume contains all the the best from the 60’s music, with simple settings by Heumann. Each one’s a classic that will take you back to the days of flares and platforms! This is a great book – Invaluable to teachers and students alike. Complete With Chord Symbols and Lyrics. Don’t forget to review 70’s hits – Hans-Gunter Heumann – Easy Piano Solos: 70’s Hits. Contents: Cinderella Rockefella (Esther & Abi Ofraim) (Sittin’ On) The Dock Of The Bay (Otis Redding) Eloise...

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Guitar Play-Along Volume 7 – Acoustic Classics

Dec 30 2014

Guitar Play-Along Volume 7 – Acoustic Classics

Guitar Play-Along Vol. 7 – Acoustic Classics. The Guitar Play-Along DVD series lets you hear and see how to play songs like never before. Just watch, listen and learn! Each song starts with a lesson from a professional guitar teacher. Then, the teacher performs the complete song along with professionally recorded backing tracks. You can choose to turn the guitar off if you want to play along, or leave the guitar in the mix to hear how it should sound. You can also choose from three viewing options. Each DVD includes great songs that all guitarists will want to...

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Marc Rizzo of Soulfly – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred Level 1

Dec 28 2014

Marc Rizzo of Soulfly – Metal Guitar: Modern Speed & Shred Level 1

If you are serious about taking your guitar playing to the next level, then sink your teeth into these lessons with Marc Rizzo, one of today’s new breed of young guitarists who stands out as a master musician with phenomenal technique. Through your one-on-one tutorials with Marc, you will develop skills needed to play modern, speed, and shred metal. Learn scales spanning the entire neck, power chords, speed picking, tapping, Marc’s personal bending technique, and an arsenal of riffs for you to play. He will even show you how to get that growling heavy metal sound. This is a...

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Troy Stetina – Modern Rock (Guitar Signature Licks)

Dec 25 2014

Troy Stetina – Modern Rock (Guitar Signature Licks)

Internationally acknowledged guitarist and instructor Troy Stetina offers a step-by-step breakdown of eight contemporary rock classics featuring some of the greatest guitar moments of recent years. Learn the tricks, riffs, techniques and styles that make these eight songs some of the hottest and most-requested guitar anthems by today’s best, with painstaking explanations and detailed discussions to help you get them mastered. Includes Tom Morello’s startlingly innovative Know Your Enemy, the greasy swagger of Jet’s Are You Gonna Be My Girl, and the cartoon glam fireworks of The Darkness’ I Believe In A Thing Called Love. Songs: Blink182 – All...

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Doug Doppler – Whammy Bar Mojo: Licks & Tricks

Dec 24 2014

Doug Doppler – Whammy Bar Mojo: Licks & Tricks

Doug Doppler helps you learn the building blocks of great Whammy Bar technique on this Guitar 411 DVD. Whammy Bar Mojo shows you how to construct and deconstruct the elements of music. Interestingly enough, much of this technique has as much to do how you get to and from the whammy bar and how you mute unwanted strings as it does using the bar itself. The DVD starts off with a series of exercises showing you how to keep those unruly strings quiet, and then integrate the volume control into the process of taming unwanted noise that accompanies the...

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David Kuckhermann: Advanced Frame Drums 2

Dec 23 2014

David Kuckhermann: Advanced Frame Drums 2

Introducing techniques and rhythms from the Iranian percussion tradition. The nine-finger Riz. Advanced snapping. Modern techniques such as using a brush. Applying the Indian concept of Tihai. Ideas for non-traditional rhythms on one and multiple drums. Independence exercises. Live performance featuring Taner Akyol and Antonis Anissegos. Playalong practice tracks. Renowned percussionist virtuoso plays not only on the frame drums, in his arsenal is quite a large selection of tools: bodhran, riq, tonbak, cajon, Morsing etc… Tambourine can be attributed to the classification of a frame drum, but not all frame drums are tambourines! This is a continuation of the...

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Robben Ford – Back to the Blues

Dec 22 2014

Robben Ford – Back to the Blues

Robben Ford has become one of the world’s most recognized blues musicians. His trademark, tasty guitar style, is reinforced with incredible depth in jazz and rhythm and blues. Back to the Blues is a special two-part series exploring the finer points of contemporary blues guitar playing and features exciting live performances by Robben’s powerful trio, The Blue Line, with Roscoe Beck on bass and Tom Brechtlein on drums. Robben Ford is a truly exceptional guitarist and it is just a great pleasure to watch him perform. His ability to really play the blues and also bring some jazz influences...

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Mike Portnoy – Drums of Thought

Dec 21 2014

Mike Portnoy – Drums of Thought

Mike’s Drum-cam footage from Dream Theaters Train of Thought recording sessions. Audio Options include: Full Band; Studio and an Audio Commentary with Mike. Includes all tracks from Train of Thought (with the exception of “Vacant”) in their entirety. This video is part of the so-called Portnoy Archives, which include the following video schools: Ten Degrees of Turbulent Drumming, Drums Across Forever, Drums of Thought, Live at Budokan и Drumavarium. Michael Stephen “Mike” Portnoy is an American drummer primarily known as the former drummer, backing vocalist, and a co-founder of the progressive metal band Dream Theater, as well as the...

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Bruce Buckingham – 50 Licks Jazz Style

Dec 15 2014

Bruce Buckingham – 50 Licks Jazz Style

Bruce Buckingham is a professional musician and teacher. He plays guitar in many styles, but his specialties are jazz, Latin, Blues and Funk. He is one of the seasoned teachers at Musicians Institute, joining the staff in 1980, teaching literally thousands of students from around the world to play guitar at M.I. He has played and/or recorded with musicians as diverse as Helen Reddy to John Patitucci and has been involved in Michael Jackson’s production of Sisterella. Currently he is working on his own recording project as well as more instructional books and videos for guitar. 50 Licks Jazz...

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