Yinon Muallem – Arabic Percussion

Apr 01 2016

Yinon Muallem – Arabic Percussion

On this unique and personal instructional DVD, Instructor Yinon Muallem teaches 5 different Arab percussion instruments: Darbuka (also known as Doumbek), Riqq, Mazhar, Duff and Zils, with a greater focus on the Darbuka and the Riqq. The video starts with the basics, and continues with the teaching of popular rhythms, so that even people with no previous experience whatsoever in music can become proficient on these drums. The video is easy to follow, and the instructions are very clear. As the lessons progress, you will learn nine different rhythms. The concluding segment of the video includes a review of...

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Jazz Play-Along Volume 6 – Jazz Classics With Easy Changes

Mar 31 2016

Jazz Play-Along Volume 6 – Jazz Classics With Easy Changes

Jazz Play-Along Volume 6 Jazz Classics With Easy Changes PDF. For use with all Bb, Eb, and C instruments, the Jazz Play Along Series is the ultimate learning tool for all jazz musicians. With musician-friendly lead sheets, melody cues, and other split-track choices on the included CD, this first-of-its-kind package makes learning to play jazz easier than ever before. For study, each tune includes a split track with: Melody cue with proper style and inflection; Professional rhythm tracks; Choruses for soloing; Removable bass part; Removable piano part. For performance, each tune also has: An additional full stereo accompaniment track...

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John Miller – The Guitar Of Furry Lewis

Mar 30 2016

John Miller – The Guitar Of Furry Lewis

A guide to the traditional blues playing style of the Mississippi bluesman who lived in Memphis and had a gift for storytelling and showmanship. Walter ‘Furry’ Lewis recorded 25 songs between 1927 and 1929, as well as several albums in the 1960s for Folkways, Prestige and other labels after being rediscovered as part of the great blues rebirth. As a guitarist, Furry Lewis was a two-finger picker with a huge vocabulary of sounds at his fingertips. He worked effortlessly with both broad strokes and intricate detail, possessing a fluidity that recalls the talents of the great Robert Johnson. Guitar...

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Chris Coleman – Dynamic Drumming 3: Playing With Precision & Power

Mar 30 2016

Chris Coleman – Dynamic Drumming 3: Playing With Precision & Power

This 3rd volume of Dynamic Drumming features Chris Coleman’s A-B-C practicing method in addition to numerous, skillful exercises. A bass and drum segment demonstrating how to lock with a bass player or keep it in the pocket. Plus an in-depth interview with Chris Coleman and his breathtaking solo performance! Hear the live band performance with some of the industries top musicians like: Eddie M. (Sax) formerly of Prince & the Revolution, Shelia E., Yolanda Adams, and others; Marvin Thompson of the famous Mo Horns (Bone) he has played with Fred Hammond, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Destiny s Child, and more;...

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Don Mock – Jazz Guitar Rhythm Chops

Mar 29 2016

Don Mock – Jazz Guitar Rhythm Chops

Don Mock, master guitarist and educator, reveals his favourite chord voicings and comping concepts while demonstrating them in the context of soulful jazz and blues chord progressions that are easily applied to any situation. Includes: the ‘best’ and most useful chord voicings, chord extensions and alterations, chord substitutions and secondary dominants, powerful ‘half-step connections’, and several complete 12-bar blues progressions. This DVD has all the tricks to help you go beyond the basics of playing jazz rhythm guitar. This is one of the most informative DVD’s about jazz blues and comping in the market. Don Mock is one of...

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Gerhard Graf-Martinez – Flamenco Guitar Method Vol 1 – 2

Mar 28 2016

Gerhard Graf-Martinez – Flamenco Guitar Method Vol 1 – 2

The world-wide successful Flamenco guitar method is finally available in English. Flamenco guitar method by Gerhard Graf-Martinez. Volume 1 + 2 (plus CD-Audio). A complete Flamenco guitar course for teaching and private study – standard notation and tablature. Complete explanation and exposition of all techniques of the Flamenco guitar like rasgueados, pulgar ayudado, picado, arpegio, tremolo, alzapua. Special chapter about the Bulerias. All styles, compositions and studies are recorded on CD in original tempo and slow version. Gerhard Graf-Martinez is a passionate Flamenco guitarist and teacher. This two-volume method contains both his extensive inside-knowledge – acquired from his intense...

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Alan Schechner – Coordination and Groove

Mar 27 2016

Alan Schechner – Coordination and Groove

With Coordination & Groove, Alan reveals his unique “before-and-after” system – known as “Transformations” – that will change the way you think about playing drums. Learn, step-by-step, how to create and play grooves and melodies simultaneously, how to transform standard grooves into exciting new rhythmic and melodic variations that will revitalize your music! You will be able to apply “Transformations” to all styles of music and any time signature. Every player who desires to advance and add new “stuff” to their toolkit can benefit from this DVD. It’s ALWAYS helpful to see things from different perspectives. This DVD explains...

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Alexi Laiho – In Your Face Guitar

Mar 26 2016

Alexi Laiho – In Your Face Guitar

Shredding like a 21st century Randy Rhoads, Alexi Laiho is the face of modern metal Guitar. Learn his signature scale patterns and sequences he uses to move across the neck. He reveals his techniques for string skipping and tapping arpeggios, arpeggio progressions and advanced bending that give him a soulful sound all his own. Alexi shows you how he writes and constructs leads, syncopated rhythms and his personal tricks for making crazy Guitar sounds. By the end of this program your skill will advance to “in your face” playing! If you like COB or like Alexi, you’ll like this....

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Dave Weigert – Jazz Workshop for Bass and Drums

Mar 25 2016

Dave Weigert – Jazz Workshop for Bass and Drums

This softbound book explains how to play jazz bass and jazz drums. The chapters are as follows: History of Jazz Bass and Drums, Notation Improving Reading Skills, Lead Sheet Interpretation, Effective Practice, How To Practice With recordings, Set-Ups and Fills, Time, Jazz Feel, Form, Improvisation, Latin Feel, Comping and Time Playing, Touch, Tone, and Dynamics, Funk Feel. Listening and Developing Ears, Rehearsal Preparations. This comprehensive book/CD set can help drummers and bassists gain valuable playing experience in jazz, funk, and Latin jazz styles. Textbook for bassists and drummers. Helps to cope with the main aim of many ensembles –...

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The Best of Guns N’ Roses – Guitar Signature Licks

Mar 23 2016

The Best of Guns N’ Roses – Guitar Signature Licks

Learn to play 13 greatest Guns N’ Roses tracks. Listen to music, follow the tabs and play like your favourite musician. The Guns N’ Roses Signature Licks book and recording is primarily designed to help you learn and prepare selected G N’R songs for a live performance. The Signature Licks Series features book and CD packs and DVDs specially designed to teach a musician the trademark techniques of popular artists and musical styles. Each package features an in-depth breakdown of the riffs and sounds unique to the band or artist: the sounds which have led the band or artist...

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