Stanton Moore – A Modern Approach To New Orleans Drumming

Oct 03 2015

Stanton Moore – A Modern Approach To New Orleans Drumming

The second DVD from Stanton Moore shows you how to blend simple ideas with the traditional Second Line to create a new approach to New Orleans drumming. The unique flavour of New Orleans has grown from the combination of African, European, Afro-Cuban and Afro-Haitian styles that are characteristic of this famously multi-cultural city. This special tutorial gives you the tools to bring character and inflection to your beats whilst staying true to the underlying groove. You will discover Stanton’s personal approach to incorporating Mambo, Guaguanco, Shuffle, Boogaloo, Bossa-Nova and Samba with Second Line drumming to add a contemporary flair...

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Kenny Chipkin – Real Blues Guitar

Oct 01 2015

Kenny Chipkin – Real Blues Guitar

Do you love the blues Do you want to master it by learning the techniques used by the greats Then Real Blues Guitar is exactly what you’re looking for. This book starts you off with the basics and takes a comprehensive approach to rhythm, lead, and solo playing. You’ll be guided through the styles of blues guitar masters like Eric Clapton, Albert King, B.B. King, Freddy King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, T-Bone Walker and Johnny Winter. Kenny Chipkin performs every example in the book and provides his unique perspective on the history and influence of the great blues guitarists. High-Quality...

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Jazz Play-Along: Volume 42 – Gerry Mulligan Favorites

Sep 30 2015

Jazz Play-Along: Volume 42 – Gerry Mulligan Favorites

For use with all Bb, Eb, C and BC 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 (no melody); Additional choruses for soloing. Songs include: Bark For...

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Thom Bresh – The Real Merle Travis Guitar: Like Father Like Son

Sep 30 2015

Thom Bresh – The Real Merle Travis Guitar: Like Father Like Son

Here’s a guitar lesson that is a must for all fans of Merle Travis! The only son of the legendary guitarist gives us an in-depth look at the famous technique that changed the course of guitar history. When Merle Travis passed away in 1983, we lost one of our most innovative and distinctive musical voices. Fortunately, his songs and fingerpicking style live on in the hands of his son, Thom Bresh, a talented and dynamic guitarist who learned the real Travis-style guitar right from the source. Thom Bresh grew up listening to, and later playing with, his famous father,...

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Mark Schulman: A Day In The Recording Studio

Sep 28 2015

Mark Schulman: A Day In The Recording Studio

Nearly every studio drummer in Los Angeles records his/her own drum tracks in bedrooms, garages and home studios. The days of having an expensive studio and engineer to record drums are virtually gone. The new trend is to be able to record drum tracks yourself. I believe that you need this information in today’s changing music industry. This DVD shows you how to do it and reduces your fear of getting started by giving you simple, entertaining and inspiring information. You can start recording right away and have the best time creating top class drum tracks!. -Mark Schulman. In...

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Michael Angelo Batio – Speed Kills (3 Volume Package)

Sep 25 2015

Michael Angelo Batio – Speed Kills (3 Volume Package)

Michael Angelo Batio created the original Speed Kills DVD to be the ultimate guitar lesson on speed picking technique. This instructional video is legendary for its ability to raise a guitarist’s skills to the next level and beyond. With Speed Kills you’re learning from the fastest guitarist on the planet. Don’t take our word for it. Guitar One Magazine chose Michael Angelo Batio as the Number 1 Shredder of All Time. This is what Guitar World magazine has to say about Speed Kills. “Michael Angelo Batio Speed Kills is the ultimate face-melting instructional DVD…”— Guitar World Magazine. The program...

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Jared Falk – One Handed Drum Roll

Sep 24 2015

Jared Falk – One Handed Drum Roll

This training pack was created to enable drummers of all abilities to learn and apply a one handed roll into their everyday drumming. It fully explains how to develop this unique method, and goes on to provide a wide range of applications in which it can be used – including rock, jazz, and latin drum beats. This method is really much easier than you’d think. Jared does a great job of breaking down the entire process of learning it. It’s great for drum solos, or unique drum beats/fills. Contents: how to develop the basic technique on a practice pad...

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John Renbourn – Folk, Blues And Beyond

Sep 23 2015

John Renbourn – Folk, Blues And Beyond

In this lesson, John Renbourn presents a wide variety of fingerstyle arrangements from traditional ballads to country blues, from a Booker T. & the MGs rock instrumental to the church hymn Abide With Me. All receive the special touches of John’s unique playing, and are explained in detail with the help of split-screen video techniques that allow the student to clearly see and study what each hand is doing. The title captures the essence of all these players, but it is also a tribute to Davey Graham, as the title is taken from one of his ground breaking album....

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Rick Graham – The Art of Improvisation

Sep 22 2015

Rick Graham – The Art of Improvisation

Unlock the secrets to fretboard navigation and improvisation in this one of a kinds course presented by world renowned guitar virtuoso Rick Graham. Over the course of this DVD you will learn how Rick integrates three note per string major scale patters, modes and pentatonic frameworks into one seamless system to allow you to traverse the neck with ease. From here, Rick covers plenty more ideas, including arpeggios, sequences he uses to solidify patterns, and a breakdown of modal pitch axis theory. On this superb DVD, Rick Graham a complete guide to developing effective improvisation, including his original concepts...

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It’s Easy To Play New TV Themes

Sep 20 2015

It’s Easy To Play New TV Themes

This new addition to the Easy To Play series features easy to read, simplified arrangements of 22 of your favourite new TV themes! All songs are arranged for piano, voice, and guitar, including the themes from League Of Gentlemen, Extras, The O.C., Sex And The City and The Simpsons! Songs include: Blackadder Theme (Howard Goodall) Buffy The Vampire Slayer Theme (Steven Sherlock, Charles Dennis, Parry Gripp) California (Alex Greenwald, Jason Schwartzman) Doing The Bird Cage Walk (Later…With Jools Holland) (Jools Holland, Gilson Lavis) Frolic (Curb Your Enthusiasm) (Luciano Michelini) Half The World Away (The Royle Family) (Noel Gallagher) I...

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