David Friesen & Jerry Hahn – Music Clinic/Jazz WorkShop

Aug 02 2015

David Friesen & Jerry Hahn – Music Clinic/Jazz WorkShop

This exclusive DVD captures one of the highly acclaimed clinics presented by celebrated jazz musicians and educators David Friesen (bass) and Jerry Hahn (guitar) during their 2003 tour sponsored by high-end handmade string manufacturer Thomasik-Infeld. The workshop aims to broaden students’ vision of music by explaining: practice techniques, how to listen, what to listen for, strengthening the time feel, participating in a small group format, understanding purpose and commitment and more. This is a great clinic on how to approach the style of jazz and understanding many of the concepts involved with performance and writing. A fine example of...

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Stefan Grossman – Fingerpicking Guitar Techniques

Aug 01 2015

Stefan Grossman – Fingerpicking Guitar Techniques

This two DVD set is for beginner and intermediate guitarists who want to start fingerpicking. Rev. Gary Davis used to tell his students that playing the guitar was easy. He would say that a piano player has only two hands (the left keeps an alternating bass while the right plays a melody) but a guitarist has three hands! Our right hand thumb is one hand and plays the bass figures while our index finger is our second hand and plays the melody. Our third hand is our left hand which fingers chords. The results produce a full and orchestrated...

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Derek Roddy – Blast Beats Evolved

Jul 29 2015

Derek Roddy – Blast Beats Evolved

Produced and directed by legendary metal drummer Derek Roddy, Blast Beats Evolved explores the development and mechanics of modern extreme drumming. The DVD features examples and exercises for Blast Beats, Skank Beats, Bomb Blasts, Hammer Blasts and Freehand Blasts, plus a comprehensive conditioning program for hands and feet, balance and endurance, and also includes five solo jams and performances of seven Serpents Rise songs—complete with minus-drums play-along tracks. Blast Beats Evolved is recommended for drummers who want to gain the mental discipline and technical facility required to master this demanding yet relevant drumming style. In addition, the instructional material...

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Learn To Play Eric Johnson

Jul 28 2015

Learn To Play Eric Johnson

Learn five great songs by Eric Johnson, widely respected as one of the best guitarists in the World. Eric Johnson is an American guitarist, songwriter, and vocalist from Austin, Texas. Best known for his electric guitar skills, Johnson is also a highly proficient acoustic, lap steel, resonator, and bass guitarist as well as an accomplished pianist and vocalist. Johnson is skilled in a wide array of musical genres evidenced by the many different styles incorporated in both his studio and live performances including rock, electric and acoustic blues, jazz, fusion, soul-inspired music, folk, new-age, classical, and country and western....

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Steve Trovato’s Country Guitar in 6 Weeks

Jul 25 2015

Steve Trovato’s Country Guitar in 6 Weeks

Steve Trovato’s Country Guitar in 6 Weeks contains weeks 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. This course is designed to focus your practice towards realistic goals achievable in six weeks. Each week provides you with techniques, concepts and licks to help you play and understand country soloing at a manageable pace. If you have been frustrated or intimidated by other educational material this course is for you. Practice can sometimes be difficult with the player often being unsure which material to work on. With the Country Guitar in 6 Weeks guitar course the material is presented to you in...

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Jared Falk – Rock Drumming System

Jul 22 2015

Jared Falk – Rock Drumming System

The Rock Drumming System includes four workbooks, four DVDs, and a play-along audio CD. It should be noted that the books are professionally printed, as many courses sold online only include eBooks (printable materials). That’s not the case here, everything is packed together and shipped to your door. The contents are divided up into four groups: beginner, intermediate, advanced, and play-alongs. Each include a book and DVD, and the fourth one includes the audio CD. They are all designed to work together, so you will likely want to progress from beginner to advanced (even if you consider yourself an...

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Angus Clark – 50 Hard Rock Licks You Must Know

Jul 21 2015

Angus Clark – 50 Hard Rock Licks You Must Know

Angus Clark’s 50 Hard Rock Licks You Must Know will keep your blood boiling with this handpicked collection of mighty moves and thunderous lickage inspired by and respectfully borrowed from the masters of the genre. Angus focuses primarily on the evolved style of 70’s and 80’s hard rock brought to the air waves by Black Sabbath, Judas Priest, Scorpions, Iron Maiden, Thin Lizzy, UFO, Ratt, Dokken, Rainbow, Deep Purple amongst many others. This particular generation of Hard Rock bands produced dozens of rock guitar gods; Tony Iommi, Ritchie Blackmore, Randy Rhoads, Adrian Smith, Michael Schenker, Slash, Yngwie Malmsteen, Warren...

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Dual Fusion with Tom Quayle and Stuart Bull

Jul 18 2015

Dual Fusion with Tom Quayle and Stuart Bull

A unique opportunity to learn from two world class players! Includes lessons, jam tracks and tablature. Lessons by Tom Quayle & Stuart Bull. In this masterclass, you’ll get to sit in with Tom Quayle and Stuart Bull as they demonstrate their unique approaches to a series of backing tracks. Taking you from a more traditional blues rock vocabulary to, as Stuart puts it, how to step on the jazz pedal. Aside from the wonderful amount of jamming with the two players over the tracks and the PDF tab book featuring all the examples transcribed for your own study, this...

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Learn to play Paul Gilbert

Jul 18 2015

Learn to play Paul Gilbert

This fantastic double disc instructional DVD features Sam Bell walking you through 4 of Paul’s best instrumental pieces covering early and later Racer X, Get out of my Yard and Silence Followed by a Deafening Roar along with a vocal classic. From terrifying alternate picking, string skipping and tapping to melodic arpeggios, bending and power chord riffs – this is one of the most extreme instructional products on the market today! There’s no denying the popularity of Paul Gilbert. One of the finest shredders from the mid 80s! Paul began his career after a spotlight in Mike Varney’s column....

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Kiko Loureiro – Creative Fusion: Beyond Pentatonics & Power Chords

Jul 17 2015

Kiko Loureiro – Creative Fusion: Beyond Pentatonics & Power Chords

Creative Fusion: Beyond Pentatonics & Power instructional DVD showcases guitarist Kiko Loureiro. Open up your musical universe as Loureiro demonstrates natural roots in Brazilian and Latin music. Kiko – known for creating masterful compositions with a unique style – was influenced by fusion, jazz, classical music, and rock legends Van Halen, Page, Hendrix, and Rhoads. In this instructional DVD program, Kiko shows you a method for using arpeggios to craft amazing leads and melodies. He starts with major and minor arpeggios and triad voicings and builds them into progressions. Then he expands on this concept with major arpeggio extensions...

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