At a Glance: Scales and Modes

Apr 15 2016

At a Glance: Scales and Modes

A first of its kind, the At a Glance series pairs an instructional DVD lesson taught by a professional guitarist with a supplemental book for a comprehensive learning experience. Each book/DVD features several lessons pertaining to one topic, and the DVD lessons feature on-screen music. The lessons are loaded with valuable tips and information. Guitar Scales & Modes – At a Glance features four lessons, including: The Major Scale, The Minor Scale, The Minor Pentatonic Scale, and The Modes. Songs include: And I Love Her – The Beatles Babe, I’m Gonna Leave You – Led Zeppelin Bohemian Rhapsody –...

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Learn to Play the Songs From Are You Experienced?

Apr 10 2016

Learn to Play the Songs From Are You Experienced?

The Jimi Hendrix Experience: Learn to Play the Songs From Are You Experienced? This fantastic two-video set shows guitarists how to play the important parts to every song on this influential album. The videos are hosted and taught by Velvert Turner, a student and friend of Jimi’s, with demonstrations by ace Hendrix guitar educator Andy Aledort. For each song, the guitar parts are played at two tempos to help players learn each riff and solo properly, and there are backing tracks to play along with. As a bonus, this set includes actual footage of Jimi playing many of the...

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Jan Palmer – Drumset Freedom and Creation

Apr 09 2016

Jan Palmer – Drumset Freedom and Creation

This excellent DVD explores four key areas in modern drumming; timekeeping, technique, independence and the discovery of your own voice on the instrument. The educational elements of this DVD are interspersed with live recorded performances featuring Gary Husband and Laurence Cottle, two of the finest and most respected musicians in modern music. Ian guides you through exercises specifically developed for students of all levels, inspired by years of studying the art of drumming. There are no short cuts to becoming a great drummer, but this excellent DVD will help you to focus on the key elements essential to developing...

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Jason Lee – Beginner Surf Guitar

Apr 07 2016

Jason Lee – Beginner Surf Guitar

Learn the Techniques, Styles and Secrets of such legendary Surf greats as Dick Dale, The Ventures, the Beach Boys, the Chantays, the Surfaris and more! Surf Guitar is one of the most fun and energizing styles to play, and we bring it to you with close ups on pick and fret hands, step by step breakdowns at slow and normal tempo, and with on screen tablature to make learning even easier and more enjoyable. If you have always wanted to play this style of guitar, but don’t know where to start, what gear to buy, or how to get...

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Mike Michalkow – Moeller Method Secrets

Apr 07 2016

Mike Michalkow – Moeller Method Secrets

Mike Michalkow’s DVD, Moeller Method Secrets, presents a step-by-step system for mastering the amazing Moeller method and key related techniques that will drastically improve speed, power, control, endurance and dynamics around the drumset. Some topics covered in this DVD include: Mike’s early experiences with poor technique, and how he was able to overcome them to advance his drumming abilities. An introduction to correct stick grip, and an overview of how stick grip can make a big difference in how you play the drums. The unique “gun system” for discovering correct hand position for holding the drumstick. This creative approach...

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Guitar Backing Tracks

Apr 05 2016

Guitar Backing Tracks

We’ve got a most excellent collection of guitar backing tracks, jam tracks, guitar minus tracks, guitar play alongs for you to download in MP3 format. Choose from our most popular selections, such as Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Eric Clapton and many more. The long list of guitar backing tracks will be sure to provide you with your favourite tunes and give you the opportunity to listen as you learn to play. This set includes almost every style: Rock, Jazz, Latin, Blues, Metal, Funk and so on… Specially for FastStrings.com fans. Our entire guitar backing tracks is high quality, almost...

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Dave Celentano – Mastering the Modes for the Rock Guitarist

Apr 05 2016

Dave Celentano – Mastering the Modes for the Rock Guitarist

Learn the seven modes, all while playing chords and solos in the styles of Randy Rhoads, Alex Lifeson, John Petrucci, Eric Clapton, Yngwie Malmsteen and others. Beginner, intermediate and advanced solos are included for each mode, as well as seven jam tracks on two DVDs, so you can practice these solos or make up your own. Also includes detailed instruction on common chords and scale patterns for each mode. More than 3 hours of instruction and jam tracks on 2 DVDs!     Language: English Running time: 03:10:56 Quality: DVDrip Video: AVC, 640×480, 29.970 fps, 1000 Kbps Audio: AAC...

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Mike Portnoy – Progressive Drum Concepts

Apr 04 2016

Mike Portnoy – Progressive Drum Concepts

Presented by Mike Portnoy, drummer of one of the world’s most progressive heavy metal bands, Dream Theater, this DVD was originally released in Japan, but the response was so good it is now available to the rest of the world! Contents include Drum Set Assembly, Odd Time Signature examples and Groove and Phrasing examples. Mike Portnoy, the drummer for the progressive heavy metal band Dream Theater, presents his first instructional video. Topics include: drumset assembly, double-bass techniques, odd time signatures, grooves and phrasing, varous examples from Dream Theater songs, and more. Features drum solos and drum performance of Dream...

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Albert Collins – Instructional Video

Apr 03 2016

Albert Collins – Instructional Video

Meet one of the true legends of the Blues, and learn the secrets to his ice-cool guitar style. GIT Blues expert Keith Wyatt hosts this very special tutorial, showing you the details of the Albert Collins funky and soulful sound. You’ll learn an array of characteristic Iceman licks, how to use a capo and altered tunings, along with those unique rhythms that make the man’s music so addictive! Then, sit back and enjoy Albert himself doing what he does best as he performs a live set at Hollywood’s Musicians Institute. If you are a fan of the Blues guitar,...

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Guitar Licks Goldmine – 200 Jazz Licks

Apr 02 2016

Guitar Licks Goldmine – 200 Jazz Licks

Guitar Licks Goldmine: 200 Jazz Licks video This DVD teaches 200 terrific licks that guitarists can incorporate into their own playing. Guitar Licks Goldmine: 200 Jazz Licks film Clocking in at nearly 4 hours, this DVD features walk-through explanations by professional guitarists and note-for-note, on-screen tablature for every lick. The demonstrations of each lick are performed both at regular speed, then slowed down for easier learning. John Heussenstamm, Don Linke, Paul Silbergleit, and Bill Stone are featured… This product has gotten be interested again. Great illustrations, keeps it nice, short and easy to understand. They are easy to play...

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