Tim Quinn – 84 Melodic Studies for Rock Guitar

Dec 28 2016

Tim Quinn – 84 Melodic Studies for Rock Guitar

Tim Quinn Fluid Pentatonics for Guitar 84 Melodic Studies for Rock Guitar is a comprehensive manual for developing blistering pentatonic motion that moves freely over the entire fretboard, using position-shifting slides, hammer-ons, and pull-offs for speed and fluidity. Emphasis is on overcoming the restrictive nature of traditional pentatonic box scale fingerings by developing pathways that continually shift between and connect the five pentatonic boxes. Complete whole-neck control is developed through an extensive series of repeating melodic exercises and etudes. Section One presents 35 sequential whole-neck studies, each of which spans the range of twelve frets, thus unlocking virtually every...

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John Ganapes – Jazzin’ the Blues

Dec 27 2016

John Ganapes – Jazzin’ the Blues

Jazzin’ the Blues: A Complete Guide to Learning Jazz-Blues Guitar. Take your playing to the next level with this comprehensive jazz-blues guitar instructional book/CD pack. With 15 hands-on lessons you will be immersed in the realm of jazz blues, learning to both improvise and comp with full-band play-along CD tracks and step-by-step instruction. The well-planned lesson style and organized design of this thorough source will have you jazzin’ the blues in no time! Jazzin’ the Blues an excellent resource for taking the blues to the next level. Stuffed into 100 pages is an incredible amount of material that will...

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Essential Guitar Pure Theory Harmony & Theory Advanced

Dec 27 2016

Essential Guitar Pure Theory Harmony & Theory Advanced

The 3rd volume of Pure Theory. Harmony and Theory is the language of music. It is what allows musicians from all over the world who may speak different languages verbally to speak the same language on their instrument. This DVD will guide you through the major scale modes, the harmonic minor scale, the melodic minor scale, modal interchange, secondary dominants, and the diminished scale. Each example is clearly demonstrated and performed with a backing track which is also included for you to play along with.   See also: Essential Guitar Pure Theory Harmony & Theory Basics Language: English Year:...

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Mark Stuart – Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles

Dec 25 2016

Mark Stuart – Americana Acoustic Guitar Styles

Americana Acoustic Guitar is a great lesson for the guitarist who wants to spice up his/her playing with some new idea on backing themselves or other singers. Mark Stuart is master at this style of playing and is known Internationally as one of the great sidemen. He’s a good teacher, too! In this lesson, Mark focuses on various techniques and thoughts that will help you zone in on what it takes to become a tasteful side person, or to back yourself on your own songs. Topics include: Mark’s Hybrid Style (playing with flat pick and fingers); Playing Octaves on...

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It’s Easy To Play Elvis

Dec 23 2016

It’s Easy To Play Elvis

Easy to read, simplified arrangements of 18 of Presley’s best-loved songs. Includes ‘Good Luck Charm’, ‘Loving You’, ‘Teddy Bear’, ‘In The Ghetto’ and ‘Return To Sender’. Arranged for piano and vocal with guitar chord symbols. The “It’s easy to play” series is an entirely new departure in music publishing. The music is newly engraved and includes chord symbols and lyrics where appropriate. These fine arrangements are so easy even beginners can play them. A legendary singer. This man was one of the most important forces in all of rock and roll history. He was an American singer who had...

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Dennis Caplinger – Bluegrass Guitar Basics & Beyond

Dec 23 2016

Dennis Caplinger – Bluegrass Guitar Basics & Beyond

Virtuoso bluegrass multi-instrumentalist Dennis Caplinger, with the able assistance of John Moore, Kenny Blackwell and Bill Bryson, guides you through all the Bluegrass basics and beyond. You’ll learn classic Bluegrass guitar techniques-all in the context of classic Bluegrass standards. Beginning with basic left- and right-hand techniques, Dennis guides you through developing great backup parts, playing solos and working with a bluegrass band. Learn technique through up-close camera angles. Play-along with a virtuoso Bluegrass band and then try the “minus-one” play-along tracks. Along with exercises to learn hammer-ons, pull-offs, and really cool licks, he shows how to both pick single...

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Max Milligan – Play Freddie King

Dec 21 2016

Max Milligan – Play Freddie King

The Play series… entertaining instructional programs illustrating the methods and technique made famously recognizable by the world’s greatest guitarists, this release focuses on the Texas Cannonball, Freddie King. A recent induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Freddie King has been seen as an inspiration for musical artists in both the US and the UK, including Jerry Garcia, Stevie Ray Vaughn and Eric Clapton. He was the youngest of the ‘Three Kings’ of electric blues guitar, along with BB King and Albert King. Such highly is he esteemed that in Texas in 1993, September 3 was proclaimed...

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Cream Completed (Songbook)

Dec 20 2016

Cream Completed (Songbook)

Music and lyrics to most of the songs that Cream wrote and sang. Not guitar tabbed – this book came out before guitar tabbing in music books of this sort was common. Quite a few pictures, a few in color. Many of their lyrics stand the test of time. Among those tunes that haven’t been playlisted forever, you might want to check out Pressed Rat and Warthog & Deserted Cities of the Heart. One of many heavy psychedelic rock bands of the 1960s, members included Eric Clapton, Jack Bruce, and Ginger Baker, noted for classic tracks such as ‘White...

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Jeff Scheetz – Blues Jam Survival Guide

Dec 18 2016

Jeff Scheetz – Blues Jam Survival Guide

Producer, recording artist and instructor extraordinaire, Scheetz has an extensive background as founder and leader of several highly popular blues and blues-rock jam bands. One of the most sought after instructors by students and professionals alike, Scheetz is eminently qualified to guide your blues jam aspirations. The Blues Jam Survival Guide is packed with 115 tips, 75 essential licks, 43 practice rhythm tracks, and tons of other valuable insight designed for the practicing guitarist who is biting at the bit to jump up on stage at the jam but just can’t pull the trigger for fear of not being...

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John “Jab’O” Starks and Clyde Stubblefield – Soul Of The Funky Drummers

Dec 17 2016

John “Jab’O” Starks and Clyde Stubblefield – Soul Of The Funky Drummers

This historical first instructional dvd will be an essential learning tool for every funk devotee, demonstrating playing techniques and valuable tips for creating the ultimate funk groove! They demonstrate these patterns and rhythm combinations, and analyze their performances and techniques while looking back and discussing their activities in the James Brown era. If you are a drummer, you will enjoy this look at two old school funk drummers who powered the James Brown bands of the 60s and 70s. Both are heard on most of the important cuts done by Brown, and both have been sampled to death. They...

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