Tony Trischka – Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques

Nov 03 2017

Tony Trischka – Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques

Tony Trischka Bluegrass Banjo Tunes and Techniques DVD download. This high-octane course in Scruggs-style banjo is perfect for the intermediate picker who wants to get to the next level. It is chock-full of terrific tunes and invaluable instruction. The traditional instrumentals that Tony teaches are part of the essential repertoire that every aspiring picker should know. He provides an in-depth analysis of each tune, and adds invaluable advice and instruction in how to employ rolls, chokes, slides, intros, endings, chord inversions and other important techniques that will give your solos the true bluegrass sound. You’ll also learn how to...

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SongXpress – Classic Acoustic For Guitar Volume 1

Nov 02 2017

SongXpress – Classic Acoustic For Guitar Volume 1

Classic Acoustic For Guitar Volume 1 DVD download. On this DVD, Magda Hiller, your SongXpress instructor, shows you the classic and beautiful acoustic guitar parts to these four great songs, Magda shows you how to play all the chords, fingerpicking patterns, and altered tunings you’ll need. Plus, our exclusive on-screen diagrams and tablature will have you performing these classics in no time. These videos are great learning tools, almost like having an instructor in the room with you, except that you can rewind the tape and play only the parts that you need to repeat. The song express series...

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Chris Layton – Double Trouble Drums

Oct 29 2017

Chris Layton – Double Trouble Drums

An entertaining and instructive lesson from Double Trouble drummer Chris Layton. Aided by Arlen Roth and Tommy Shannon, Chris gives an in-depth demonstration that includes: One-handed rolls; Double hand sticking; Getting the right feel; 6/8 shuffles; Triplet roll fills; Use of the bass drum in shuffles; Choosing and tuning your kit. Arlen Roth, Tommy Shannon, and Double Trouble’s own Chris Layton team up to give viewers drumming tips that they can really use. This title is good for practice. It assumes that viewer is not a total beginner. Chris gives some really good insights on practicing, setting up and...

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Roy Rogers – Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues

Oct 28 2017

Roy Rogers – Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues

Roy Rogers Slide Guitar For Rock & Blues. Learn to play the blistering guitar solos, churning rhythms and wiling slide sounds that have impressed Roy Rogers’ fans worldwide. Roy has been called “a force to be reckoned with” (Guitar Player) and “an exceptionally articulate slide guitarist” (Rolling Stone). Now he teaches his award-winning style along with dynamic arrangements to several blues favorites. Roy covers all the essentials – how to get into open tunings, hold the slide, play with vibrato and proper intonation, and develop a powerful picking style using plectrum and fingers. You’ll progress to advanced slide techniques...

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Joseph P Befumo – Boxes Beyond the Blues

Oct 25 2017

Joseph P Befumo – Boxes Beyond the Blues

Joseph P Befumo Boxes Beyond the Blues PDF. A Pattern Approach to Jazz Improvisation. Many guitarists begin by learning a few ubiquitous ‘blues boxes’, and indeed, this approach has sufficed for many great musicians. Unfortunately, this approach can prove crippling if the player wishes to move beyond the blues, and into the world of jazz and fusion. In writing this book, author J.P. Befumo helps guitarists who yearn to grow beyond the pentatonic blues boxes, but want to do so in familiar, incremental steps. The second group who will benefit from this book are those who have learned to...

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Justin Sandercoe – Really Useful Strumming Techniques 1

Oct 25 2017

Justin Sandercoe – Really Useful Strumming Techniques 1

Justin Sandercoe Really Useful Strumming Techniques 1. Leaning to play rhythm guitar can be one of the most frustrating things for a beginner guitarist. It can also be a problem for more advanced players that never got it right when they started! This is the solution! This DVD starts at absolute beginner level and focuses on basic eighth note strumming patterns and continuous hand movement. It then develops the use of ties, picking out the bass note of a chord and the use of the muted strum as a percussive device – along with a whole lot of handy...

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Pete Turland – Rockabilly Slap Bass

Oct 24 2017

Pete Turland – Rockabilly Slap Bass

Pete Turland Rockabilly Slap Bass download. Pete covers different slap techniques, double and triple slap, bass setup, strings, pickups and a short history of rockabilly bass. The sections are brief. He can play triplets very fast and precisely. Even in slow-motion, I couldn’t see exactly how he does it. He demonstrates a couple of Willie Dixon pieces, and to do one, he has this technique where he slaps the strings with the outside of his thumb to get the triplet. Pete describes how to slap the bass in different styles slow to fast slapping. He shows isn’t right away...

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Mat Gurman – Blues Rock Guitar Soloing

Oct 22 2017

Mat Gurman – Blues Rock Guitar Soloing

Mat Gurman Blues Rock Guitar Soloing download. This DVD features top-rated session player Mat “Gurminator” Gurman teaching one of the most important music lessons you will ever take, regardless of the style you play. Mat demonstrates the art of phrasing – the key to all improvised music. He teaches how to get the music out of your head and into your playing, so your solos make sense. He tells how to get a great blues rock tone and demonstrates soloing in the styles of Carlos Santana, Jimi Hendrix, Keith Richards, Billy Gibbons, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton and Robben...

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Billy Boy Arnold – Chicago Blues Harmonica

Oct 18 2017

Billy Boy Arnold – Chicago Blues Harmonica

Billy Boy Arnold Chicago Blues Harmonica download. Billy is an unparalleled source of historical information about the development of the harmonica in this century. After delivering an informative and entertaining introduction about the instrument he loves, Billy walks and talks you through the important aspects of the styles of both Sonny Boys and the two Walters. Each artist’s work is demonstrated by a performance with rhythm section backing and then a clear, concise explanation. Topics covered include playing in first, second and third positions, note bending, trills, back up accompaniment and playing minor blues. Billy shows it all with...

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Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley

Oct 17 2017

Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley

Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley PDF. The late Jeff Buckley’s classic album Grace is a magnificent example of rock, rhythm and blues songwriting. Buckley’s compositions combine unbelievable tenderness and sentiment and emotive blues that is only matched by his guitar playing. Now, with this fabulous Book and 2CD package, you can play Jeff’s album with backing tracks. The two CDs contain a full demonstration for each song, including the guitar part, and special soundalike backing tracks so you can play along as if with a full band! The book contains the music in both Tablature and standard notation for...

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