Phil Capone – Guitar Chord Bible

Jul 23 2016

Phil Capone – Guitar Chord Bible

This compact dictionary of over 500 illustrated popular chords in their most common voicings features clear photographs and easy-to-follow diagrams and instructions.The spiral binding allows you to lay the book flat for easy reference while playing. Fingering diagrams for each chord are clearly indicated on a fretboard, and tips on technique are given together with relevant chord sequences. Whether your musical style favors rock, pop, blues, soul, jazz, country, or classical, this handy take-anywhere volume puts the techniques for making great guitar music at your fingertips, and sets you on the road to becoming a true chordmaster! The author’s...

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Guitar Collection of Francesc de Paula Soler

Jul 17 2016

Guitar Collection of Francesc de Paula Soler

Classic guitar. Learn to play 13 classic compositions with famous spanish guitarist Francesc de Paula Soler. Soler started his musical studies at the age of six, and later followed the tradition of Andres Segovia. His interpretations possess a great coloring which produces an extraordinary artistic feeling in the public. He is a virtuoso in the difficult skill of the string, a master of a great acoustic resources, and thus continues the great tradition of Andres Segovia. Soler showed himself to be unusually sensitive to color and the rhapsodic rise and fall of the phrases”…”he played dazzling solos with his...

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Adam Fulara – Two-Handed Tapping Guitar Workshop

Jul 07 2016

Adam Fulara – Two-Handed Tapping Guitar Workshop

Two-handed tapping guitar workshop Book + DVD by Adam Fulara. First book of its kind in the world! 14 complete tunes (complete transcriptions with scores, TABs and fingering), step by step for regular 6-string guitar with standard tuning (EBGDAE). Polish language with English subtitles. For usual 6-string guitar and standard tuning (E,B,G,D,A,E). 14 lessons + 14 transcriptions of evergreens, classical music hits and Bach tunes (Amazing Grace, The Entertainer, For Elise, etc). Adam Fulara is a Polish guitarist who specializes in two-handed polyphonic tapping. Fulara plays both classical and jazz pieces.   Language: Polish (English subtitles) Year: 2015 Running...

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Charlie Byrd – Contemporary Acoustic Jazz Guitar

Jun 10 2016

Charlie Byrd – Contemporary Acoustic Jazz Guitar

Charlie is generally recognized as the founding father of nylon string jazz guitar. He was one of the original Great Guitars that recorded on Concord (along with Herb Ellis and Barney Kessel) and is an “elder statesman” of the instrument. This video is full of Charlie doing what made him famous. Taking his time, he begins with a discussion of general classical-style technique, hammers and pulloffs, trills, and right hand fingerstyle warmups. The examples are liberally sprinkled with lovely chordal passages and licks. Other subjects that Charlie covers include blues playing, chromatic substitutions in turnarounds, artificial harmonics and a...

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Jamie Andreas – The Principles of Correct Practice for Guitar

Jun 05 2016

Jamie Andreas – The Principles of Correct Practice for Guitar

“The Principles of Correct Practice for Guitar” is not a method book in the traditional sense. You will not find scales, chord charts or licks of any kind. But you will find a book filled with insight and exercises to help you overcome common pitfall of hand position and muscle tension. Issues that lead too incorrect practice, and are detrimental to your progress as a guitarist. The material in the book is broken down into 3 categories: Understandings, Tools, and Exercises. Understanding helps identify a problem area, often one you might not have thought about. Tools are the solutions...

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Henry Mancini – Pink Guitar (Tab Book)

Jun 03 2016

Henry Mancini – Pink Guitar (Tab Book)

Guitar Solo. This folio provides note-for-note transcriptions of a dozen of the world’s greatest instrumental acoustic guitarists’ versions of the most beloved melodies of legendary composer Henry Mancini. From the brilliance of Grammy-winning guitarist Laurence Juber’s phenomenal display on the Pink Panther Theme to Ed Gerhard’s lovely arrangement of the classic Moon River … this collection will tickle your funny bone and touch your heart. Mancini’s melodies are so strong they adapt well to solo guitar whether it be steel string or nylon acoustic … and the finale is a brilliant duet on A Shot in the Dark. Songs...

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Frederic Hand – Classical Guitar Seven Easy Pieces

May 27 2016

Frederic Hand – Classical Guitar Seven Easy Pieces

The beauty and romance of the classical guitar is brought home in this fascinating lesson by one of the world’s top players. Frederic Hand applies the essential techniques that he demonstrated on his first Homespun video to gorgeous music that will be accessible to all guitarists…with practice. The seven works taught on this video are among the best-known student pieces, and will be within the reach of most guitarists who are familiar with the fingerboard and basic classical technique. “Easy is a relative term,” Fred says. “Playing the classical guitar with beauty and command is a life-long process.” Fred...

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Mastering Piano Technique by Seymour Fink

May 15 2016

Mastering Piano Technique by Seymour Fink

Finally available in DVD format, Seymour Fink’s renowned Mastering Piano Technique sets pianists of every skill level free to express their most musical ideas with a holistic approach to the keyboard based on a sound understanding of the relationship between physical function and movement and musical purpose. In this invaluable resource for pianists and teachers, Professor Fink explains his groundbreaking ideas and demonstrates his innovative developmental exercises. 86 minutes. Professor Seymour Fink, retired senior piano professor in the Department of Music, University of New York at Binghamton, has made a lifetime study of piano technique and its pedagogy. An...

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Scott Houston – Play Piano in a Flash

May 05 2016

Scott Houston – Play Piano in a Flash

Play Piano in a Flash! DVD: This terrific video contains not only the same hour long special seen by millions on PBS, but also an additional hour and a half of bonus material never seen on TV! In this video, Scott will explain why traditional piano lessons have failed so many people, and why his approach (the same one used by many professional players) is different and a whole lot easier to learn. See Scott at his humorous best as he gives a presentation in front of a live audience regarding how to have fun playing your favorite tunes...

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Charles Postlewate – Five-Finger Technique for the Right-Hand

Apr 25 2016

Charles Postlewate – Five-Finger Technique for the Right-Hand

This two-hour DVD is a presentation of the 19-year project by Charles Postlewate on extending right hand technique for guitar to include the little finger. PART I presents this technique in actual repertoire, including standard guitar repertoire (by Barrios, Sor, Torroba and Villa-Lobos), new arrangements & transcriptions and original compositions. It features complete performances of twelve pieces recorded on Postlewate’s Homage to Villa-Lobos CD and published in the book by the same name. Each performance is introduced by Postlewate with explanations and demonstrations of how and where the little finger is used in the execution of scales, chords, arpeggios,...

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