Guitar Lessons – Genre: Bluegrass Volume 1

May 25 2019

Guitar Lessons – Genre: Bluegrass Volume 1

Bluegrass music is a form of American roots music, and a sub-genre of country music. Bluegrass was inspired by the music of Appalachia. It has mixed roots in Irish, Scottish, Welsh, and English traditional music, and also later influenced by the music of African-Americans through incorporation of jazz elements. Bluegrass Guitar Lessons A sub-genre of country music which blends improvising with folk-like melodies. Pioneered by Bill Monroe in the 1930s in the “bluegrass” state. Bluegrass is one of the most recognizable styles of guitar. Some refer to bluegrass as a celebration of the simple things in life. Dive into...

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Julie Henigan – DADGAD and DGDGCD Tunings

May 21 2019

Julie Henigan – DADGAD and DGDGCD Tunings

Julie Henigan – DADGAD and DGDGCD Tunings PDF. DADGAD and DGDGCD is an extension and expansion of the previously released book, DADGAD Tuning. It includes a number of additional instrumental solos in DADGAD for beginning-intermediate guitar players, while introducing DGDGCD, a related open tuning. More traditional Irish and original Tunes and songs arranged for fingerstyle guitar. Although many of the selections are traditional Irish dance tunes, the book also includes an American dance tune, two traditional Irish songs, and original instrumentals by Frederick Boyce, Jake Schumacher, Gilles le Bigot, and the author. The book is written in tablature and...

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Jimmy Dillon – Soul of Acoustic Guitar

May 21 2019

Jimmy Dillon – Soul of Acoustic Guitar

Soul of Acoustic Guitar is a truly jam-packed 3-DVD guitar course complete with 35 pages of tabs, that will teach you the secrets to playing like legendary acoustic artists in 15 different styles, plus TONS of juicy guitar tricks that YOU can learn almost immediately. You’ll learn “Riversong”, a rolling folksy groove that really captures a soulful acoustic sound. How to combine sliding notes with picking patterns for a new cool sound. How to combine strumming with fingerpicking for a truly full, rich acoustic sound. Plus: how to create your own variations and get a wild rolling freedom into...

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Howard Levy – New Directions For Harmonica: Expanding Your Technique

May 19 2019

Howard Levy – New Directions For Harmonica: Expanding Your Technique

Howard Levy New Directions For Harmonica Expanding Your Technique. Transform your diatonic harmonica playing and discover the world of chromatic harmony without having to buy or learn a new instrument, as Howard Levy gives you the secrets of his remarkable technique. Levy has developed a method for diatonic (Blues) Harmonica-playing that encompasses every note in every key, opening up the possibilities of the instrument into the worlds of Jazz, Latin and Classical music. Learn how to use bends, overdraws and overblows accurately to play a full chromatic scale. After explaining and demonstrating the principle modes, Levy guides you through...

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Rick Kvistad – Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion

May 15 2019

Rick Kvistad – Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion

Rick Kvistad Accent Studies And Etudes For Percussion PDF. Play all studies slowly enough to be comfortable and relaxed. Gradually increase the tempo, but stay relaxed. Use the metronomic markings on the etudes as a goal for that Etude and corresponding Study. Rick Kvistad has been the principal percussionist and Associate Principal Timpanist of the San Francisco Opera Orchestra since 1980. Before that he had the same title with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. He has performed on numerous recordings such as the Star Wars Trilogy by John Williams. Rick has had an interest in combining musical elements of classical,...

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World of Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar Volume 1 – 2

May 12 2019

World of Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar Volume 1 – 2

World of Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar: Ramble to Cashel Vol. 1 and The Blarney Pilgrim Vol. 2. This collection of traditional music from Ireland and Scotland arranged for solo guitar is the result of a passionate study of the tradition by some of the finest musicians playing in this genre. The idea of arranging this music for solo guitar is still relatively new. Looking back less than a century, you would find this music performed on fiddle, pipes, button accordion, flutes and whistles, in solo and ensemble settings, but never guitar, even in its basic role of providing rhythm. The...

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Denis Chang – Jazz Manouche: The Art of Accompaniment

May 09 2019

Denis Chang – Jazz Manouche: The Art of Accompaniment

Denis Chang Jazz Manouche The Art of Accompaniment. Jazz Manouche or Gypsy Jazz, is a highly-evolved style of music, based on the guitar playing of Django Reinhardt. It requires a solid rhythmic foundation upon which a soloist may build his or her musical statement. The challenge lies in learning how to produce this rhythmic foundation, for Manouche rhythm can be both instantly recognizable to the audience and, frustratingly subtle to the student. In “Jazz Manouche The Art of Accompaniment”, this rhythmic foundation is disassembled, piece-by-piece, by instructor Denis Chang. With the aid of three students, Denis clearly illustrates how...

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Jamey Bellizzi – Music From The British Isles For Acoustic Guitar

May 08 2019

Jamey Bellizzi – Music From The British Isles For Acoustic Guitar

Jamey Bellizzi Music From The British Isles For Acoustic Guitar PDF. A master solo collection by classic guitarist James Bellizzi containing 16 English airs and country dances; 21 Irish tunes by O’ Carolan and others; and 14 lively Scottish tunes and country dances. The arrangements capture the unique tone and spirit of these wonderful folk melodies and compositions. In notation and tablature. Mr. Bellizzi is an expert in instrumental music from before 1750 and is very active in expanding the repertoire for the guitar. He has published and recorded six anthologies that contain new transcriptions and arrangements for the...

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Bob Brozman – Learn To Play Bottleneck Blues Guitar Volume 2

May 07 2019

Bob Brozman – Learn To Play Bottleneck Blues Guitar Volume 2

Bob Brozman Learn To Play Bottleneck Blues Guitar Volume 2. Advanced Technique. A complete toolbox to dramatically increase your repertoire and enhance your blues arrangements and improvisations. Bob provides both a historical and a technical analysis of the styles and innovations originally created by Robert Johnson, Son House, Charlie Patton and other Delta slide masters. Songs: “Come on in My Kitchen,” “Delta Memories” and “Rollin’ and Tumblin’.” Intermediate. Splendid DVD tutorial by an outstanding musician. Highly recommended to anyone interested in learning slide guitar. These DVDs, along with volume one, are hands down the best available if you want...

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Robin Hall – Piano For All

May 06 2019

Robin Hall – Piano For All

Robin Hall Piano For All. Imagine being able to sit down at a piano and just PLAY – Pop, Blues, Jazz, Ragtime, Ballads, even incredible Classical pieces? Now you can.. and you can do it in months not years! Imagine you could learn piano or keyboard without having to spend money, time and effort on traditional Piano Lessons. The Pianoforall Process is simple… You start with Popular Chord based Rhythm Style Piano (think of artists like Elton John, Billy Joel, Lennon & McCartney, Barry Mannilow, Lionel Ritchie, Coldplay, Norah Jones and so on) which is EASY but sounds amazingly...

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