Guitar Building Blocks: Creating Easy Song Arrangements

Mar 29 2014

Guitar Building Blocks: Creating Easy Song Arrangements

The beauty of the guitar is not necessarily based on advanced and highly technical playing skills. Interesting and unusual arrangements can be created with very simple ideas, as long as you have some knowledge and an elementary understanding of the guitar. On this DVD lesson, Happy takes some easy songs and shows you how to transform them into beautiful show pieces using interesting right-hand patterns, altered chords and chord substitutions, ornamentation, harmonized scales and other very basic but useful techniques. You’ll be amazed at what you’ll be able to do with the simplest folk songs. This is what you...

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Chart Hits Of ’01-’02 (Tab book)

Mar 23 2014

Chart Hits Of ’01-’02 (Tab book)

This outstanding collection assembles two dozen of the most popular hits. Chart Hits Of ’01-’02 for voice, piano and guitar chords. With vocal melody, piano accompaniment, lyrics, chord names and guitar chord diagrams. 2001-2002 Best pop Songs includes over 20 Billboard-charting hits from pop artists like Enrique Iglesias, Jennifer Lopez, Michael Jackson, Pink, Train. Songs include: Hero – Enrique Iglesias Thank You – Dido Follow Me – Uncle Kracker Lady Marmalade – Christina Aguilera, Lil’ Kim, Mya, Pink I Hope You Dance – Lee Ann Womack If You’re Gone – Matchbox Twenty Nobody Wants To Be Lonely – Ricky...

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Alan Dworsky – Secrets of the Hand: Soloing Strategies for Hand Drummers

Mar 21 2014

Alan Dworsky – Secrets of the Hand: Soloing Strategies for Hand Drummers

This book is for advanced hand drummers who want to play complex solos using simple sequences of hand strokes. Whether you play Djembe, conga, or ashiko, the practical hand-pattern strategies explained here will help you get the most out of your hands with the least amount of effort. And whether you want to solo in a traditional African or Afro-Cuban ensemble, in a drum circle, in a band, or in your living room along with your favorite CDs, Secrets of the Hand will help you take your playing to the next level. The book is organized into two main...

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Robert R. Pinkman – Bagpipe Tuition Close-Up DVD & Virtual Tutor Book

Mar 09 2014

Robert R. Pinkman – Bagpipe Tuition Close-Up DVD & Virtual Tutor Book

Everything you need to know and everything you need to play properly is explained and demonstrated in these two dvd’s. All the fingering techniques and movements are shown to you in close up detail and played very slowly for easy understanding. The notation of how all these movements are written are explained in detail and I then play them for you to hear how they should sound. Bobby has been a pipe major of several pipe bands with varying degrees of success and developed a tuition program that should be totally fool proof. There are no “grey areas” in...

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Modern Drummer Festival 2006

Feb 18 2014

Modern Drummer Festival 2006

On September 16 and 17, 2006, The Modern Drummer Festival Weekend returned to the incredible New Jersey Performing Arts Center for its most ambitious festival ever. Sixteen drummers and percussionists performed with more than twenty musicians making for one of the most exciting festival weekends in its eighteen-year history. Backstage, while these incredible performances were taking place, each artist was interviewed at a practice kit. Each in-depth interview features playing and demonstration, as well as discussion on technique, warming up, their MD Fest performance and much more. And for the first time ever on any MD Festival, drummers interviewed...

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Modern Drummer Festival 2010

Feb 03 2014

Modern Drummer Festival 2010

On May 22, 2010, the Modern Drummer Festival returned to the Memorial Auditorium at Montclair State University in Montclair, New Jersey. The lineup for the 2010 Festival featured world-class drumming artists of all styles: the aggressively complex attack of progressive star Chris Pennie (Coheed & Cambria, Dillinger Escape Plan), a stylistically diverse set from Nashville session master Shannon Forrest (Faith Hill, Brooks & Dunn, Rascal Flatts), the unstoppable groove of Shawn Pelton (Saturday Night Live Band, Brecker Bros., Bruce Springsteen) and his band House of Diablo, the cutting-edge stylings of breakbeat/jam-band/jazz master Adam Dietch (John Scofield, Lettuce), the amazing...

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Brent Mason: Nashville Chops And Western Swing Guitar

Jan 21 2014

Brent Mason: Nashville Chops And Western Swing Guitar

One of Nashville’s leading session guitarists takes you through a dazzling array of the techniques and styles: chicken pickin’ rhythm & lead, Jerry Reed style, unique bends, double stops, banjo-style licks, claw style, drop D licks, and dozens more are all demonstrated and clearly explained by Brent. A feature-packed master class for any fan of country guitar! If you’re already a competent player who’s a Brent fan, you have to have this and do what you can to learn all the licks. But if you’re new to the country guitar genre or a relatively inexperienced player, you’d do better...

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Al Petteway – Celtic Instrumentals For Fingerstyle Guitar DVD 2

Jan 16 2014

Al Petteway – Celtic Instrumentals For Fingerstyle Guitar DVD 2

Al Petteway – Celtic Instrumentals For Fingerstyle Guitar #2 Alternate Tunings. Al Petteway continues his excellent lesson with five beautiful and evocative guitar instrumentals in the Celtic style. This time, he covers songs and effects that can be attained through a variety of tunings, including standard, dropped-D, open G and low C. Al shows you how to create your own arrangements by finding the melody within the chord structure, then fleshing it out with pipe-like drone notes, chord substitutions, moving bass lines, the rhythmic “Scottish Snap” and other Celtic-sounding elements. Embellishment techniques right hand rolls, hammers, pull-offs, etc help...

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Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley

Jan 11 2014

Play Guitar With Jeff Buckley

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 all ten songs, plus a bonus...

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It’s Easy To Play The Corrs

Jan 10 2014

It’s Easy To Play The Corrs

Easy to read, simplified arrangements of 11 The Corrs classics. The It’s Easy To Play series offers you easy-to-read, simplified arrangements of music from the world’s favourite performers and great composers. Ideal for beginners, the music is newly engraved and includes chord symbols and lyrics. Songs include: Don’t Say You Love Me Dreams Forgiven Not Forgotten Hopelessly Addicted Love Gives Love Takes No Good For Me Only When I Sleep Queen Of Hollywood Runaway So Young What Can I Do Format: Tiff, 45 pages Download It’s Easy To Play The Corrs free and other lessons from our site  ...

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