Dan Miller – Flatpicking Essentials Volume 7

Jun 24 2017

Dan Miller – Flatpicking Essentials Volume 7

Advanced Rhythm and Chord Studies. Flatpicking Essentials, Volume 7 is a 170 page book, with 67 audio tracks, that will show you how to add texture, variety, and movement to your rhythm accompaniment in the context of playing bluegrass, fiddle tune music, folk music, acoustic rock, Western swing, big band swing, and jazz. The best part of this book is that it doesn’t just present you with arrangements to memorize. It teaches you how you can create and execute your own accompaniment arrangements in a variety of musical styles. The book starts by teaching you the formula, form, and...

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Ray Hitchins – How To Play Reggae Guitar

Jun 08 2017

Ray Hitchins – How To Play Reggae Guitar

Learn to play authentic reggae guitar. Here’s a complete guide to this unique style of music, including an explanation of the rhythms used, construction of guitar parts, exercises, examples, amplifier settings, and much more. The recording contains all the examples in the book, so you can learn to hear and play correctly from the very beginning. This book delivers exactly what it says – this is an introduction on how to play reggae guitar. Each lesson takes you step by step. Once you get to Lesson 11, things started to make sense. Then after lesson 15, you started to...

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Pete Huttlinger’s Wonderful World of Chords

Jun 07 2017

Pete Huttlinger’s Wonderful World of Chords

Get ready to give your left hand a workout! Pete Huttlinger has created a “video chord library” that’s a must-have for every serious guitarist. This crash course is designed to show you all the important chords and fingerings you’ll need, from the easiest shapes to some challenging finger-twisters. Pete has developed a unique and effective study technique he calls “Say It and Play It”. This is an powerful way to memorize root notes by playing chromatic scales and applying chords to the root location. It’s like your personal GPS system on the fingerboard, helping you lock in exactly where...

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Derrick Walker – Harmonica Lessons

Jun 02 2017

Derrick Walker – Harmonica Lessons

Derrick (Big) Walker is a famous American musician. He plays alto saxophone, tenor, the ten hole diatonic and chromatic harmonica, also sings and writes own songs. This set of videos will help harmonica players. He was known as “The Boy” in Big Mama Thornton’s band. He believes he is the only harmonica player that Paul Butterfield taught, which leads one to believe he is no one to mess around with. His California Marital Arts State Champion Belt in 1973 is a testament to that.  Let’s see what else we can find out about Mr. Derrick Walker, harmonica and sax...

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Exploring The Guitar with Keb’ Mo’

May 11 2017

Exploring The Guitar with Keb’ Mo’

Keb Mo expertly accompanies his distinctively soulful songs with folk/blues fingerpicking, swampy slide licks, contemporary pop chords and a touch of jazz. The seven arrangements he teaches on this DVD are simple enough for early intermediate guitarists, but provide enough twists and turns to interest advanced musicians as well. With his easy-going humor and deep musical knowledge, Keb Mo makes it a joy to play along with this lesson. You ll learn unusual chord shapes, a variety of tunings, bottleneck/slide technique, picking patterns and seven beautiful songs from his award-winning repertoire: Your Love, Life is Beautiful, I’ll Be Your...

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Dan Miller – Flatpicking Essentials Volume 6

Apr 24 2017

Dan Miller – Flatpicking Essentials Volume 6

Flatpicking Essentials Volume 6 Improvisation (Part 2) and Advanced Technique. 152 pages (and 2 audio CDs) worth of valuable information that is designed to help you take your flatpicking to the next level. Flatpicking Essentials, Volume 6 is divided into two main sections. The first section is Part II of our study of improvisation. Volume 5 introduced readers to a step-by-step free-form improv study method that we continue here in Volume 6. The improvisation section of Volume 5 introduced improvisation over various I, IV, V chord progressions using chord tones and scale notes. Volume 6 continues with the same...

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Modern Drummer Festival 2011

Apr 18 2017

Modern Drummer Festival 2011

Modern Drummer Festival 2011 took place at Montclair State University in Montclair, New Jersey. In a program packed with amazing performances and insightful educational segments, Gil Sharone (Stolen Babies/Dillinger Escape Plan) expands on concepts found in his Wicked Beats DVD Trevor Lawrence Jr. (Herbie Hancock/Dr. Dre) performs in hip-hop and fusion styles (with guest percussionist Taku Hirano), jazz innovator Jeff “Tain” Watts presents an incredible set with his stellar quartet, prog/metal star Aquiles Priester performs a blistering set of songs from Hangar and Freakeys, and, finally, drum superstar Horacio “El Negro” Hernandez performs with The New World Order, an...

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Happy Traum – Easy Steps To Guitar Fingerpicking Volume 1

Apr 13 2017

Happy Traum – Easy Steps To Guitar Fingerpicking Volume 1

Drawing on four decades of teaching experience, Happy Traum has devised this nearly foolproof method to help you get off to a great start. He trains you to “rewire your brain” so that playing in this style becomes second nature. Happy also imparts invaluable information about finger picks, string damping, Travis style picking and other important topics. DVD 1 starts you from scratch. The simple children’s song “Skip to My Lou” helps you learn the basic concepts before you move on to fingerpicking standards such as “Spike Driver’s Blues,” “Green, Green Rocky Road,” “Staggerlee,” “Nine Pound Hammer” and “Hobo’s...

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Steve Krenz – Learn & Master Guitar: The Song Hits

Apr 11 2017

Steve Krenz – Learn & Master Guitar: The Song Hits

Learn and Master Guitar: The Song Hits is designed for those who want to learn how to play popular songs from the ground up. This video songbook contains 40 songs – 20 learning sessions on 10 DVDs and a 128-page companion songbook – and provides in-depth teaching about how to play the riffs and fills one note at a time as well as how to get the right tone from your guitar. With built-in DVD accompaniment tracks for each song. The Song Hits is a great material do use with or without the learn and master guitar course. Each...

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Guem – Percu Danse

Apr 04 2017

Guem – Percu Danse

Guem, an Algerian-born professional percussionist and actively perform recording albums consisting completely of musical rhythm tracks. In these compositions, one can hear various ethnic percussion instruments, a fusion of traditions of different nations and difficult rhythmic patterns. The highest level of performance due to the vast experience Guem – since 1960 (the year of immigration to France), he accompanied various jazz masters of the time, but improving from 1973 to his solo work. On the DVD presented performances in Sannois (November 2003) and Saint Malo (February 2004), video tutorials, which Guem shows his technique for playing the djembe, darbuka,...

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