Bruce Buckingham – Rhythm Guitar: The Complete Guide

Nov 11 2014

Bruce Buckingham – Rhythm Guitar: The Complete Guide

This is the complete guide to playing rhythm guitar by Bruce Buckingham and Eric Pascal. Introducing all the fundamentals and important concepts including open chords, barre chords, and other movable shapes; strumming, fingerstyle, flatpicking and arpeggiation; common progressions and basic chord theory and more. Rhythm Guitar: The Complete Guide has been designed from the Musicians Institute core curriculum programmes and is a comprehensive source suitable for beginners and amateur guitarists. This book is a very practical and comprehensive introduction to guitar chords. It is an ideal book for beginners and possibly for more advanced players looking to review and...

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George Lawrence Stone – Stick Control

Oct 19 2014

George Lawrence Stone – Stick Control

George Lawrence Stone’s Stick Control is the original classic, often called the bible of drumming. In 1993, Modern Drummer magazine named it one of the top 25 drumming books of all-time. In the words of the author, this is the ideal book for improving “control, speed, flexibility, touch, rhythm, lightness, delicacy, power, endurance, preciseness of execution, and muscular coordination,” with extra attention given to the development of the weak hand. This indispensable book for drummers of all types includes hundreds of basic to advanced rhythms and moves through categories of single-beat combinations, triplets, short roll combinations, flam beats, flam...

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Josquin des Pres – The Encyclopedia of Bass Riffs

Oct 02 2014

Josquin des Pres – The Encyclopedia of Bass Riffs

When Leo Fender invented the electric bass in the early 1950s, little did he know the musical revolution that would follow. Dozens of musical styles were born as a direct result of his invention. Encyclopedia of Bass Riffs is an overview of over 40 different musical styles, covering 50 years of electric bass playing. Through a wide variety of stylistic examples, this book explores many musical genres that may have never existed without the electric bass guitar. These examples will undoubtedly add diversity to your musical vocabulary and supplement your style. Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3). Download Josquin...

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The Best of Victor Wooten

Jul 23 2014

The Best of Victor Wooten

Highly regarded as a bass innovator, Victor Wooten has made a name for himself laying down the low-end for both Bela Fleck and during his guest stints with the Dave Matthews Band, and in his own successful solo career. The Best of Victor Wooten features his playing on 14 great tunes, which Wooten transcribed himself! This deluxe songbook includes note-for-note transcriptions. Wonderful book that provides a lot of insight into the music and techniques of one of the finest Bassist on the planet. The notation legend is a godsend for those of us who are less adept at two...

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Franco Rossi – Metodo Per Batteria

Jun 27 2014

Franco Rossi – Metodo Per Batteria

Over the last fifteen years, the developments of modern jazz, fusion and funk, have given a starring role on drums, emancipation from the simple function of rhythmic support that had often played in the rock music of the past decades. Why many drummers have had to update their technical and their theoretical background, while capitalizing on the valuable experience gained over the years, “roaring” of rock music. With the publication of this method for drums, we wanted to provide aspiring professionals of this instrument a progressive curriculum, starting with the basics, and through studies and exercises, came up with...

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David Garibaldi – Future Sounds

May 02 2014

David Garibaldi – Future Sounds

“Future Sounds” is a presentation of ideas for the drum set that is applicable to, and inspired by, contemporary music. The main objective of this work is to help the aspiring drummer in the lengthy process of becoming an individual with a unique, original drum-set vocabulary. One reason good players become great is that at some point in their development they began to focus on what they wanted to express musically instead of continuing to copy their favorite players. Ideally, through lots of playing, practicing, thinking things through, listening, exchanging ideas with others and experimentation, the player will have...

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Best of Marcus Miller (Bass Recorded Versions)

Apr 30 2014

Best of Marcus Miller (Bass Recorded Versions)

23 transcriptions from Grammy-winning bassist and session player extraordinare Marcus Miller. This title gives you exactly what you expect – good transcriptions of the most popular Marcus Miller tunes. Great book – worth getting if you plan to work on your Slap Bass Chops. This book has highlighted some of the funky, funky lines of the greatest bass player on the planet. The book showcases a great cross section of his career, notably his work with Miles and Sanborn and moves through all of his solo recordings. In short a fantastic book for any bass player wanting to move...

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Ray Hitchins – How To Play Reggae Guitar

Apr 27 2014

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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Cristiano Micalizzi – Enciclopedia Dei Ritmi Per Batteria E Basso

Apr 14 2014

Cristiano Micalizzi – Enciclopedia Dei Ritmi Per Batteria E Basso

Enciclopedia Dei Ritmi Per Batteria E Basso this is a tutorial from Cristiano Micalizzi, comprising a plurality of bass and percussion rhythms of most popular music styles. The language of the book is Italian.The disc includes the e-book with detailed sheet music and chord symbols (PDF-format), as well as the sound of showing the disassembled in the book examples (format mp3). The bass and drums are separated on different channels so if you are turning off the left channel, you can play the drums, and turning off the right channel – you can play the bass. At the end...

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Play Guitar With – Bob Marley

Jan 24 2014

Play Guitar With – Bob Marley

Play Guitar with… Bob Marley on seven of his greatest songs including Buffalo Soldier; I Shot The Sheriff and No Woman, No Cry plus four more hits. These sound-alike backing tracks allow you to play or sing along with your favourite songs. The matching songbook includes complete music and lyrics in both standard notation and guitar tablature. Songs include: Buffalo Soldier Could You Be Loved? Exodus I Shot The Sheriff Jamming No Woman No Cry Waiting In Vain Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3). *In some cases CD is embedded in the PDF. Recommended software – Adobe Reader. Click...

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