John Hill – Classic Rock for Classical Guitar

Jan 23 2017

John Hill – Classic Rock for Classical Guitar

Classic Rock for Classical Guitar – 20 unique solo guitar arrangements of rock classics in standard notation and tablature, including Eric Clapton, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Who and many others. These are all great songs, nothing wrong with the selection and all suitable for classical fingerstyle guitar. Definitely not for the beginner, good for the intermediate fingerstyle guitarist. The beginning student should note that about half of the arrangements require non-standard tuning. This isn’t hard to do but it is different from practicing with standard tuning and hence complicates the practice regimen. Songs include: More Than A Feeling Don’t Fear...

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The Doors – Guitar Signature Licks

Jan 19 2017

The Doors – Guitar Signature Licks

Learn to play 9 greatest The Doors’s hits. Master instructor Wolf Marshall provides a step-by-step breakdown on the styles and techniques of Doors guitarist Robby Krieger so players can learn the trademark riffs and solos of one of rock’s most influential bands! Listen to music, follow the tabs and play like your favourite musician. The Signature Licks Series features book and CD packs and DVDs specially designed to teach a musician the trademark techniques of popular artists and musical styles. Each package features an in-depth breakdown of the riffs and sounds unique to the band or artist: the sounds...

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Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 1 – 5

Jan 18 2017

Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 1 – 5

Possession of this collection will enable any musician, independently of level and experience in jazz improvisation mastery, learn the basic styles and genres of jazz, and eventually become a true expert in this. Information for reference (for those who do not know): Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long – the world’s best collections of exercises for jazz musicians. Volume 1: How To Play Jazz & Improvise. Beginning/Intermediate. Easy to understand and inspiring for all musicians wishing to explore the secrets of jazz improv. CD includes blues in Bb and F, four dorian minor tracks, four-measure cadences, cycle of dominants, 24-measure song,...

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Play Guitar With Alanis Morissette

Jan 16 2017

Play Guitar With Alanis Morissette

A Canadian singer who has a powerful singing voice and has written some pretty amazing songs. Her most well-known hit is ‘Ironic’ and the album people remember her by is ‘Jagged Little Pill’. Eight great hits from Alanis Morissette, specially arranged so that you can play or sing along and perform just like the original recordings. Play guitar and sing along with the specially recorded CD backing tracks of eight great songs. The matching music book features both standard and guitar tab notation of each song, plus chord symbols and complete lyrics for vocalists. Songs include: All I Really...

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Fred Sokolow – Fretboard Roadmaps: Slide Guitar

Jan 14 2017

Fred Sokolow – Fretboard Roadmaps: Slide Guitar

A must for every slide guitarist, this book/CD pack teaches how to: play lead and rhythm anywhere on the fretboard, in any key; play a variety of slide guitar styles using moveable scale patterns, common licks and slide techniques; play in open G tuning, open D tuning, open A tuning, open E tuning, and standard tuning; and more. The book features easy-to-follow diagrams and instruction for beginning to advanced players, and the CD includes 47 demonstration tracks.A must for every slide guitarist, this book/CD pack teaches how to: play lead and rhythm anywhere on the fretboard, in any key;...

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Steve Siktberg – John Dowland for Classic Guitar

Jan 13 2017

Steve Siktberg – John Dowland for Classic Guitar

Original John Downland Lute Solos Transcribed for Classic Guitar. Composed by Steve Siktberg. For years, classical guitarists have enjoyed playing the lute music of the English composer, John Dowland (1563-1626). Forty of his beautiful compositions are included in this volume. The book is intended for the guitarist with intermediate to advanced fingerstyle technique, and can be played on both nylon and steel string instruments. In order to help capture the unique character of Dowland’s music, renaissance lute tuning (capo on the third fret with the G string tuned to F sharp) is used throughout. The pieces progress more or...

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Dale Turner – Intros, Endings and Turnarounds

Jan 11 2017

Dale Turner – Intros, Endings and Turnarounds

In this book/CD pack, Dale Turner, teaches invaluable intros, endings and turnarounds that all the pros know and use, in jazz, blues, rock and country styles. The book includes examples in standard notation and tab, and the CD features 99 demonstration tracks. It has value for all levels. There is nothing like a good intro or ending. They are classified by style which makes them especially valuable. Take example the old classic western “El Paso”. By applying Turners intro’s and endings in D you can have your very own, personalized styling that will sound unique and appropriate to lovers...

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Michael Horowitz – Gypsy Picking

Jan 10 2017

Michael Horowitz – Gypsy Picking

Play faster, louder, and with better tone by learning the rest-stroke picking technique used by Django Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg, Bireli Lagrene, and Fapy Lafertin. In this book you’ll learn: Proper body and hand positions; The Rest-stroke picking technique; Fifteen picking patterns; Thirty of the most commonly used phrases; A minor blues solo packed with Django’s favorite ideas; History of Django Reinhardt and other Gypsy guitarists. The book is organized into four sections. Part I, “Gypsy Jazz,” provides historical information about Gypsy jazz and the Rest-stroke picking technique employed by Gypsy guitarists. Part II, “Fundamentals,” explains proper body positions and...

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Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics

Jan 08 2017

Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics

Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics PDF. The music is very good with a mix of slow and upbeat tempo numbers. The keys are very manageable covering concert, Bb and Eb pitched instruments. The book comes with a CD and there are two tracks per piece. One with the full demonstration including the melody and one to solo over. The format is melody with chords followed by a chord only section to improvise over. A fabulous collection of classic show numbers by the masters of musicals and film! For use with all B flat, E flat...

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John Levan – Guitar Setup, Maintenance & Repair

Jan 07 2017

John Levan – Guitar Setup, Maintenance & Repair

This guide will use photographs, diagrams and sketches made by the author and some provided by various manufacturers to teach how to clean, condition, adjust the action and properly intonate your acoustic guitar, as well as: John’s trade secrets on hand-carving bone nuts and bridge saddles, wiring and fretwork. John has also included a chapter on identifying and diagnosing problem guitars. It even includes a forward written by Bob Taylor of Taylor Guitars. This book is perfect to teach a beginner or a reference for the guitar repair professional. Visuals and information, whether or not you would ever do...

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