Guitar World - John Petrucci's Wild Stringdom
Guitar World Presents John Petrucci's Wild Stringdom DVD & CD. The DVD, which features Dream Theater's guitarist, offers more than 60 minutes of instructional lessons. This master lead guitarist shows you: Prog-style shred runs; Melodic shapes; Scale and arpeggio patterns; Unusual fretboard paths and much more!
Any one who loves playing guitar can only fall in Love with the way John Petrucci from the group Dream Theater shares his talent to others. Whether you are an advance guitar player or a beginner you can only learn from this DVD. He starts with the basics but most of the time overlooked in how to warm -up and as you progress though the video you can see why warming-up is so important.
John Petrucci is arguably one of the most gifted progressive and/or metal guitarist ever to grace a stage, and yet he is humble about his abilities and is willing to share what he has learned over the years. His tips for practice and how to turn anything into a great guitar lesson is a benefit to any guitarist whether they are able to reach for the heights he has attained or those who need any nugget of knowledge to help them get over whatever hurdle they are facing with the instrument.
Petrucci is an insane player and he shares in this book many exercises and approaches for your journey as a serious player. Even if your not familiar with "musical language" you can still benefit from this book, because there is tab for everything written on the staff. The book contains tons of warm up exercises, expanding your modal vocabulary, chord knowledge (extensions) and just so much. Plus, it comes with a CD that helps guide you through the exercises.
Running time: 03:46:01
Video: MPEG 7448 Kbps; 720 x 480 (1.778) at 29.970 fps
Audio: AC-3 192 Kbps 2 ch, 48.0 KHz
Booklet: Yes (PDF) + CD
Size: 3.62 Gb