Music Instruction: Guitar
Teach Yourself to Play Guitar
Paperback ISBN: 0882846795
This method for self-learners teaches everything you need to play from the popular TAB guitar folios of your favorite bands. - Chords, scales and licks for acoustic or electric guitar - A variety of styles including rock, blues, jazz & folk - Tablature and standard music notation, photos, and diagrams to help you grasp every concept
Incredible Scale Finder
Easy-To-Use Guide to over 1300 Guitar Scales
Paperback ISBN: 0634020277
Learn to use the entire fretboard with the Incredible Scale Finder! This book contains more than 1,300 scale diagrams for the most important 17 scale types, including major and minor scales, pentatonics, the seven major modes, diminished, melodic minor, harmonic minor, and more - in all 12 keys! Basic scale theory is also presented to help you apply these colorful sounds in your own music.
The Bass Book
A Complete Illustrated History of Bass Guitars
Paperback ISBN: 0879303689
The fourth in a series (The Fender Book, The Gibson Les Paul Book, The Rickenbacker Book), The Bass Book offers a complete illustrated history of bass guitars from Fender's first in the 1950s through the models of the next 40 years that formed the foundation for modern music. The bass guitar is undoubtedly one of the most significant instruments of this century, yet this book is the first to study its history. Features original interviews with bass makers past and present, dozens of unusual, specially commissioned color photos, and a reference section that provides a wealth of information on every major manufacturer.
How to Make Your Electric Guitar Play Great!
The Electric Guitar Owner's Manual
Paperback ISBN: 0879306017
From shopping for a first electric guitar to setting customized action, this do-it-yourself player's primer for owning and maintaining an electric guitar explains the ins and outs of: choosing the right guitar; cleaning, tools and basic maintenance; personalizing and improving on a "factory setup"; trouble-shooting; basic guitar electronics; setups of the pros; and much more. Written by Dan Erlewine, author of the bestselling Guitar Player Repair Guide and the popular "Repairs" column in Guitar Player magazine, this book also includes a plastic sheet with specialized guitar tools you can snap-out!
Paperback ISBN: 0786666498
The Guitar Tabsongs series is arranged for the beginning/intermediate guitarist. The arrangements can be easily played on nylon or steel string guitar and are written in standard notation and tablature. Perfect for anyone looking to increase their popular music instrumentals with great-sounding arrangements that are easy to play. Fourteen classic rock favorites: Both Sides Now * California Dreamin' * Desperado * Hotel California * Killing Me Softly with His Song * Layla * Lyin' Eyes * Mr. Bojangles * The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down * Oh, Pretty Woman * Proud Mary * Tears in Heaven * Vincent * Wonderful Tonight.