Music Instruction: Guitar
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.
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
Bunny Brunel's Power Bass
Paperback ISBN: 0879307714
Created specifically for bass players, this book takes you inside Bunny Brunel's innovative system for solo improvisation. Drawing on more than 30 years of experience performing and teaching, Brunel presents his methods for understanding modes, scales, chords, harmony and substitutions, and shows you how to apply these concepts to blues and jazz soloing. Includes transcriptions of Brunel's mind-blowing solos, and his performance of the solos and examples on CD. "Bunny explains in a clear way the essence of improvisation. Any student will gain invaluable knowledge reading and practicing with this book." - Stanley Clarke
Paperback ISBN: 1884883060
With two or three interviews in each issue of Vintage Guitar magazine, Willie G. Moseley has to be one of the most prolific guitar player interviewers on Earth. This, his fourth book, contains over 60 of his best interviews from the past several years with the greats of yesterday and today, including legends such as B.B. King, Billy Gibbons, Duane Eddy, and many more. Guitar People is fully illustrated and has an added bonus of tours of several American guitar companies. Now at a new lower price!