Blues, Soul and Motown
12 Medium-Easy Jazz, Blues & Funk Etudes
Paperback ISBN: 0739076132
Created for a wide variety of musicians, 12 Medium-Easy Jazz, Blues & Funk Etudes will appeal to both aspiring players and more experienced musicians. Accessible, yet with some challenges, this music was written by world-renowned jazz composer, arranger, saxophonist, bandleader, educator, and member of the Yellowjackets, Bob Mintzer. Designed for the medium-easy difficulty level, this book includes: ? 12 jazz, blues and funk etudes composed by Bob Mintzer in a variety of jazz styles, tempos, and time signatures. ? Performance notes/tips for each etude to assist in interpretation and improvisation. ? Play-along CD with a stellar rhythm section. ? Transcription Exercise ? Composition Exercise ? Practice Page with scales/chords ? All books are compatible and written so they can be performed together ? Opportunity to study and learn these skills: o Melodic composition o Improvisation o Sight reading o Motivic development o Scales and chords o Jazz concept o Major and minor blues o Jazz waltz o Slow/Medium/Fast swing o Funky groove
The Rolling Stones Sheet Music Anthology
Piano/ Vocal/ chords
Paperback ISBN: 0739068954
The Rolling Stones Sheet Music Anthology contains 27 piano/vocal/chord arrangements of the legendary British group's greatest hits. Many of the band's most memorable melodies are included, such as "She's a Rainbow," "Lady Jane," and "Ruby Tuesday." Titles: As Tears Go By * Dandelion * Gimme Shelter * Heart of Stone * I'm Free * Honky Tonk Women * It's All Over Now * The Last Time * Let's Spend the Night Together * Let It Bleed * Monkey Man * Mother's Little Helper * 19th Nervous Breakdown * Out of Time * No Expectations * Play with Fire * Paint It, Black * (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction * Sympathy for the Devil * She Smiled Sweetly * 2000 Light Years from Home * Under My Thumb * Wild Horses * You Can't Always Get What You Want.
The Complete Acoustic Blues Guitar Method
Beginning - Intermediate - Mastering
Paperback ISBN: 0739038281
Great for acoustic guitarists who have learned the basics of the blues and are ready to take the next step. Begins with a review of technique, standard music notation and basic theory. Building on the foundations of Beginning Acoustic Blues, the book takes a quick look at 12-bar, 16-bar and 9-bar blues progressions. It then delves into scale- and arpeggio-based blues soloing; using 3rds, 6ths, 10ths and triads in song arrangements; extended dominant chords and jazz blues; and open tunings. The book concludes with fingerstyle pieces in the style of some of the masters. If you love the acoustic blues and want to learn more, this book is a must. 79 pages.
Guitar World Presents Stevie Ray Vaughan
Paperback ISBN: 0879309717
Stevie Ray Vaughan, bluesman, guitarist, and legend, was only 35 at the time of his death, but in his brief lifetime he managed to revitalize the blues, influence a generation of guitarists, and produce a phenomenal body of work. His story is told here in Guitar World Presents Stevie Ray Vaughan, a newly updated and expanded collection of articles about the great guitarist from the pages of Guitar World magazine. This deluxe volume features probing interviews held over the years with Stevie Ray, instructional material, a complete discography of his recorded works, and loving reminiscences by his fellow musicians. Guitar World Presents Stevie Ray Vaughan is an essential tribute to the great fallen guitar hero of our generation.
Paperback ISBN: 0825614171
Over 200 blues songs from the twenties to the present are included in this deluxe edition. Features many artists representing a wide variety of styles and includes rare photographs. Songs include: Basin Street Blues * Bulldoze Blues (Goin' Up the Country) * Everyday (I Have the Blues) * Five Long Years * Hoochie Coochie Man * Mystery Train * San Francisco Bay Blues * St. Louis Blues * Statesboro * The Thrill Is Gone * and more.
Blues Licks Encyclopedia
Paperback ISBN: 0739002392
Over 300 guitar licks licks, intros and turnarounds in delta, Chicago, Texas, rock, country, swing, minor and slide blues styles. includes sections on how to read music, blues techniques and a handy table of scales. Everything is shown in easy-to-read standard music notation and TAB. The CD includes a demonstration of all the licks.
The Total Blues Drummer
A Fun and Comprehensive Overview of Blues Drumming
Paperback ISBN: 0739066455
The Total Blues Drummer is an exciting journey through the diverse world of blues drumming. It covers many of the styles that make blues drumming so rewarding?from the blues sounds of Chicago, Memphis, and Texas to funky blues, jazz blues, and blues-rock. You'll learn drumbeats in the vein of famous artists like Buddy Guy, B. B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Muddy Waters, and ZZ Top. Start with basic blues beats and end up playing linear "supergrooves" that will help secure your status as a bona fide blues master. Beginning and intermediate players will find all the tools they need to become great drummers, while more advanced players will find a fresh perspective and expert tips on the art of blues drumming. This is the only book you will need in your quest to becoming a great blues drummer. The CD features a full blues band demonstrating the examples in the book.