Music Instruction: Guitar
The Ultimate White Pages : Guitar Tab
Paperback ISBN: 0757903126
This ultimate collection is jam-packed with more than 200 songs for the acoustic guitar as performed by popular artists such as the Grateful Dead, Alanis Morrissette, Michelle Branch, James Taylor, and more. It is the greatest compilation of acoustic guitar music ever assembled -- all fully transcribed in standard notation and tablature. Also included are numerous arrangements of Broadway solos, Christmas songs, classical solos, jazz standards, and movie tunes. Titles (and artists) include: 6th Avenue Heartache (The Wallflowers) * Absence of Fear (Jewel) * Beth (KISS) * Both Sides Down (Joni Mitchell) * Caravan (Van Morrison) * Cheap Day Return (Jethro Tull) * Clap (Steve Howe) * Daniel (Elton John) * Drop in the Ocean (Michelle Branch) * Handy Man (James Taylor) * I Can Let Go Now (Alison Krauss) * Ironic (Unplugged) (Alanis Morissette) * Lyin' Eyes (Eagles) * Uncle John's Band (Grateful Dead) and many more!
Beginning Jazz Guitar
Paperback ISBN: 0882847929
Anyone with a knowledge of basic chords and guitar scale fingerings can dig right in and start learning to play jazz right away. Spanning from the major scale and basic triad theory all the way up to extended chords and the modes, this book features a full-length etude or song to go with every new concept introduced. Beginning Jazz Guitar breaks the age-old tradition of dry, intimidating and confusing jazz books, and provides an actual step-by-step and enjoyable method for learning to play in this style. Clearly organized into easily mastered segments, each chapter is divided into separate lessons on harmony or improvisation. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 96 pages.
The Art and Science of String Performance
Paperback ISBN: 0882843524
In this handy reference for string teachers, Dr. Samuel Applebaum addresses the most frequently asked questions, ranging from the very basic to the most advanced. From his conversations with the greatest concert artists of our time, he covers topics such as positions, intonation, vibrato, bowings, sight reading, practicing and stage fright in a comprehensive question-and-answer format.
Paperback ISBN: 0739008099
A thorough method of instruction that teaches both pickstyle and fingerstyle playing for acoustic and electric guitar.You will get a thorough introduction to note reading, scales and chords. Includes optional duets, favorite classical and folk melodies from around the world arranged for guitar solo or duet. Designed to be used simultaneously with "Bass Today." Clear diagrams and photos included.