DescriptionStart playing with Alex Bach and follow in the footsteps of great female guitarists such as Avril Lavigne, Brodi Dalle, Courtney Love, Sheryl Crow, Crissy Hynde and KT Tunstall. Here’s everything you need to start playing the guitar. This guitar method covers every topic from first strumming and playing position to playing complete songs. It’s your chance to learn how to play and find out if you’ve got what it takes to become a talented guitarist and singer/songwriter. Acoustic or electric, either type is catered for but the style and the look are your own. This book shows you how! Author Alex Bach gives fast-track access to chords, scales, strumming patterns, and finger-picking style. You even get your own backing band – the DVD has professional backing tracks that let you experience the excitement of perforoming onstage with a group. Also included is exclusive FREE access to The Rock House Method’s support system on the web at www.rockhousemethod.com
DescriptionThis amazing Absolute Beginners tutorial pack contains books 1 and 2 from the series plus the songbook and fingering charts all in one volume, with 2 CDs of professional backing tracks and a bonus DVD to accompany the first tutor book.
DescriptionGuitar Springboard is an innovative series of tutors, allowing you to boost your playing skills and knowledge by concentrating upon key musical areas.In this edition, discover an entire compendium of technical ideas through an exploration of the guitar and its possibilities. By learning good technique, you will not only become a better player, but will also vastly improve your ability to approach new riffs and songs with speed and confidence. Topics include:Finger fitness for the guitaristFinger-roll technique Alternate picking Exercises for the strumming hand and fretting handA host of practice tipsAll of the lessons are supported by musical examples, so you can master a more innovative and exciting use of harmony within a real musical context.
DescriptionWith this 87-track CD and Book pack you can learn to play and improvise like a real pro. You start at the beginning, going through the blues scale and the traditional blues chord sequence, then you move on to some essential techniques: fretboard chord shapes, arpeggios, slides, double-stops, string bends, hammer-ons, pull-offs and more.All exercises are demonstrated on the CD at both full speed and a slower practice speed, so in no time at all you will be creating your own solos in the style of such great blues legends as Eric Clapton and Stevie Ray Vaughan.Five complete solos are included in the easy-to-follow tab. SonglistEric´s DominoesOne For Stevie RayRobben´s BagThe Ali ShuffleThe Iceman Cometh
DescriptionA complete guide to chord structures and techniques in one handy little book!
DescriptionGuitar Springboard is an innovative series of tutors, allowing you to boost your playing skills and knowledge by concentrating upon key musical areas.In this edition, discover an entire compendium of melodic ideas through an exploration of scales and modes. Furthermore, you´ll learn about scales in a way that is both fun and useful - by playing songs!Common keys Fingering patterns Practice methods All of the lessons are supported by musical examples, so you can master a more innovative and exciting use of harmony within a real musical context.
DescriptionNotecrackers are handy little packs of facts, tips and entertainment on musical topics. They give instant reference to things like chords and music theory as well as musical trivia and jokes, making them perfect pocket-sized gifts.
DescriptionMore than just a handy reference book, this book and CD set provides a complete guide to reading tablature for the beginner guitarist.Tablature offers an intuitive and coherent way of using printed music on the guitar without having to learn to read traditional notation - rather than seeing only the notes to be played, tablature guides your fingers to exactly the right frets and strings! This comprehensive tutorial includes:Easy-to-follow diagramsPhotos of correct fingeringsClear explanations of TAB notation with examplesAudio recordings of every example on the accompanying CDA host of hints and tips to help youalong the way
DescriptionOne of the most magical aspects of music lies in its ability to provide strength and comfort during sombre or saddening events. This thoughtful collection of works for funeral or memorial services has been specially chosen to create a mood of serenity and reflection.Each piece is presented for solo Piano, including music by Bach, Mendelssohn and others.SonglistAbide With Me [Monk, William Henry]Adagietto (Symphony No.5 In C Sharp Minor) [Mahler, Gustav]Adagio [Albinoni, Tomaso]Adagio For Strings Op.11 [Barber, Samuel]Amazing GraceArioso [Scarlatti, Alessandro]Ave Maria [Bach, Johann Sebastian] [Gounod, Charles]Ave Maria [Schubert, Franz]Ave Verum Corpus K.618 [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Bist Du Bei Mir (Be Thou With Me) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Elegie [Massenet, Jules]Entr´acte (Rosamunde) [Schubert, Franz]I Know That My Redeemer Liveth (Messiah) [Handel, George Frideric]I Would Beside My Lord (St Matthew Passion) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]In Paradisum (Requiem Op.48) [Faure, Gabriel]In Tears Of Grief (St Matthew Passion) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Jesu, Joy Of Man´s Desiring (Cantata BWV 147) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Lacrymosa (Requiem K.626) [Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus]Largo (Symphony No.9 In E Minor ´From The New World´ Op.95) [Dvorak, Antonin]Largo (Xerxes) [Handel, George Frideric]Now That The Sun Hath Veil´d His Light [Purcell, Henry]O For The Wings Of A Dove [Mendelssohn, Felix]O Rest In The Lord (Elijah) [Mendelssohn, Felix]O Sacred Head Surrounded (St Matthew Passion) [Bach, Johann Sebastian]Panis Angelicus [Franck, Cesar]Pavane Pour Une Infante Defunte [Ravel, Maurice]Pie Jesu (Requiem Op.48) [Faure, Gabriel]Prayer [Beethoven, Ludwig Van]Prayer [Weber, Carl Maria Von]Remembrance [Schumann, Robert]Sheep May Safely Graze [Bach, Johann Sebastian]The Lord Is My ShepherdThe Lord´s Prayer [Malotte, Albert Hay]
DescriptionThe Little Black Book with all the Guitar CHORDS you´ll ever need! This pocket-sized collection presents over 1100 chords presented in an easy-to-read format. Includes fingerings, note names and helpful tips for all guitarists. Also includes a really useful guide to some of the most common alternative tunings, advice on power chords and chord boxes to write your own chords and more.