Media Type : DVDLevel : Intermediate-AdvancedMusical Genre : ContemporarySeries : Artist LineNumber of pages : 40In this video, classic guitarist Andrew York, member of the renowned Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, showcases his compositional and solo guitar performance skills. Andrew plays eight compositions that include seven original works for guitar reflecting an incredibly rich and eclectic assortment of moods and temperaments. A special feature of this video is Andrew York´s comment and performance notes concerning each guitar solo. Included are the following Andrew York compositions: Marley´s Ghost, In Sorrow´s Wake, Bagatelle, Sunday Morning Overcast, King Lotvin, Numen, and Sunburst/Jubilation. Also included is Andrew York´s splendid performance of the gigue from the Third Cello Suite in C Major by J. S. Bach.
Media Type : DVDMusical Genre : ClassicNumber of pages : 97The Grammy Award winning Los Angeles Guitar Quartet (LAGQ) recorded a live concert at the world-famous Sheldon Concert Hall in St. Louis, Missouri on March 20, 2005. This DVD features many of their concert favorites including Pachelbel´s Loose Canonâ€, Gonganâ€, La Fiesta de la Tirana/Tarantellaâ€ and the highly requested Nutcracker Suiteâ€. This concert also features the LAGQ´s only recording of Hungarian Rhapsody #2â€ by Liszt. Filmed in widescreen, this DVD offers an unforgettable concert from four of the world´s best guitar players. Special features include interviews, and a look behind the scenes of their forthcoming CD. This DVD is a must-have for the serious LAGQ fan!
Licks in every substyle of punk including the New York scene, the LA scene, the London scene, thrash and grunge, with detailed information about important artists and their contributions. All licks are shown in standard music notation and TAB and demonstrated on the CD.
Media Type : DVDLevel : Multiple LevelsMusical Genre : JazzSeries : Mel Bay RecordsNumber of pages : 89Captured at the New York jazz club Smoke, the Peter Bernstein Trio, featuring jazz-guitarist Peter Bernstein, organist Larry Goldings and drummer Bill Stewart, lays it all out on everything from lush ballads to intense grooves.
Media Type : DVDMusical Genre : JazzThe second annual New York University Summer Guitar Intensive took place during the steamy summer of 2006. As usual, it hosted a hand-picked group of the finest jazz guitarists the USA has to offer; all ready to share their insights and experiences with the students. The performances on this DVD are taken from the series of concerts that were presented by the Intensive and they capture the artistry and inspiration with which these amazing musicians injected the educational experience.
Media Type : DVDMusical Genre : JazzMel Bay RecordsNumber of pages : 60In a relaxed studio setting on an April afternoon in New York City, Bucky Pizzarelli pays fond tribute to 14 favorite tunes from his decades as a celebrated jazz guitarist. Frank Vignola joins Bucky, one of his earliest influences, on affectionate interpretations of Tangerine, Honeysuckle Rose, Moonlight Serenade and other timeless melodies.The spirited interplay between the two musicians is as pleasant to see as it is to hear.
Media Type : DVDLevel : IntermediateMusical Genre : JazzNumber of pages : 88Enjoy an informal Master Class with renowned acoustic jazz guitarist Gene Bertoncini as he guides a small group of students through his unique approach to the instrument. Bertoncini covers his chord-melody approach explaining his choice of chords, melodic lines and use of rhythm to convert standards into small band arrangements for guitar. Conducted in an intimate setting at a New York City jazz club, Gene Bertoncini shows you why he´s considered one of the very finest guitarists in today´s jazz firmament. FEATURES: . Uses many jazz standards to teach concepts and ideas . Harmonizing a melody . Creating interesting bass lines . Exercises for harmonizing every scale tone with every chord . Developing interesting chord voicings . Single-Line soloing ideas for standard changes . Chord embellishment
Media Type : DVDMusical Genre : JazzFilmed live in New York City Sheryl Bailey, jazz guitar player extraordinaire, plays eight tunes with her Trio featuring Brian Charette (Hammond B3) and Ian Froman (drums). This up close and intimate setting showcases the trioâ€™s abilities and musicianship. Tunes include Dark Eyes, Heavy Bag Blues, Portrait of Emily and more. An interview with Sheryl is included as a Special Feature. DVD length is 59 minutes. Also, included with this DVD is a bonus audio CD of the entire performance. Listen to your favorite tunes from the DVD anywhere and anytime!
Media Type : DVDMusical Genre : ClassicNumber of pages : 120This classic guitar DVD anthology has performances by some of the worldâ€™s best players. Pieces and performances include Carlos Barbosa â€´´Lima: Mi Bossa Blue and Embers, Castellani-Andraccio Duo: Sonata in D Minor, Nikita Koshkin: Cambridge Suite, Ronn McFarlane, Jorge Morel, Newman â€´´ Oltman Duo: Prelude, Judicael Perroy: BWV 997, Andrew York: Marleyâ€™s Ghost, Fabio Zanon: Appassionata, and more.