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DVD-The Art Of Guitar Crosspicking

DVD-The Art Of Guitar Crosspicking
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This bluegrass flatpicking style, with its rolling, complex sound, has become an integral part of every hot bluegrass guitarist's arsenal. In this DVD, Steve Kaufman teaches seven songs using this technique: Back Up and Push * Blue Ridge Mountain Blues * Wildwood Flower * Bill Cheatham * Golden Eagle Hornpipe * Sweet Bunch of Daisies * and Grandfather's Clock. 60-MIN. DVD * INCLUDES MUSIC + TAB * INTERMEDIATE LEVEL
DVD-Classical Guitar Technique and Musicianship
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Here's a lesson for both classical musicians and fingerstyle guitarists who want to discover their "natural dexterity" for speed, tone and effortless technique! Whether you are a beginning or advanced guitarist, you will benefit from Fred Hand's in-depth exploration of the fundamental principles of classical guitar technique. "Your body and mind have an innate ability to express the music that you hear," says Hand, "you only need to tap into this source." By learning the essentials of good playing, such as posture, relaxation, fingernail shaping and the correct application of the free stroke and rest stroke, you will... [Read More]

Kids Guitar 1

Kids Guitar 1
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These lessons are a great way to get your child into the joys of music. The whole family will be playing together in no time! Lesson One: Play In Ten Easy Lessons! Children (and their parents and teachers) will be delighted with this lively, fun-filled, easy-to-follow video guitar course, our first devoted entirely to them! With clarity and lots of good humor, noted children's performer Marcy Marxer teaches basic chords and strums and gets your kids singing these songs with the guitar: Down By The Riverside, Skip To My Lou, Buffalo Gals, 100 Bottles Of Pop On The Wall,... [Read More]

Roger McGuinn’s Basic Folk Guitar

Roger McGuinn's Basic Folk Guitar
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Roger McGuinn brings his love of folk guitar to novice and intermediate players, providing a solid repertoire of a dozen classic songs and the basic techniques needed to play them. The songs he teaches are part of the backbone of the American folk music tradition. They include sea chanteys, ballads, blues, spirituals and cowboy songs, plus McGuinn originals such as "Gate of Horn" and the Byrds' hit, "Chestnut Mare," which Roger demonstrates on his Martin 12-string for a more authentic Byrds sound. 75-MIN. DVD or VIDEO * LEVEL 2

DVD-The 12-String Guitar of Roger McGuinn

DVD-The 12-String Guitar of Roger McGuinn
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From the first notes of this DVD, Roger McGuinn's signature Rickenbacker 12-string will immerse you in the sound that made The Byrds a prime musical force. Roger teaches favorites from his powerful repertoire - Mr. Tambourine Man * Turn! Turn! Turn! * Eight Miles High * Mr. Spaceman and others - and shows how to master the licks and guitar techniques that make his sound instantly recognizable. Roger provides important instructional pointers and detailed advice on basic 12-string maintenance, recording techniques and other "insider" tips. 60-MIN. DVD * INCLUDES MUSIC + TAB * LEVEL 3

DVD-Smart Start Guitar

DVD-Smart Start Guitar
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Here's a new approach to guitar lessons for kids that is fun and easy! The guitar is tuned to a special open chord ("SmartStart Tuning"), so your child can immediately make a pleasing, musical sound simply by strumming across the strings. By learning a few simple chord positions ("Easy D," "Easy C" etc.) combined with strums and rhythms a child can easily play many well-known songs: "Are You Sleeping," "This Old Man," "Old Joe Clark," "Kumbaya," "Old MacDonald," "Buffalo Gals," "She'll be Comin' Round the Mountain," "Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho," and "Sweet Betsy from Pike." Other important musical... [Read More]

Great Bottleneck Blues Guitar Lessons

Great Bottleneck Blues Guitar Lessons
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Taught by Keb' Mo', Mike Dowling, Hans Theessink, Roy Book Binder, Bob Brozman, Catfish Keith, John Hammond, Rory Block and Steve James. Some of today's greatest proponents of traditional bottleneck/slide guitar playing teach the soulful sounds that start

DVD-Smart Start Guitar

DVD-Smart Start Guitar
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Here's a new approach to guitar lessons for kids that is fun and easy! The guitar is tuned to a special open chord ("SmartStart Tuning"), so your child can immediately make a pleasing, musical sound simply by strumming across the strings. By learning a few simple chord positions ("Easy D," "Easy C" etc.) combined with strums and rhythms a child can easily play many well-known songs: "Are You Sleeping," "This Old Man," "Old Joe Clark," "Kumbaya," "Old MacDonald," "Buffalo Gals," "She'll be Comin' Round the Mountain," "Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho," and "Sweet Betsy from Pike." Other important musical... [Read More]

The Acoustic Guitar Method

The Acoustic Guitar Method
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Homespun and String Letter Press, the publishers of Acoustic Guitar Magazine, have joined forces to create a DVD version of String Letter's best-selling guitar instruction book. This clearly organized, carefully graded set of lessons by popular guitarist and author David Hamburger teaches beginners to play guitar using the techniques and songs of American roots music. DVD 1 covers all the basic chords and flatpicking techniques; DVD 2 gives you a solid start on fingerpicking along with more advanced flatpicking styles. David gives total beginners a great start as he teaches you how to tune up, use the capo,... [Read More]

Kids Guitar 1

Kids Guitar 1
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These lessons are a great way to get your child into the joys of music. The whole family will be playing together in no time! Lesson One: Play In Ten Easy Lessons! Children (and their parents and teachers) will be delighted with this lively, fun-filled, easy-to-follow video guitar course, our first devoted entirely to them! With clarity and lots of good humor, noted children's performer Marcy Marxer teaches basic chords and strums and gets your kids singing these songs with the guitar: Down By The Riverside, Skip To My Lou, Buffalo Gals, 100 Bottles Of Pop On The Wall,... [Read More]