Whether you are a beginning guitarist or an advanced player just getting into the blues, this book and DVD will get you playing authentic blues rhythm guitar right away. Learn over 50 blues rhythm patterns, including the medium shuffle, uptown blues, slow blues, blues-rock, mambo, and more - all noted in standard music notation and TAB. On the DVD, every lesson and music example is clearly demonstrated by your host Steve Trovato to help you master the art of blues rhythm playing.
Guitar educator Dave Celentano will take you through this comprehensive "hands-on" course and show you all the basic essentials for playing rhythm guitar. The DVD includes: anatomy of the guitar, holding the guitar, choosing picks, strings, tuning, finger exercises, open position chords, barre chords, power chords, strumming, keeping the beat, rhythms, palm muting, how to read tablature and chord diagrams, and many tips. Throughout the DVD are examples designed to assimilate the chords and strums, and get you playing rhythm guitar immediately.
Watch, listen, and learn as Buzz Feiten breaks down funky rhythm guitar into three major components - the right-hand engine, the melody, and the chord voicing - while he teaches grooves in five different styles: Hendrix/Mayfield double stop, chicken pickin'/New Orleans, James Brown, fusion samba, and Cornell Dupree. The DVD features a .pdf file with transcriptions of the musical examples for additional help.
In this two-hour DVD Jennifer Gamble will break down and explain in our easy to digest format the Blues. YOU CAN DO IT!
Danny Gatton presents a comprehensive study on rhythm guitar styles and technique, covering everything from blues/jazz chord substitutions, rockabily and country power chords, R&B and Motown rhythm, and even some acoustic country/bluegrass guitar ideas! Gatton shows you the rhythm parts slowly at first, before demonstrating them in a band context with Arlen Roth on lead guitar.
In this superb DVD Tom Quayle teaches you all of the essentials required to begin your journey with Jazz Rhythm guitar playing. Includes lessons, TAB and jam tracks. Tom takes the most important aspects of this style and breaks them down into easy to follow steps that take you from zero to swing hero in a short period of time.
Learn all the essential rhythm techniques! In this DVD, Stetina teaches power chords, barre chords, triad shapes, muting, chord progressions, pick harmonics, chord arpeggiation, riffs and more. He also includes vital background information with each concept, giving you the theory behind the chops of your favorite bands.