Classic Blues Licks For Electric Guitar

Author: Fred Sokolow
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 1610650751
Size: 44.28 MB
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Classic Blues Licks For Electric Guitar. Seasoned guitar instructor Fred Sokolow offers a wealth of classic blues licks that can be applied in a variety of blues performance situations. Sokolow has divided the licks into categories to aid in thought organization about the guitar fretboard. Some of the licks are based on scales, and others on chords. Written in standard notation and tablature.

Complete Method For Classic Guitar

Author: Mel Bay
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 1609748905
Size: 49.34 MB
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Complete Method For Classic Guitar. Mel Bay's own method for the classic guitar, featuring a thorough grounding in the fundamentals of music and reading guitar notation, plus graded studies and pieces. This book presents classic guitar technique in a manner that anyone can easily follow. Musical and technical concepts are introduced gradually as needed throughout the text and driven home with ample musical illustrations. Information is provided on: basic right and left-hand techniques, reading standard notation, harmonics, and playing in various keys and positions. In addition to the many classical etudes included here by Aguado, Bach, Carcassi, Carulli, Diabelli, Giuliani, Sor, and others, Mel Bay has made a significant contribution to the student guitar repertoire by transcribing works by Bach, Brahms, Chopin, Mozart, Pleyel, Rubenstein, and others in the classical style. the pieces and exercises are arranged to progress systematically through various keys and playing positions. Written entirely in standard notation only.

Classics For Electric Guitar

Author: John Kiefer
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 1610656962
Size: 14.27 MB
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Classics For Electric Guitar. A collection of classical transcriptions for modern electric guitar; selections include several of Telemann's flute Fantasias, C.P.E. Bach's Solfegietto, Saint Saens' Danse Macabre, Debussy's Syrinx and more. Guitar techniques involved include alternate and hybrid picking, string skipping and sweep picking in a time-tested context. Includes companion CD of the selections in a variety of settings. CD also features bonus tracks from the author's other Mel Bay projects.

Mozart For Electric Guitar

Author: John Kiefer
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 1619112701
Size: 18.68 MB
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Mozart For Electric Guitar. This edition features new electric guitar transcriptions compiled from the music of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart. the collection includes 11 pieces including Eine Kleine Nachtmusik K525 I, Rondo alla Turka K331 III, Sonata K545 I, and Symphony #40 K550 I. As with other editions in this series, these transcriptions are intended to be performed with a pick — employing string-skipping, alternate, hybrid, and sweep-skipping techniques. the selections have been performed in a variety of settings from accompanied solos to a sextet. Companion audio downloads are available that features all eleven pieces as well as bonus tracks to the multi guitar selections with the first guitar absent to allow practice/performance with the audio. the book is divided into two sections, the first of which includes music for solos, duets and parts for larger ensemble transcriptions. the second section features full scores, canon solutions and the piano accompaniment score to the Turkish Rondo. Written in notation and tablature. Free audio downloads are available for use with this title.

A Concise History Of The Classic Guitar

Author: Graham Wade
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 9780786649785
Size: 80.26 MB
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A Concise History Of The Classic Guitar. A Concise History of the Classic Guitar by Graham Wade, one of the foremost international writers on the guitar, explores the history of the instrument from the 16th century to the present day. This compact assessment of five centuries of fretted instruments cover the vihuela in Spain, the history of four-course and five-course guitars, the evolution of tablature, and developments in the six-string guitar in the 19th century. The work also charts the contribution of leading composers, performers and luthiers of the 20th century, and evaluates the influence of Segovia, Llobet, Pujol, Presti, Bream, Williams, etc., among the world's famous guitarists. This book, intended for the general public and guitar students of all ages, is the first interpretative history of the classic guitar to be published in the 21st century, and will be eagerly welcomed by all lovers of the instrument.

Classic Guitar Method

Author: Mel Bay
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 0871663325
Size: 58.29 MB
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Classic Guitar Method. Complete in three volumes, this widely used text presents classical guitar instruction in a logical and clear manner. The student is thoroughly grounded in left and right hand technical studies and is acquainted with the works of the masters. In notation only.

Jazz Goes Classic

Author: Corey Christiansen
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 0786666471
Size: 53.73 MB
Format: PDF
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Jazz Goes Classic. Seventeen jazz standards arranged for classic guitar with contributions from John Carlini, Thomas Heck, Kirk Hanser, and Stephen Rekas. Written in standard notation with fingerings, these fine intermediate tunes serve as the perfect practice material for classic guitarists who want to add jazz music to their repertoire. Songs include: "How High the Moon, Days of Wine and Roses, All the Things You Are," and more.

Song Sheets To Software

Author: Elizabeth C. Axford
Publisher: Scarecrow Press
ISBN: 9780810850279
Size: 32.10 MB
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Song Sheets To Software. This second edition of Song Sheets to Software includes completely revised and updated listings of music software, instructional media, and music-related Internet Web sites of use to all musicians, whether hobbyist or professional. This book is a particularly valuable resource for the private studio and classroom music teacher.

Masters Of The Plectrum Guitar

Author: William Bay
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 1609740297
Size: 24.43 MB
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Masters Of The Plectrum Guitar. This landmark book of music for the plectrum style jazz guitar took years to compile, write and edit. It contains some of the greatest solos and duets ever written and performed on the plectrum or flatpicked guitar, including works by Carl Kress, Dick McDonough, George Van Eps, Bucky Pizzarelli, George Barnes, Eddie Lang, George M Smith, Al Valenti, Mel Bay, Frank Victor, Harry Volpe, Carmen Mastren, Oscar Moore, Mundell Lowe, Tony Mottola, Al Hendrickson, and Cal Collins. All solos are in notation and tablature while the duets are shown in standard notation only.