The Phrase By Phrase Guitar Method explores some of the greatest guitarists of all time, breaking their complex styles into simple, recognizable phrases. Thorough, easy-to-understand descriptions teach proper finger placement and technique, followed by half-speed practice tempos and combined sections that are played at full speed. In Phrase By Phrase Classic Van Halen, we dissect Eddie Van Halen’s inventive guitar style which redefined how rock guitar was played. If you’re interested in learning to tear up the fretboard, this is the right video for you!
Learn what it’s really like to play guitar for Led Zeppelin!” This issue of Phrase By Phrase™ explores the popular guitar style of Jimmy Page from Led Zeppelin’s albums I, II, III, IV, Houses of the Holy and Physical Graffiti. Learn the most intricate details of Jimmy Page’s impressive guitar work, covering solos, rhythms, overdubs and variations – all while improving your own playing and creativity!
This comprehensive series gives you the knowledge of a seasoned professional while utilizing tools such as on-screen graphics, split screen viewing of right and left hand close ups with notation, color-coaxed strings, and 'follow the bouncing ball' style graphics. Go from zero to hero in no time! Volume 1 covers all the basics and then some. Major and minor scales, basic cords to power cords, how to read rhythmic notation and even strumming patterns. Learn how to find any note on the fretboard without the use of a chart. In no time, even beginners will be jamming 12 bar blues and playing licks.
If you're getting into jazz or expanding your jazz chops, this comprehensive approach is for you. From comping and chord voicings to single-note soloing, you will learn, step by step, the tools necessary for playing jazz guitar. This book is easy to understand and contains hundreds of great-sounding playable examples to serve as springboards for applying the concepts to jazz standards or your own compositions. Whether you're into traditional jazz or fusion, this book has it all. In notation and tablature.
In a wide-ranging and detailed session, Tony Rice demonstrates his world-famous technique, gives invaluable advice, analyzes some of his best-known pieces and discusses his style, influences, guitars and favorite players. This exceptionally rich two-part set is filled with fascinating conversation and the amazing playing we've all come to expect from this master picker. Tony has geared this lesson so that aspiring players at all levels can learn important techniques and benefit from his vast musical experience.
Want to lay down some hot licks like stadium rock legends KISS? Find out how in this step-by-step video for neophyte axemen (and axewomen).