Musicians Institute guitar teacher Tom Kolb offers step-by-step instruction for mastering the trademark riffs and solos that define rock guitar. In a one-on-one approach, Kolb demonstrates eight classic songs from noted music legends, including Eric Clapton, Led Zeppelin and Stevie Ray Vaughn. The song list features "No Particular Place to Go," "Crossroads," "You Shook Me," "Iron Man," "Smoke on the Water," "You Really Got Me" and "Crossfire."
18 Year Professor of Guitar, Musicians Institute, Multi-platinum Recording Artist with Mr. Big
Extensive rock guitar method - every level
Filled with rock-solid information from beginning to end, this intermediate-level DVD helps guitarists build a stronger foundation, covering: barre 7th and 9th chords; double stops and scales; essential techniques such as sequences, bends, vibrato, hammer-ons and pull-offs; and more. Rock, blues and funk styles are played by a live band so you can jam along. Includes a detailed booklet with all examples written out in notes and tab. Taught by Musicians Institute instructor Tom Kolb, who has performed with Larry Carlton, Joe Walsh, Dave Navarro, Trevor Rabin and many others.
Jamie Findlay, one of the masters of contemporary acoustic guitar, has taught jazz guitar at USC and currently teaches at the Musicians Institute. In this in-depth presentation, he demonstrates and breaks down licks, scales and chords, and teaches sequences, arpeggios, thirds, and sixths intervals. He discusses major and harmonic minor scales, pentatonic scales and blues scales, with step-by-step demos of soloing in blues, country, Latin, Brazilian, jazz and pop styles. Packed with cool riffs and practice ideas, this DVD will help you develop your ear and play searing acoustic solos! Includes a lesson booklet showing examples in notation and tablature.