There are tens of thousands of different possible chords on the Chapman-Stick in ADGCF#BEA tuning! Create your own chord shapes from over 650 easy-to-read full fingerboard diagrams covering 55 different chord types in all keys. Diagrams for more complicated chord types illustrate both the optional and essential notes. Notes are illustrated up to the position 17 semitones above the nut to allow easy visualisation of chord shapes around the octave.
This book includes chords used in all types of music from classical through blues to rock and jazz and is the companion to 'A Visual Guide to Scales for 8-String Chapman Sick in ADGCF$\\sharp$BEA'. The 55 different chord types covered by this book include:
Technique - How your body moves and how to teach it to work with the guitar. This includes photographs, suggestions about posture, and practice methodology.
Scales - Position based fingerings for all primary scale types (major, natural minor, melodic minor, harmonic minor, major/minor pentatonic, dominant/dorian pentatonic, diminished, and be-bop), exercises for moving between positions, and numerous exercises and sequences for developing melodic sensibility.
Arpeggios - Sweep triad fingerings (major, minor, augmented, diminished, sus4, major b5) and position based fingerings for maj7, 7, -7, -7b5, and a template for creating arpeggios for any other chord type. Voiceleading exercises using triad and 7th arpeggios for common chord progressions.
Chords - Voicings for all inversions and all possible 7th chord types in drop 2, drop 3, and drop 2 & 4 arrangements. Voiceleading exercises for developing a melodic approach to using chords through common chord progressions.
Substitutions - An explanation of the principles of chord substitution and a list of over 30 possible ways to use basic 4 note chords as substitutions to create voicings with chord tensions or to find different ways of using arpeggios.
Etudes - 3 studies for alternate-picking, sweep-picking, and string skipping.
(Bass Builders). The complete guide for mastering the six-string bass! This book with online audio covers scales, arpeggios, modes, chord forms, two-handed tapping, alternative techniques, chromatic exercises and theory concepts. Over 90 full-demo tracks performed by the author are accessed online, for download or streaming, using the unique access code in each book. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
The 2nd Edition of Guitar Arpeggio Handbook will soon be available! Check out the Video on Damon Ferrante's Author Page on Amazon, and while you're there feel free to click 'E-mail me when there are new releases by Damon Ferrante'
The 2nd Edition includes:
15 Guitar Lesson Videos
Developing Good Practice Habits
Guitar Arpeggio Handbook is a 120-Lesson Book and Video Course for beginner through advanced / virtuoso guitarists for learning scales, music theory, and fretboard theory. The book is organized in an easy-to-follow lesson format that takes you step by step through arpeggios, the notes on the guitar neck, intervals, and music theory. Each lesson builds on the next and the book is designed for beginners through advanced / virtuoso guitarists. Seven, Free, Play-Along, Jam Track Videos are included with the book.
As part of the Steeplechase Guitar Instruction Series, Guitar Arpeggio Handbook works well with Guitar Scales Handbook, Guitar Adventures, and The Ultimate Guitar Chords, Scales, and Arpeggios Handbook (also by Damon Ferrante and available in Paperback and Kindle Editions).
(Musicians Institute Press). A comprehensive source for mastering the art of single note, melodic improvisation. The online audio includes over 30 tracks for demonstration and play-along. The topics covered include: scales, modes, arpeggios, technique and visualization exercises; rock, blues, jazz, and other styles; and sequences, phrases, and licks. The audio is accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
(Guitar Educational). Understand arpeggios with this great beginner's guide! You'll discover: the difference between arpeggios and scales; how arpeggios can improve your solos and help you play faster; essential open and moveable arpeggio shapes shown in both tab and as guitar fretboxes; and more. The CD features over 40 tracks, with sample solos, backing tracks and three complete pieces to play along with.
The Bass Playerâs Guide to Scales & Modes is a complete reference manual for bassists of all levels. These essential musical concepts are demonstrated in a highly practical manner which will enable the reader to master them all over the fretboard. The application of each scale or mode is demonstrated through a series of âreal worldâ bass grooves which highlight the individual nuances of each one. Over the course of 24 chapters, all of the most commonly used scales and modes are covered, including the major scales, the natural, harmonic and melodic minor scales, the pentatonics, diminished and whole tone scales and the modes. Audio files for the exercises are available from the publishers website.
This guide takes the most used scales in modern music and breaks them down into all their components, such as chords, arpeggios, positions and fingerings across the entire fret board. You don't need to read music or guitar tab to use this guide because each example is drawn out right over the guitar neck.