(Bass Method). The Hal Leonard Country Bass Method is your complete guide to learning the styles and techniques of country bass. This book and CD package uses actual songs from classic to modern country to teach you how to groove like the great Nashville session bassists. The CD includes 41 full-band tracks for demonstration and play-along. 21 songs, including: Act Naturally * Boot Scootin' Boogie * Crazy * Honky Tonk Man * Love You Out Loud * Luckenbach, Texas (Back to the Basics of Love) * No One Else on Earth * Ring of Fire * Southern Nights * Streets of Bakersfield * Whose Bed Have Your Boots Been Under? * and more.
This book is an encyclopedia of Carter flatpicking style back-up, bluegrass back-up, Carter flatpicking style lead, Doc Watson-style lead, Clarence White-style bluesy lead, Atkins/Travis fingerpicking style, rockabilly guitar style, Nashville lead styles, and Western swing. The tunes and exercises in the book are included on the online audio download. Fred introduces each tune with page numbers to locate the corresponding material in the text. Stereo split track recordings allow you to hear the guitar through one speaker, separate from the band. In notation and tablature.
Vorschule Im Klavierspiel, Op. 101, by Ferdinand Beyer (1803--1863) was first published in 1860. Since that time, it has been used by piano students throughout the world, especially in Asian countries. When compared with piano methods written in the 20th and 21st centuries, it appears more like a technique book than a piano method. This edition has been edited to be useful for today's piano students, either as a method (with teacher guidance) or as a supplementary book.
Flatpicking Guitar Songs Book with Audio Access by Bert Casey is the clearest, most complete book on the market showing the secrets of playing bluegrass lead guitar and is the followup course to the Acoustic Guitar Primer Book. This lead songbook includes exciting, accurate arrangements to popular songs and is written in both tablature and standard music notation. There are 29 breaks for 12 songs, and each break is played both slow and fast on the Audio Tracks. The book features bluegrass songs that utilize several different chords and keys. Songs include Will The Circle Be Unbroken, Wildwood Flower, Home Sweet Home, Cripple Creek, Red Haired Boy, Nine Pound Hammer, Sally Goodin, Old Joe Clark, Black Mountain Rag, Salt River, Billy In The Lowground, and John Hardy. Watch & Learn, Inc.
For over 35 years guitarist and educator Keith Wyatt has been specializing in teaching American music on the guitar. With over 90 minutes of instruction, Keith Wyatt's Talkin' Blues provides you with 10 in-depth video lessons on essential blues musical elements and guitar-playing techniques. This DVD will teach you precision string bending, low-register phrasing for musical effect, how to use fills effectively, chicken-pickin' phrases for a funky feel, and how to bring your licks to life with accented notes. Learn jazz-blues techniques such as extensions, alterations, and substitutions, and make your licks groove with swinging eighth notes. Build your blues chops today!
(Guitar Method). A perfect supplement to any guitar method, this book/CD pack provides standard notation & tab for ten complete songs by Brooks & Dunn, Johnny Cash, Alan Jackson, Toby Keith and other greats, with a demo track and a play-along track for each on the accompanying CD. Includes: Amie * Beer for My Horses * Boot Scootin' Boogie * Bye Bye Love * Can't You See * Chattahoochee * Friends in Low Places * I Walk the Line * Me and My Gang * Workin' Man Blues.
ShowTime Piano Rock 'n Roll features lively pieces arranged specifically for the Level 2A student to enjoy. The variety of sounds and rhythms in this collection encourage elementary level students to have fun with rock! Songs include: A Groovy Kind of Love * Twist and Shout * Ain't No Mountain High Enough * At the Hop * Yakety Yak * and more.
(Guitar Method). The Hal Leonard Bluegrass Guitar Method is your complete guide to learning bluegrass guitar. This book uses popular bluegrass songs to teach you the basics of rhythm and lead playing in the styles of Doc Watson, Tony Rice, Maybelle Carter, Lester Flatt, and many others. Lessons include Carter strumming, alternating bass, waltz strums, using the capo, hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides, crosspicking, and much more. The accompanying audio tracks include 43 tracks for demonstration and play-along. Songs include: Amazing Grace * Blue Moon of Kentucky * Cripple Creek * I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow * I'll Fly Away * We'll Meet Again Sweetheart * The Wreck of the Old '97 * and more. 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 Method). This book uses real country songs to teach you the basics of rhythm and lead country guitar in the style of Chet Atkins, James Burton, Albert Lee, Merle Travis, and many others. Lessons include: Chords, Scales and Licks * Common Progressions and Riffs * Carter Style and Travis Picking * Steel Licks, String Bending and Vibrato * Standard Notation and Tablature * and much more! Songs include: Could I Have This Dance * Green Green Grass of Home * I Fall to Pieces * Satin Sheets * Yakety Sax * and more. This edition also includes 99 full-band tracks for demonstration and play along. The audio files are accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be downloaded or streamed. They also 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.
(BH Piano). 16 original solo keyboard pieces for intermediate to advanced-level players, based on country styles including country rock, ballads and bluegrass. Includes a play-along CD with orchestrated backing tracks and full performances by composer Christopher Norton.