New York Guitar Method Ensemble Volume One

New York Guitar Method Ensemble Book One

New York Guitar Method Ensemble Book One is the companion book for the New York Guitar Method Volume One.

Each of the 24 chapters takes you through a series of exercises to improve all these crucial aspects of your guitar playing, and also tests you with classical ├ętudes from Corelli, Bach, Beethoven and Haydn. These time tested exercises are highly targeted and with a short 1/2 hour commitment each day you can truly transform your guitar playing. As Joe Satriani says "If you are going to study, study with a jazz player." This book is the next best thing and will improve your:

  • Rhythm.
  • Time.
  • Recognition of musical form.
  • Fretboard knowledge.
  • Understanding of the application of 22 different scales .
  • Ability to master hard chord progressions.
  • Improvisation with 22 different scales.
  • Scale application to common chord progressions.

Midifiles and other audio files available to help you learn.

Improve your accuracy and have a lot more fun practicing when you can hear the exercises played with tempo controllable midifiles or MP3s in some cases.

And other additional information to help you learn.

This includes:

  • Extensive section on understanding rhythm notation.
  • Straight Eighth vs. Swing Eighth Note Feel.
  • Rhythmic Notation which is crucial to reading any chart.
  • Beat Reading: the Secret Weapon for learning how to read ahead in music.

Don't miss out on this information which in many cases can't be found anywhere but in this book.

Want to be a monster musician? New York Guitar Method Ensemble Book One will help you get there.

Bringing many Muse Eek Books together to raise your musicianship

The New York Guitar Method Series contains carefully selected excerpts from other Muse Eek Publications. In the case of New York Guitar Method Ensemble Book One additional content has been taken from:

New York Guitar Method Ensemble Book One is an unmatched series of book covering all the things you need to become a world class guitarist.

By combining both theoretical and practical applications this series of books gives you everything you need to become a great guitarist. Get a consistent and comprehensive education by working through the entire The New York Guitar Method Series.

Whether you are a total beginner or an advanced guitarist there is a book in The New York Guitar Method Series. that is perfect for you. GET STARTED TODAY!

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Accompaniment Volume One: Bass and Chords Simultaneously

Accompaniment Volume One: Bass and Chords Simultaneously

Bass and Chords at the same time. That can't be easy?

You've heard guitarists play bass and chords at the same time, and it sounds like it would be extremely hard to do this. But you would be surprised how easy it is with the right instruction.

Have you been asking yourself:

  • How can I be a better accompanist?
  • What are all those secret chords I see guitarists using that I can't find in any other book?
  • What is the theory behind building bass lines?
  • Where can I find examples of this kind of accompaniment?
  • What rhythms do I use to play this style correctly?
  • What are the fingerings for playing bass and chords at the same time?

Ask no more. All your questions are answered in Accompaniment Volume One: Bass and Chords Simultaneously.

Learning through examples.

Accompaniment Volume One gives you two examples of using this style. The first is a typical blues and the second is the classic standard "Confirmation." All fingerings are included with these examples so you will know exactly how to play them.

What's included?:

  • A detailed explanation of the building blocks of bass lines.
  • The exact chord voicings to use when playing this style.
  • The secret fingerings for the chords so you can play bass and chords with ease.
  • Two examples using classic chord progressions that will help you master the style.
  • Chord progression examples written in staff notation so that you can see the rhythm and the exact notes to use.
  • A concise and easy to understand book for any student with advanced beginner or above, ability.

The two chord examples are written with regular music staff notation (no tab) so you will need rudimentary skills at reading to work with this book. Chords are written with chord diagrams to aid in learning each chord.

Develop this style and blow people away with your accompaniment ability in no time.

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Comping Styles for Guitar Volume Two: Funk

Comping Styles for Guitar Volume Two: Funk

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Ask yourself these questions?

  • Are you having problems getting into the groove when you are playing chords?
  • Are you having problems with your sixteenth note feel?
  • Do you want to funkify your chord playing?
  • Do you want to develop a funky solo guitar style?
  • Do you want to improve your sixteenth note sight reading skills?
  • Do you want to learn some cool chord progressions and develop a deep groove at the same time?

If the answer is YES then Comping Styles for Guitar Volume Two: Funk is your ticket to becoming a funky grooving guitarist. Funk is a crucial style of contemporary playing for guitarist and is used by bands from classic James Brown to artists like Dave Mathews. If you feel your rhythm needs work or if you want to get people up on their feet and dancing then this is the book to get you there. You will have 36 chord progressions to develop your groove using the Blues, Minor Blues and "Rhythm Changes" in all keys. The book is recommended for intermediate to advanced guitarists who have a fair knowledge of the common chord types.

What do you get with Comping Styles for Guitar Volume Two: Funk:

  • 36 chord progression progression with audio files in a trio setting of Guitar, Bass and Drums.
  • Each chord progression is presented using regular staff notation.
  • Twelve 12 Bar Blues chord progressions. One in each key.
  • Twelve 12 Bar Minor Blues chord progressions. One in each key.
  • Funky "Rhythm Changes." One in each key.
  • A serious workout with sixteenth note groove which will help both your feel and your reading skills

Get your groove on today with this great book!

You'll learn 36 chord progressions to help you learn the style. You'll work with many common tempos used, from the slow R&B laid back funk style to the fast Tower of Power "funky till you can't stand it" grooves. This graduated method lets you develop your ability slowly and audio files are included to help you hear this style and catch your mistakes

Get started with Comping Styles for Guitar Volume Two: Funk and get your groove happening!

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