The Total Flamenco Guitarist is an exciting journey into the world of flamenco guitar playing, a style loved by the world for its explosive techniques and depth of emotion. This book and CD kit is a complete curriculum for beginning to advanced flamenco guitarists. The lessons are based on a three-pronged approach of technique, rhythm, and listening. The material is organized according to the major rhythmic families: fandango, tango, solea, siguiriyas, and more. You?ll learn popular styles including rumba, bulerias, and sevillanas, and lots of authentic flamenco techniques such as rasgueado, arpeggio, picado, and tremolo. Whether you want to be a flamenco guitarist, or just incorporate some of these techniques into your own music, The Total Flamenco Guitarist is the book for you!
Written in clear, concise language, The Complete Idiot's Guide Music Dictionary spans the gamut of musical knowledge, making it indispensable to any musician. Covering various terms, theories, instruments, important works, musicians, and composers, music professor Stanford Felix explains it all in a way that even the novice can comprehend. This is the only music dictionary geared toward the beginner. Paperback, 9" x 6", 321 pp.
Arranger Lloyd Larson and orchestrator Brant Adams combine their talents to deliver an emotionally charged orchestral setting of three powerful hymn tunes that center on the theme of the cross. Dramatic in scope and characterized by rich orchestral colors, this is a stunning addition to any repertoire. Accessible for many church orchestras, it is sure to inspire and encourage worshipers as it celebrates the centrality and importance of the cross. Instrumentation: 2 Fl, Ob, 2 Cl, Bsn, 2 F Hn, 3 Tpt, 2 Tbn, Tba, Timp, 2 Perc, Harp, Pno, Vln 1 & 2, Vla, Vc, Db