A valuable wall chart for student and teacher. Shows major and minor
three-octave scales, right hand arpeggio patterns, arpeggiated cadences
in major and minor keys and a complete fingerboard/notation diagram. 35" x 24" poster.
Pumping Nylon: The Classical Guitarist's Technique Handbook
World-class classical guitarist and well-respected educator Scott Tennant presents the most comprehensive technique handbook available for classical guitarists. This complete edition combines all three volumes of Scott's best-selling Pumping Nylon series. In addition to technical information not available elsewhere, it includes classic etudes by Carcassi, Giuliani, Sor, and Tarrega; musical examples by Bach, Turina, and Rodrigo; and original compositions by Andrew York and Brian Head. Learn easy to advanced repertoire pieces that are selected and designed to work with the various techniques addressed, including arpeggios, tremolo, scale velocity, and more. The included DVD features Scott Tennant, and the MP3 CD features the playing of Scott Tennant and Adam del Monte.
23 classics arranged in easy-to-read notes with tablature.
The Chipmunk Song
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
Frosty The Snow Man
Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer
Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
A Holly Jolly Christmas
(There's No Place Like) Home For The Holidays
I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
I'll Be Home For Christmas
It's Beginning To Look Like Christmas
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
A Marshmallow World
Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
When Santa Claus Gets Your Letter
This book and accompanying audio CD are a great introduction to the world
of classical guitar. The user friendly method is ideal for self
instruction or for use with a teacher. The book contains many great pieces playable by the beginning student.
Subjects include: How to hold the guitar, tuning, left and right hand functions, note reading, key-signatures, musical terms, and many short, easy songs.
An easy-to-understand, yet very comprehensive method. Learn to play classic guitar in all of the basic keys along with a wide assortment of solos ranging from the Renaissance to 20th Century compositions by composers such as Sor, Carcassi, Carulli, Diabelli, Giuliani, Bach, Handel and Dowland. Finally, studies are contained for playing in the 2nd, 3rd, 4th, and 5th positions.
These ensemble pieces for four guitars are wonderfully original, with depth and musical sophistication. They were composed for the technical level of Suzuki students in Book 5 or beyond. Great favorites with students! Titles include: Variations on La Folia, Prelude and Fugue, and The Fading Shore.
Forty original John Dowland (1563-1626) lute solos transcribed for classic guitar solo. The book is intended for the guitarist with intermediate to advanced fingerstyle technique, and can be played on both nylon and steel string instruments. In order to help capture the unique character of Dowland's music, renaissance lute tuning (capo on the third fret with the G string tuned to F sharp) is used throughout. The pieces progress more or less in order of increasing difficulty, and special care has been taken to be sure any group of consecutive pieces can be played with satisfying results. Standard notation only. Includes FREE downloadable companion audio files.
A selection of 20 Christmas carols in easy arrangements for guitar with an optional second part. The accompanying CD contains all the carols arranged for two guitars with attractive accompaniments. The accompaniments are also given as play-along tracks.
Play 8 yuletide favorites with sound-alike CD tracks! The book includes melody and lyrics to sing along and chord symbols to elaborate on the melody. The audio CD is playable on any CD player. For PC and MAC computer users, the CD is enhanced with tempo adjusting software that does not change the pitch!
Angels We Have Heard on High
Away in a Manger
Deck the Hall
The First Noel
Go, Tell It on the Mountain
Joy to the World
O Little Town of Bethlehem
Containing over 40 pieces, this book offers a rich and varied mixture of folk songs from around the world ("Aura Lee" and "Sakura"), classical tunes ("March of the Kings" and "Minuet in G"), popular film music (themes from Pirates of the Caribbean and the Harry Potter movies), evocative originals ("Falling Leaves," "Havana Goodtime," "Samurai Sword," "Tudor Dance"), and established guitar repertoire by Sor and Carulli.
Easy Baroque Pieces for Classical Guitar is an outstanding introduction for the beginner to intermediate guitarist to the music of the Baroque. Jerry Willard explains the intricacies of Baroque ornamentation (including trills, mordents, and notes inégale) in an easy-to-understand way, and performs each piece on the accompanying audio CD.
Includes 51 pieces:
Aria (from the Anna Magdelena Notebook)(J.S. Bach) Bourrée in A Minor (theme, from the Second Violin Partita) (J.S. Bach)
Largo (Arcangelo Corelli)
The Harmonious Blacksmith (George Frideric Handel) Canon (Johann Pachelbel)
Minuet (Henry Purcell)
Gavotte (Giovanni Zamboni)
and many more
Written as a follow-up to the popular dance rhythms featured in Latin American Rhythms for Guitar. Renowned Argentine virtuoso Jorge Morel offers insight in the playing of complex Latin dance rhythms: the milonga, tango, malambo, and baião -plus a bossa nova tune! Written in standard notation and tablature.