Mel Bay's Easy Way to Guitar A

Author: Mel Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 767

Easy Way to Guitar is a popular, easy to understand children's course designed to give the student a thorough grounding in note reading and solo performance. Chord playing is introduced gradually, utilizing simplified chords. Creative graphics, color, and short pieces in big-note format make this an appealing series for the young guitar student. A few easy duets are included in each book for performance with a teacher or a friend. Standard notation only. Includes a DVD. DVD 47:39 minutes.

Mel Bays Modern Guitar Method, Grade 2

Author: William Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 19

View: 130

This book/CD presents blues melody and recorded back up improvising track for these nine blues tunes: Franky's Place, Bullet Train, Long Gone, Just Can't Take It, Storm rising, Hurtin' Bad, Texas Shuffle, Honky-Tonk Woman, and Loose Change. Two improvising scale patterns are shown for every tune, and each selection tune presents a different blues style for improvising. Blues tunes are presented in the keys of G, F, Dm and D. You can also play along with the companion CD which features an excellent blues band playing all of the back-up parts.

Mel Bay's children's guitar method

Author: William Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

View: 838

A popular and creative method for teaching guitar to young children. This approach to learning integrates, from the very beginning, chord playing with note reading. The students start with easy one finger chord forms and strum accompaniments to numerous songs. Note reading is then methodically and carefully introduced. Two subsequent volumes complete this course. The method features Ron Wheeler's colorful cartoon artwork. A play along recording and a full length DVD also supplement this method. Written in standard notation.

Modern Guitar Method Grade 2

Author: MEL BAY

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 556

Grade 2 explores more complex rhythms in carefully graded solo and duet settings with parallel lessons in music theory- just enough to keep students up to speed in terms of what they are expected to play. the book begins with a review of playing in the key of C major but soon goes to F major/D minor followed by D major/B minor. Written in standard notation only. A companion double CD set is available for this book.

Classic Guitar Method Volume 2

Author: MEL BAY

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 459

Complete in three volumes, this widely used text presents classical guitar instruction in a logical and clear manner. the student is thoroughly grounded in left and right hand technical studies and is acquainted with the works of the masters. In notation only.

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method, Grade 3

Chords in Position

Author: William Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 79

View: 886

This Modern Guitar Supplement segments the guitar fretboard into five zones/positions. Basic chord progressions are presented in each zone. The material in this book is applicable to all styles of contemporary music.

Modern Guitar Method Grade 3

Author: MEL BAY

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 385

This book begins with the key of A major and immediately introduces right-hand accompaniment concepts before moving on to the relative minor key of F#. Notes in the first position on the first four strings are reviewed before approaching scales, chords and etudes in keys of B-flat major/G minor, E-flat major/C minor, and A-flat major/F minor. Includes theory lessons regarding intervals, harmonized scales, triads, expression marks and syncopation plus techniques of glissando, ascending and descending slurs, and tremolo. Written in standard notation only.

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method Grade 1

Playing Chords

Author: William Bay

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 40

View: 449

This supplement to the Modern Guitar Method series focuses on playing chords. Chords are Shown in easy to play forms and strumming patterns for chords in the key of C, G, D, E minor, and A minor. A companion CD is included.

Modern Guitar Method Grade 7

Author: MEL BAY

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 40

View: 548

Grade 7 concludes Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method begins with a summary of the natural and artificial harmonics that can be achieved on each string. Addresses theory and notation of major and minor sixth chords plus ninth, eleventh (with alterations), nine-six (9/6), and thirteenth chords- all exploredthrough chord etudes including inside/outside and orchestral chord forms. Includes a wealth of well-developed studies and solos invarious keys for masteryof the plectrum style. Written in standard notation only

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method

Grade 3

Author: Inc. Mel Bay Publications

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 135

This book begins with the key of A major and immediately introduces right-hand accompaniment concepts before moving on to the relative minor key of F#. Notes in the first position on the first four strings are reviewed before approaching scales, chords and etudes in keys of B-flat major/G minor, E-flat major/C minor, and A-flat major/F minor. Includes theory lessons regarding intervals, harmonized scales, triads, expression marks and syncopation plus techniques of glissando, ascending and descending slurs, and tremolo. Written in standard notation only.The included CD presents selected guitar solos and studies from the book with accompaniment in split-track format. The split-track format allows the listener to hear and play along with the backup and solo part together or separately. A CD player with a balance control knob is required to take full advantage of this feature.

Mel Bay's Classic Guitar Method

Author: Mel Bay

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 494

"Complete in three volumes, this widely used text presents classical guitar instruction in a logical and clear manner. The student is thoroughly grounded in left and right hand technical studies and is acquainted with the works of the masters. In notation only."

Mel Bays Modern Guitar Method

Grade 4

Author: Mel Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 492

Studies are presented in fourth, fifth, seventh, and ninth positions. In addition, chord inversions are shown and practiced for major, minor, and dominant 7th forms. Carefully arranged solos and duets is presented to further build upon the student's level of musicianship and repertoire.

Modern Guitar Method Grade 1, Expanded Edition

Author: Mel Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications, Incorporated

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 88

View: 411

The Modern Guitar Method Grade 1 / Expanded Edition provides valuable enhancement to the world's most popular guitar method. This comprehensive spiral-bound volume doubles the quantity of studies and solos presented in the original edition. Every new concept is reinforced by numerous pages of fresh study material. In addition, every note contained in the original Modern GuitarMethod Grade 1 is included and supported by additional playing material. Includes access to online audio and video.and bull; Expands entire content of the original Modern Guitar Method, Grade 1and bull; Doubles the amount of study and solo material and bull; Access to online audio and video.and bull; Spiral bound for durability and reading convenience and bull; Provides an incredibly solid foundation for any guitar student

Electric Blues Guitar Method

Author: WILLIAM BAY

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 64

View: 667

This is an innovative and comprehensive book which teaches the essentials of playing contemporary blues guitar. Includes basic techniques such as note-bending, the hammer-ons, the pull-offs, in addition to the blues shuffle rhythm. the first part of the book presents lead guitar solos demonstrating and teaching basic techniques. In notation and tablature. Audio available online free.

Mel Bay's Complete 7-String Guitar Method

A Comprehensive Method Including Chords, Scales & Arpeggios

Author: Chris Buzzelli

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 144

View: 551

This comprehensive method book is best suited to an intermediate to advanced six string guitarist who is learning the seven string guitar. Included are sections on scale and arpeggio fingerings as well as an extensive section on chord voicings. All examples are presented in both tablature and standard notation, with diagrams also included where appropriate. The seventh string is tuned to a low A throughout. The included CD contains play-along tracks with full rhythm section, single note studies with accompaniment (in split-track format), and unaccompanied solo studies. Most examples can be played either finger style or with a pick.

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method Grade 3

Author: Mel Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 775

This expanded edition of the acclaimed Modern Guitar Method Grade 3 contains outstanding solos, etudes, chord melody studies, scale studies and duets in the keys of A, F#m, G, D, Em, Bm, F, Dm, Bb, Gm, Eb, Cm, Ab and Fm! In addition, 2nd and 3rd positions are thoroughly explored. Every concept in the original Grade 3 has been expanded with ample playing material. Completion of this text will assure that the guitar student is well on the way to becoming an accomplished guitarist.

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method

Author: Mel Bay

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 968

Grade 2 explores more complex rhythms in carefully graded solo and duet settings with parallel lessons in music theory- just enough to keep students up to speed in terms of what they are expected to play. The book begins with a review of playing in the key of C major but soon goes to F major/D minor followed by D major/B minor. Written in standard notation only. A companion double CD set is available for this book.

Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method Grade 6

Author: Mel Bay Publications, Inc.

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 103

View: 227

Contains studies, chord melody solos, chord studies, quartal harmony etudes, triad studies and duets in the keys of A, F#m, Eb, Cm, E, C#m, Ab and Fm. Presents a comprehensive listing of chords found in each key. For each key, etudes are presented in four different positions. The most comprehensive approach to contemporary guitar mastery available! Includes audio CD of examples.