Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 1

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908011

Category: Music

Page: 30

View: 1881

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 21-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade One examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes essential chords, scales, strumming patterns, fingerstyle studies and attractive well-known melodies, plus chapters on musical knowledge, accompaniment playing and aural exercises to develop your musical abilities -- making it ideal for novice players, whether children or adults, in the early stages of learning. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 6

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908066

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 3742

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 17-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Six examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes specially arranged fingerstyle/flatpick pieces in a range of styles -- from traditional to contemporary, plus a valuable selection of chords, scales and arpeggios. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment playing, plus aural exercises to develop your musical abilities -- making it ideal for intermediate level players with some playing experience who wish to improve their playing and extend their musical range and knowledge. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing

Initial Stage

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908097

Category: Music

Page: 20

View: 7409

Book & CD. This book is the first volume in a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 10-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Initial Stage examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes basic chords, scales, strumming patterns, and simple but attractive well-known melodies -- making it ideal for both children and adult beginners. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 2

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908028

Category: Music

Page: 32

View: 773

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 21-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Two examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes a useful range of chords, scales, strumming patterns, fingerstyle studies and well-known melodies, plus chapters on musical knowledge, accompaniment playing and aural exercises to develop your musical abilities -- making it ideal for any players, whether children or adults, in the early stages of learning. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 3

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908035

Category: Music

Page: 30

View: 5782

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 23-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Three examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes a valuable selection of interesting chords, scales, rhythm playing studies and fingerstyle pieces in a range of styles. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment techniques, plus aural exercises to develop your musical abilities -- making it ideal for early stage and intermediate level players. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 5

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908059

Category: Music

Page: 30

View: 6477

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 27-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Five examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes rhythm playing studies and fingerstyle/flatpick pieces in a range of styles -- from traditional to contemporary, plus a selection of essential chords, scales and arpeggios. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment techniques, plus aural exercises to develop your musical abilities -- making it ideal for intermediate level players who wish to improve their playing and extend their musical range. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 7

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908073

Category: Music

Page: 36

View: 7602

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 18-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Seven examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes fingerstyle/flatpick pieces in a range of styles -- from traditional to contemporary, plus a valuable selection of chords, scales and arpeggios. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment playing, plus aural exercises to help improve your musical abilities -- making it ideal for those who wish to improve their playing to a high level and extend their musical range and knowledge. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Classical Guitar Playing

Grade Eight (LCM)

Author: Tony Skinner,Raymond Burley

Publisher: Registry Publications Ltd

ISBN: 1898466688

Category: Music

Page: 48

View: 8998

This is part of a progressive series of ten handbooks, primarily intended for candidates considering taking the London College of Music examinations in classical guitar playing. Each handbook covers all the material needed for each examination, and includes helpful advice about preparing for the examination, enabling you to gain an internationally recognised qualification. Even if you do not intend to take an examination, given each handbook's wide content of musical repertoire and extensive educational material, the series provides a structured, comprehensive course for studying the classical guitar. Studying the handbooks should help you to: develop all aspects of your playing; extend your musical repertoire with pieces from a wide range of styles and periods; improve your sight reading and aural abilities so that you can learn pieces more easily; and increase your knowledge of music theory by learning about the historical context of the pieces you are playing.
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RGT Initial Stage Ukulele Playing

Author: Tony Skinner

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781905908493

Category:

Page: 24

View: 713

This book is the first volume in a series that forms an expertly structured method of studying ukulele. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read uke tab, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free CD so you can listen and learn. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Initial Stage exam in ukulele playing, enabling you to study for an internationally-recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you develop all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes basic chords, strumming patterns, accompaniments and simple but attractive well-known melodies making it ideal for both children and adult beginners. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both plectrum and fingerstyle uke players.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 8

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908080

Category: Music

Page: 34

View: 2700

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 16-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Eight examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes fingerstyle/flatpick pieces in a range of styles -- from traditional to contemporary, plus a comprehensive selection of chords, scales and arpeggios. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment playing, plus aural exercises to help improve your musical abilities -- making it ideal for those who wish to extend their musical range and knowledge and improve their playing to the highest level. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Electric Guitar Playing: Grade 1

Author: Tony Skinner

Publisher: Registry Publications Ltd

ISBN: 1898466513

Category: Music

Page: 28

View: 5762

Ideal for beginners and those in the early stages of learning to play guitar. This book is part of an acclaimed series by the Registry of Guitar Tutors. This book covers all the material needed for the Registry of Guitar Tutors Grade One electric guitar examination, enabling you to gain an internationally recognized qualification. The material covered includes: open and fretted scales; 15 open position chords; exercises to use the chords with chord charts and use the scales for lead playing; full details of spoken tests on the anatomy of the guitar and musical knowledge; examples of aural assessments to develop your ear for music. Whether or not you are interesting in taking an RGT exam, studying this course will help you to achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your guitar playing, increasing your knowledge of specialist electric guitar techniques and improving your understanding of the music theory that relates to electric guitar playing.
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Solo Pieces for Acoustic Guitar

Author: Mark Currey

Publisher: Music Sales

ISBN: 9781847722041

Category: Guitar music (Rock)

Page: 48

View: 4284

Contains acoustic arrangements of 13 popular songs for guitar. The music in this book is written in both standard notation and guitar tab, making the pieces equally playable on classical or steel-string guitar. The accompanying CD features demonstrations.
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Rgt - Rock Guitar Playing - Initial Stage Book/CD Set

Author: Tony Skinner,Merv Young

Publisher: Registry of Guitar Tutors

ISBN: 9781905908295

Category: Music

Page: 16

View: 392

Book & CD. Compiled by the Registry of Guitar Tutors -- the specialists in guitar education -- this book/CD package contains all the pieces and information needed to study for the RGT Initial Stage exam in rock guitar playing. The book contains the tab and notation for six great sounding rock guitar instrumentals -- each especially composed to suit, and help develop, the technical abilities of beginner and novice rock guitar students. To make learning the pieces easier and quicker, the chords and scales on which the pieces are based are also included in the book. The accompanying CD includes performance versions of each rock piece to listen to and learn from, as well as a full-band backing track for each piece (with the guitar-part omitted) to play along to. The pieces cover a range of rock styles and are all impressive sounding rock guitar instrumentals, while having been carefully designed to be very straightforward to play.
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Acoustic Guitar Playing, Grade 4

Author: Tony Skinner,Laurence Harwood

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908042

Category: Music

Page: 30

View: 1025

Book & CD. This book is part of a series that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying acoustic guitar; it has been compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors -- the world's leading authority on guitar education. The book is very user-friendly as it is written in easy-to-read TAB, as well as traditional notation, and it comes with a free 24-track CD so you can 'listen and learn'. This book covers all the material needed for the RGT Grade Four examination in acoustic guitar playing, enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. However, even if you do not intend to take an exam, this book will help you achieve your full potential as a guitarist by developing all aspects of your playing in a structured way. This volume includes a valuable selection of interesting chords, scales, rhythm playing studies and fingerstyle pieces in a range of styles -- from traditional to contemporary. There are also chapters on musical knowledge and accompaniment techniques, plus aural exercises to develop your musical abilities -- making it ideal for intermediate level players who wish to improve their playing and extend their musical range. The book is cleverly designed so that it can be used by both fingerstyle and plectrum players.
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Rhythm Guitar Playing

Author: Chaz Hart,Registry of Guitar Tutors

Publisher: Registry Publications Ltd

ISBN: 1898466149

Category: Music

Page: 28

View: 4910

The Early Grades. An invaluable aid in preparing for the Registry of Guitar Tutors electric guitar exams. Preliminary Grade to Grade 2. An innovative and helpful book for all modern guitar players who want to improve their rhythm guitar playing.
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Grade 5 LCM Exams Classical Guitar Playing

Author: Tony Skinner,Raymond Burley,Amanda Cook

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications

ISBN: 9781905908158

Category: Music

Page: 30

View: 1364

This handbook is part of a series, compiled by the Registry Of Guitar Tutors, that forms an expertly structured and comprehensive method of studying classical guitar. The handbook covers all the sections of the London College of Music Grade Five classical guitar examination including: all the set pieces; all scales, arpeggios and chords; sight reading; ear tests; and spoken tests. In addition, there are useful performance tips for all the pieces as well as essential advice on preparing for the examination -- enabling you to study for an internationally recognised qualification. Even if you do not intend to take an examination, studying this handbook will help you to: learn appealing and inspiring pieces from a wide range of styles and periods; improve your sight reading and aural abilities so that you can learn new pieces more easily; develop your technical ability and musical understanding and so achieve your full potential as a guitarist. This volume includes attractive pieces by a wide range of composers including Dowland, Lauro, Tarrega, Giuliani and Sor -- making it ideal for intermediate level players who wish to improve their playing and extend their musical range.
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RGT Jazz Guitar Performance Diplomas Handbook

Author: Tony Skinner,Merv Young

Publisher: Registry of Guitar Tutors

ISBN: 9781905908271

Category: Music

Page: 39

View: 4431

Use this book to develop your playing and gain an internationally-recognised qualification in jazz guitar playing. These Diplomas have been developed by the Registry of Guitar Tutors -- the world's foremost organisation for guitar education -- in association with London College of Music Exams, one of the worlds longest established and most respected music examination boards. Studying this book will prepare you to gain a fully-accredited Diploma from London College of Music Exams, which would legally entitle you to append the letters DipLCM, ALCM, LLCM or FLCM after your name. Preparing for one of these Diplomas will help you develop all aspects of your jazz guitar playing in a structured way, and encourage you to achieve your playing potential by setting yourself a challenging target to aim for. Topics covered include: jazz scales, jazz chords and arpeggios; jazz chord arrangements; reproducing and interpreting well-known jazz standards; improvising over jazz changes; rhythm guitar playing including extending, substituting and embellishing chords.
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Complete Acoustic Guitar Method: Intermediate Acoustic Guitar

Author: Greg Horne

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9781457415036

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 5894

This book is great for acoustic guitarists who have learned the basics and are ready to take the next step. Beginning with a brief review of reading standard music notation and TAB, this book takes you further into three major areas of study: sounds, grooves and special techniques; theory and improvisation; and alternate tunings. You'll be introduced to a variety of styles including acoustic funk, New Orleans, gypsy swing, Celtic, bluegrass, Cajun and more. Master the upper positions of the guitar fingerboard as you learn major scales, triads and pentatonic scales. Greg Horne makes learning fascinating concepts easy and fun as he introduces modes and several alternate tunings.
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The Complete Guitar Player Book 1

Author: Russ Shipton

Publisher: Wise Publications

ISBN: 0857129619

Category: Music

Page: 40

View: 7215

Book 1 in the best-selling guitar course. Learn about holding the guitar, tuning, chords, strumming, chord changing and more. Includes Hey Jude, Me And Bobby McGee, Why Worry and Wonderful Tonight.
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