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Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Guitar: Handy Guideby Morton Manus
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This CD serves as an accompanying resource for Teach Yourself to Play Guitar handy guide and provides a helpful reference for play-along and practice, including help for tuning your guitar and contains recorded examples of the lessons and song accompaniments.
When used alongside the handy guide, beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of playing either acoustic or electric guitar. Beginning with the fundamentals, you will learn about various guitar types and the sounds they create, how to care for your very own guitar, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation and tablature. You will then move right along to playing different notes, chords, scales, and songs, lesson by lesson, all while continuing to increase your knowledge of reading and understanding standard musical notation and TAB. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including Rock, Blues, Country, Jazz and Folk.
The handy guide features the following helpful resources for reference during and after your lessons:
* Photos and chord diagrams throughout the guide
* Tablature licks
* Dictionary of tablature techniques
* Guitar note chart
* Guitar fingerboard chart
The accompanying CD provides help for tuning your guitar and contains recorded examples of the lessons and song accompaniments.
Be your own teacher, and let Alfred be your resource every step of the way.
This method for self-learners teaches everything you need to play from the popular TAB guitar folios of your favorite bands.
* Chords, scales and licks for acoustic or electric guitar
* A variety of styles including rock, blues, jazz and folk
* Tablature and standard music notation, photos, and diagrams to help you grasp every concept
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