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This money-saving value pack includes Volume 1 of this practical, comprehensive method book (the basic text for the guitar program at the world-famous Berklee College of Music) PLUS a matching DVD-ROM featuring 14 complete lessons with Larry Baione, chair of Berklee's guitar department. Owning this pack is like having access to a year's worth of private guitar lessons at Berklee for only $34.95 This DVD-ROM is compatible with all Windows operating systems and Mac operating systems through Mac OS X 10.6, though not on OSX 10.7 (Lion).
This DVD version of A Modern Method for Guitar, Volume 1 is the most comprehensive guitar method DVD-ROM on the market. You will be guided through 14 complete lessons with Larry Baione, chair of Berklee's guitar department. It's like a year's worth of private guitar lessons at Berklee College of Music! It features 14 hours of instruction including on-screen demonstrations (with camera close-ups of both hands), as well as interactive duets and play-along segments so you can "sit in" with your instructor. You will learn essential skills for playing lead and rhythm guitar, including: scales * chord forms * accompaniment skills * guitar technique * voice-leading approaches * reading music notation.