Blues Guitar Method, Level 1 (eBook+Online Audio)
An Essential Study of Blues Accompaniment Guitar for All Skill-Lev
21057MEB
Blues Guitar Level 1, within the School of the Blues Lesson Series, is about learning the art of playing rhythm guitar and its various grooves pertaining to the blues. Areas covered are: major scales, chord construction, Chicago-type shuffles, uptown swing & jump, cut time, slow blues, rhumba, funky blues, rock beat, boogie beat, eight-bar blues; openings, breaks and endings. This book is accompanied by audio download available online of all examples (played by author John Garcia) along with the background ...more
Product Number:
21057MEB
Format:
eBook+Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning
Pages:
48
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6191-1589-1
ISBN13:
978-16191-1589-7
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
5/3/2016
Blues Guitar Level 1, within the School of the Blues Lesson Series, is about learning the art of playing rhythm guitar and its various grooves pertaining to the blues. Areas covered are: major scales, chord construction, Chicago-type shuffles, uptown swing & jump, cut time, slow blues, rhumba, funky blues, rock beat, boogie beat, eight-bar blues; openings, breaks and endings. This book is accompanied by audio download available online of all examples (played by author John Garcia) along with the background music. For all skill level players. Includes access to online audio.
Chapter 1 - Music & Instrument Primer and Notation Legend
Major Scales & Chord Construction (Ex. 1.1-1.3) - Track 2
12 Bar Blues Examples - Long & Short changes (Ex. 1.4-1.5) - Track 3
Chapter 2 - Chicago Type Shuffles
Honky Tonk/Jimmy Reed Style (Ex. 2.1-2.3) - Tracks 4-5
Chord Slides/Melody chords (Ex. 2.4-2.5) - Tracks 6-7
Double Stops/Tri-Tones (Ex. 2.6-2.11) - Tracks 8-13
Single Note/Box Shapes (Ex. 2.12-2.14) - Tracks 14-16
Chapter 3 - Uptown Swing & Jump
Upbeat Rhythm (Ex. 3.1-3.2) - Tracks 17-18
Charleston/Bolero (Ex. 3.3-3.4) - Tracks 19-21
Single Note/Arpeggios (Ex. 3.5-3.7) - Tracks 22-24
Chapter 4 - Cut Time (2/4, Cut Shuffle or 2-Beat)
Single Note (Ex. 4.1-4.2) - Tracks 25-26
Double Stops/Dyads (Ex. 4.3-4.4) - Tracks 27-28
Rhythm Chords (Ex. 4.5-4.7) - Tracks 29-31
Chapter 5 - Slow Blues (Major & Minor)
Chord Slides (Ex. 5.1-5.3) - Tracks 32-33
Chord Triplets (Ex. 5.4-5.7) - Tracks 34-37
Sustained Chords (Ex. 5.8-5.9) - Tracks 38-39
Chapter 6 - Rhumba (Latin Influenced Blues)
Single Note (Ex. 6.1-6.2) - Tracks 40-41
Chords on Backbeat (Ex. 6.3-6.5) - Tracks 42-44
Chord Sweep/Rakes (Ex. 6.6-6.10) - Tracks 45-47
Chapter 7 - Funky Blues
Rhythm Chords & Single Notes Combined (Ex. 7.1-7.3) - Tracks 48.50
Chapter 8 - Rock Beat
Line Driven/Single Notes (Ex. 8.1-8.2) - Tracks 51-52
Chunky Chords (Ex. 8.3-8.5) - Tracks 53-54
Chapter 9 - Boogie Beat
Modal (Ex. 9.1-9.6) - Tracks 55-59
Line Driven/Single Notes (Ex. 9.7-9.8) - Tracks 60-61
Chapter 10 - 8 Bar Blues (Ex. 10.1-10.3) - Tracks 62-63
Chapter 11 - Openings, Breaks & Endings
Openings (Ex. 11.1-11.5) - Tracks 64-68
Breaks (Ex. 11.6-11.7) - Tracks 69-70
Endings (Ex. 11.8-11.14) - Tracks 71-77
Final Thoughts, Recommended Listening & Books
 
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