Sarah Spisak has been making music theory fun and accessible for countless guitarists over the years. Her ground-breaking “Melodic Principles” course briefly covered a nine-note block system for mastering the modes and covering the entire fretboard with minimal time and effort. Now she has expanded on this innovative method and packed the course with fun-to-play exercises, solos and backing tracks.
Scotty's DVD guitar instruction videos teach you to actually "think" on your guitar. If a picture is worth a thousand words, these 32 hour-long guitar instruction videos are absolutely priceless! Close-ups of guitar chord and scale finger positions, multiple camera angles and large, easy-to-read graphics make Scotty's visual method of guitar instruction unbeatable.
In our ultimate DVD guide, Super Shred, you’ll learn hundreds of soloing tricks and tips from Nevermore’s Jeff Loomis! Jeff Loomis is known for playing the seven-string guitar exclusively, and some of the lessons incorporate the seventh string; however, they can be adapted for use on the six-string guitar. This follow-up to Guitar DVD: Learn Shred Guitar gives you extended lessons on scale studies, sweep picking, modes, arpeggios and writing heavy riffs. With 60 minutes of lessons and TAB in our digital booklet, the Super Shred DVD is the master class you need to take your shredding to the next level!
Brazil has produced some of the most vibrant and exciting guitar music in the instrument's history. In this lesson, Rick Udler discusses and demonstrates styles, techniques, and rhythms of Brazil's great players. This is a unique opportunity for guitarists to delve into the beautiful sounds of this musical land.
Expand your horizons with alternate tunings! Many of the greatest names in guitardom have broken free from the bonds of standard tuning to create truly memorable music - and so can you! Alternate tunings can take you to new and exotic places, impossible with the 'old familiar.' You can create a variety of new chord and note voicings, emulate the feels of other instruments, make slide guitar that much easier, and just plain blaze new trails in your playing - all with alternate tunings! Inside, you'll find detailed information on how to retune and common scale and chord fingerings, as well as listings of songs that use these tunings.