Are you interested in learning how to play guitar but are not sure where to begin? From basic techniques to the most advanced chords and structures, The Step-by-Step Guitar Course takes you through each step with clear diagrams, easy-to-follow notation... Read moreRead less
Are you interested in learning how to play guitar but are not sure where to begin? From basic techniques to the most advanced chords and structures, The Step-by-Step Guitar Course takes you through each step with clear diagrams, easy-to-follow notation and over 250 photographs. A large variety of musical styles are covered in this course, ranging from basic rock chords to classical finger-picking techniques, offering the reader a great opportunity to learn new musical methods and as well as improve existing skills.
The key to mastering the guitar is to combine good technique with a secure knowledge of individual notes and chords. Written by an experienced professional guitarist, this book takes the reader through simple stages, building on previously- learned techniques to give a thorough grounding in all the essential skills. A separate section deals with looking after your guitar and explores the wide range of guitars available to the committed player, covering both acoustic and electric models. At each stage of the book the reader is encouraged to learn to play a particular well known rock or pop song, using the knowledge and skills picked up so far. In addition, fascinating box features throughout the book introduce the world’s greatest guitarists, providing inspiration and aspiration for the beginner.
Ideal for adults and children alike, whether you are an absolute beginner or whether you just want to add to your repertoire, this book focuses on the skills you need, giving you the confidence to play and perfect your favourite songs. Whether you want to play classical arpeggios or rock hits like ‘Stairway to Heaven’, this book is a must for anyone who wants to learn the guitar.
Format: 285 x 225mm
Word count: 60,000
Illustrations: 250 colour photos
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