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  • Complete Works of Scott Joplin



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    Fifty-two piano rags, waltzes and marches transcribed for solo guitar. Titles are: 'The Entertainer', 'The Heliotrope Bouquet', 'Eugenia', 'Bethena', 'The Pine Apple Rag', 'The Weeping Willow', 'The Sunflower Slow Drag', 'Solace', 'Elite Syncopations', 'The Chrysanthemum', 'The Maple Leaf Rag', 'Sugar Cane', 'The Peacherine Rag', 'The Cascades',...

    SKU: AM3028
    £21.95
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  • The Christmas Book



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    This book offers solo fingerstyle guitar arrangements of thirty-five Christmas melodies from around the world. To eliminate page turns, the settings are presented in separate standard notation and tablature versions. A few of these popular carols are written in drop-D tuning. All are tastefully set in guitar-friendly keys with minimal fingering ...

    SKU: AM3034
    £7.95
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  • Great Songs for Fingerstyle Guitar

    Contains twenty-one songs for fingerstyle guitar. Titles are: 'All The Things You Are', 'Dust In The Wind', 'Every Breath You Take', 'Fly Me To The Moon (In Other Words)', 'Georgia On My Mind', 'I Just Called To Say I Love You', 'Imagine', 'Just The Way You Are', 'Love Me Tender', 'My Funny Valentine', 'My Heart Will Go On (Love Theme From 'Tita...

    SKU: AM3035
    £9.95
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  • Best of Wes Montgomery

    Explore the music of one of the greatest jazz guitarists of all time! This in-depth book/CD set features a step-by-step breakdown of Wes Montgomery's guitar style and techniques and will guide you through 12 of his best-known tracks. Titles are: 'Besame Mucho (Kiss Me Much)', 'Cariba', 'Four On Six', 'Fried Pies', 'I've Grown Accustomed To Her F...

    SKU: AM3040
    £19.49
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  • Essential Jazz Lines in the Style of: Joe Pass



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    This book/CD set presents hundreds of improvised melodic lines played by Joe Pass. Each of the melodic lines are grouped in the harmonic situation in which they were originally played (i.e. all minor lines are presented together and all dominant seventh lines are presented together, etc). The companion play along CD has a 'live' rhythm section p...

    SKU: AM3042
    £12.95
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  • Essential Ear Training for the Contemporary Musician

    The Ear Training curriculum of Berklee College of Music is known and respected throughout the world. Now, for the first time, this unique method has been captured in one comprehensive book by the chair of the Ear Training Department. This method teaches musicians to hear the music they are seeing, notate the music they have composed or arranged,...

    SKU: AM3049
    £14.49
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  • Intermediate Jazz Improvisation

    This book is for the aspiring player on any instrument to broaden his or her soloing ability. Three interactive CD's contain exercises and chord patterns of tunes played over several rhythm section tracks from the Jamey Aebersold Play-Along Series.

    SKU: AM3050
    £27.49
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  • Basic Blues Guitar



    Play rhythm guitar in the style of Stevie Ray Vaughan, B.B. King, Chuck Berry, T-Bone Walker, Albert King, Freddie Green, and many more! The CD includes 40 full-demo tracks and the instruction covers all styles of blues and the essential chords, patterns and riffs.

    SKU: AM3057
    £9.95
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  • Acoustic Guitar: Slide Basics



    If you have always wanted to explore the haunting sounds of acoustic slide guitar, or are looking to brush up on your bottleneck basics, this easy-to-follow, step-by-step CD lesson book will have you well on your way to mastering one of the great styles of American roots music. David Hamburger introduces you to the essentials of acoustic slide g...

    SKU: AM3058
    £12.95
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  • Building Jazz Bass Lines



    In this book/CD set, bass legend Ron Carter illustrates step by step the basic concepts of creating bass lines; constructing lines using non-harmonic tones and diverse rhythms; playing in fast tempos; and developing tone and pitch. Includes a play-along CD with an all-star rhythm section and isolated bass parts, so players can listen to Ron play...

    SKU: AM3061
    £13.95
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  • The Beauty of the 'Burst: Gibson Sunburst Les Pauls from '58 to '60



    Finally, the long-awaited English edition of this historic Japanese book is here! 'The Beauty of the 'Burst' pays tribute to Gibson's magnificent Sunburst Les Pauls made between 1958 and 1960, the most highly prized solid body electric guitars ever. The magnitude of their value is directly related to their look (outrageous wood patterns, or 'fig...

    SKU: AM3063
    £19.95
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  • The Working Bassist's Toolkit

    The ultimate creative and practical guide for today's gigging bassist. This book teaches electric and acoustic bassists of all styles and levels the essential skills for 'going pro', plus tips for tackling any gig and techniques for achieving a competitive edge. The book discusses key topics in a straightforward style and provides musical exampl...

    SKU: AM3067
    £17.95
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