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  • All-Time Favorite Fingerpicking Guitar Tunes



    Acoustic fingerstyle guitarist Richard Gilewitz demonstrates and teaches, by rote method, a selection of popular tunes chosen for their common nature involving folk, blues or ragtime themes. Features 'Freight Train', 'Alice's Restaurant', 'In Christ There is No East or West', 'Scarborough Fair', 'The Last Steam Engine' and 'St. Louis Blues'.

    SKU: DVD254
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  • Live at the Smithsonian Jazz Café



    Filmed at the Smithsonian Jazz Café, Randy Johnston makes the classics soar with his performances of 'Body and Soul,' 'Here's That Rainy Day' and 'If Ever I Would Leave You.' The jazz times never stop on this classic 12 track DVD. On March 18th, 2005, with his latest CD approaching the pinnacle of the jazz chart, Randy Johnston captured the ener...

    SKU: DVD329
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  • Playing in the Pocket



    This DVD is compiled from all of the DVDs originally included in the previously published 'In the Pocket' series of jazz guitar chart/DVD sets. These lessons focus on many aspects of rhythm guitar playing. Starting with four-to-the-bar comping (ala Freddie Green/big band rhythm playing) and ending with more modern concepts such as quartal harmon...

    SKU: DVD330
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  • Make the Tune Your Best Friend



    'Make the Tune Your Best Friend' is a fresh musical approach to jazz improvisation that raises the level of your awareness and provides you with the tools to master this unique language. All aspects of a tune are looked at: Melody, harmony, dynamics, motif development and much more. You will come to believe in yourself and learn to be true to yo...

    SKU: DVD343
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  • Super Jazz Guitar Picking



    Berklee graduate and master teacher Steven Wohlrab shows you step- by-step how to develop monster right-hand chops in the shortest time possible. He takes you through his personal warm-up schedule including his own original practice patterns and his 'Five Minute Exercise.'

    SKU: DVD361
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  • Joe Beck - Solo Jazz Guitar



    Guitar legend Joe Beck lays out his concepts for solo jazz guitar in this educational and performance DVD. Using the tunes Ghost of a Chance, Come Rain or Come Shine, I Got Rhythm, Video Blues and East of the Sun. Joe demonstrates the following concepts: Harmonizing melodies, Voice leading, Contrary Motion, Chord Substitutions, Cadences, Pedal T...

    SKU: DVD362
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  • QwikLicks Blues & Funk Basics



    Corey Christiansen teaches the basics of blues rhythm guitar, blues soloing and funk guitar concepts in this DVD geared toward the beginning/intermediate guitarist. Corey boils these concepts down to their most basic and fundamental parts and explains how to get an authentic sound using some simple tricks of the trade. Be sure to download the fr...

    SKU: DVD363
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  • Gypsy Sounds in Nashville



    Romane is a classically-trained musician who has dedicated his career to the 'classic' gypsy guitar. Inspired by Django Reinhardt, Romane is featured here with a rhythm guitarist and a bassist. Following his performance, Romane presents an extensive gypsy guitar workshop, and a brief personal interview.

    SKU: DVD371
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  • Super Electric Blues Guitar Picking Techniques



    The blues is all about feelings, and the right hand makes the blues guitar sing. Texas blues stylist K. K. Stowe reveals the secrets of electric blues-style picking in this thirty-minute DVD featuring easy-to follow play-along exercises. Essential techniques such as alternate picking, "Sweep" and "Gliss" picking are explained in detail. In the s...

    SKU: DVD378
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  • Brazilian Guitar Virtuoso



    Paulo Bellinati is recognized as one of Brazil's top contemporary guitarists. He offers his audiences a varied program of rhythmically and harmonically sophisticated original pieces plus tasteful arrangements of Brazilian folk melodies. Inspired by Brazil's rich tradition of dance forms and rhythms, Bellinati has applied modern compositional con...

    SKU: DVD386
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  • FAQ - Electric Guitar Care and Setup



    A comprehensive demonstration of how to clean, condition, restring and setup several different electric guitars. Hosted by Luthier and Mel Bay Author, John LeVan from The Guitar Services Workshop. John will cover how to: Adjust the truarod, bridge saddles, string nut, pickups and the intonation, as well cleaning & conditioning. Don't miss John's...

    SKU: DVD397
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  • Electric Guitar Care, Maintenance & Restringing



    Hosted by Luthier and Mel Bay Author, John LeVan from The Guitar Services Workshop. John will cover how to: Clean, Condition, Polish and Restring several different types of electric guitar. Don't miss John's interview with World Famous producer Michael Wagener and guitarist Wolf Hoffmann from the band Accept. These industry professionals will pr...

    SKU: DVD398
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