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Learning to play guitar : chords, scales, and solos / Colin McAllister.

McAllister, Colin. (Author). Teaching Company. (Added Author).
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  • 3 of 3 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.

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Monticello-Union Twp PL - Monticello DVD 781 LEARNING (Text) 37743002264580 Adult Video DVD Nonfiction Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library DVD GRE (Text) 70621000217634 DVD Available -
Perry Co PL - Tell City Main Library DVD GRE Course Book (Text) 70621000217635 DVD Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9781629973968
  • Physical Description: 4 videodiscs (approximately 720 min.) : sound, color ; 4 3/4 in. + 1 guide (iv, 244 pages ; 19 cm.)
  • Publisher: Chantilly, Va. : Teaching Company, [2017]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Twenty-four 30 minute lectures on four discs.
Course guidebook includes lecture outlines, notes and bibliography (CATALOGED SEPERATELY.)
Formatted Contents Note:
Disc 1. Lecture 1 -- Guitar basics: play a song in 60 seconds Lecture 2 -- Tuning up, reading music, and dexterity Lecture 3 -- Classical guitar position and posture Lecture 4 -- Learning how to practice the guitar Lecture 5 -- Playing fingerstyle guitar Lecture 6 -- Playing rhythm guitar Disc 2. Lecture 7 -- Pentatonic scale Lecture 8 -- Blues scale and lateral stretching Lecture 9 -- Planning for control and accuracy Lecture 10 -- Guitar tremolo ; gaining speed Lecture 11 -- Legato and power chords Lecture 12 -- Travis picking for folk, country, and rock Disc 3. Lecture 13 -- Hammer-ons and pull-offs Lecture 14 -- Finger independence and chord theory Lecture 15 -- Crosspicking and bass lines Lecture 16 -- Piano-style guitar and fingernail care Lecture 17 -- Syncopated strumming and movable scales Lecture 18 -- A new pentatonic scale and the capo Disc 4. Lecture 19 -- Barre chords: movable chords Lecture 20 -- Flamenco technique: rasgueado Lecture 21 -- Playing with natural harmonics Lecture 22 -- Jazz harmony and dorian mode Lecture 23 -- DADGAD tuning and lydian mode Lecture 24 -- Taking the guitar to the next level.
Participant or Performer Note:
Lecturer: Dr. Colin McAllister, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs.
Summary, etc.:
Learn how to read music and play the guitar from a master of the instrument.
System Details Note:
DVD.
Subject: Guitar > Instruction and study.
Genre: Instructional films.

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