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Classical Guitar For Dummies

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$24.99
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MLB1632
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Product Overview

Want to be a classical guitarist, but never had a lesson? No problem , this hands-on guide teaches you all the fundamental techniques you need to play scales, melodies, and full-length pieces in the classical style. You get plenty of practice exercises to stretch your skills, selections from the classical repertoire, and a bonus audio CD that helps you play along with the music pieces from the book!
  • Get acquainted with your guitar , familiarize yourself with the unique make-up and parts of a classical guitar
  • Start making some music , play melodies on individual strings, move on to arpeggios, and get your fingers in shape with scales
  • Ramp up your technique , play barres, slurs, and trills; handle harmonics; master right-hand tremolo; and venture up the neck to play in the higher positions
  • Build your classical repertoire , from Renaissance and Baroque to Classical, Romantic, and Modern, play pieces from the major eras in classical music
  • Practice makes perfect , improve your performance with expert guidance through each exercise and piece in the book Open the book and find:
  • Tips and techniques for playing beautiful pieces
  • How to read music notation and tablature
  • Basic finger and thumb strokes
  • Right- and left-hand techniques
  • Musical examples, charts, and photos
  • Music pieces from the guitar greats
  • The best ways to care for your guitar
  • A step-by-step tutorial on changing your strings. ©2009, Book & CD.
  • ISBN

    9780470464700