The perfect continuation of "Beginning Fingerstyle Guitar" (AP188), this book is great for fingerstyle guitarists who know the basics and are ready to take the next step. Topics include alternate tunings, modes, fingerpicking patterns, barre chords, diatonic harmony, special techniques, bass lines and an exploration of styles ranging from Celtic and Country Blues to Contemporary "New Age" styles. Also included is an essential chapter on arranging with a clever step-by-step approach.The book is loaded with: examples in standard music notation and TAB; tons of fingerpicking patterns; plenty of complete songs in a variety of styles for you to learn; lessons on alternate tunings; lessons on every imaginable fingerstyle technique; techniques adn theory for making your fingerstyle arrangements. ©1997, 95 pages. Book & CD.