Tony MacAlpine is a standout on the prog metal/rock scene. Here he presents techniques to achieve the versatility and dynamic range that dominates his style. He teaches how to hone your skills through live performances and step-by-step demos, and speed picking using his "ecomony of motion" technique to create powerful riffs. He also covers using slapping, hammer-ons and pull-offs to create intense new sounds. By the end of this DVD, you'll see why Tony is one of the most outstanding guitarists in instrumental rock today. 53 minutes. ©2009, DVD.