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Delta Blues Guitar - Book
Book of the Month 2003-03
The second volume in Stefan's classic series. Feature music by Charley Patton, Son House, Willie Brown, Tommy Johnson, Ichman Bracey, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Robert Johnson, Skip James and others.
RefNr: OK64683
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Open Tuning Chord Book
This book presents a comprehensive guide to chords and scales in the popular G,D,E,A, and D minor tunings.
RefNr: MB98286
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Country Blues Guitar - Book
Book of the Month 2003-03
The first volume in Stefan's classic series on traditional blues guitar, with a particular emphasis on Mississippi John Hurt.
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Delta Blues Guitar - Book
Book of the Month 2003-03
The second volume in Stefan's classic series. Feature music by Charley Patton, Son House, Willie Brown, Tommy Johnson, Ichman Bracey, Mississippi Fred McDowell, Robert Johnson, Skip James and others.
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Open Tuning Chord Book
This book presents a comprehensive guide to chords and scales in the popular G,D,E,A, and D minor tunings.
RefNr: MB98286
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Country Blues Guitar - Book
Book of the Month 2003-03
The first volume in Stefan's classic series on traditional blues guitar, with a particular emphasis on Mississippi John Hurt.
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John Renbourn Fingerstyle Guitar
Book of the Month 2002-10
Folk, Blues & Beyond; Celtic Melodies & Open Tunings; & The Jazz Tinge
RefNr: SG98511BCD
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Alternate Tuning Chord Dictionary
A Complete Reference to Over 7,000 Chords.
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The Complete Book Of Alternate Tunings
Book of the Month 2002-11
Includes hundreds of guitar tunings in all styles, from folk to celtic to rock. Covers artists such as Hedges, Kottke, Sonic Youth, Cooder, CS&N, Pearl Jam, and more.
RefNr: AC72648
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Open Tunings
Open tunings offer guitarists an opportunity for a fresh new view of the instrument and an expansion of their creative options. Chords, Tuning Charts and Scales
RefNr: MB20042
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Alternative Tuning Picture Chords
A comprehensive encyclopaedia of chords in non-standard tunings covering all styles of music from folk to rock.
RefNr: AC72656
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The Guitar Book of Pierre Bensusan
This publication, for advanced fingerstyle guitar players, is the first book in the United States of Bensusan's arrangements.
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Beginning Open Tunings
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Complete Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar
The ancient Celtic repertoire offers the fingerstyle guitarist a tantalizingly wide range of moods and emotions from sad laments to lyrical ballads to vibrant dance rhythms.
RefNr: MB95217BCD
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Laurence Juber -- The Guitarist Anthology Vol. 2
This new anthology contains 16 of LJ's most popular solo guitar pieces, in DADGAD, CGDGAD, and standard tuning.
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Scottish Traditional Music for Guitar
This tutorial collection contains 32 tunes for fingerstyle guitar--12 in open G and 20 in DADGAD tuning.
RefNr: MB99357
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Alternate Tunings Guitar Collection
Join some of today's greatest guitar players and explore the new world outside of standard tuning!
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Deluxe Anthology of O'Carolan Music for Fingerstyle Guitar
Presenting 45 melodies composed by the blind Irish bard and harpist Turlough O'Carolan arranged by such guitar greats as Dave Evans, Davey Graham, El McMeen, Duck Baker and many others.
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Delta Blues Guitar
The Mississippi Delta of the 1920s-1940s was a treasure chest of powerful blues performances. For the intermediate guitarist.
RefNr: SG99467BCD
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Way to Blue
an Introduction to Nick Drake
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Open Tuning Chord Chart
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Open Guitar Tunings
The book that illustrates over 75 different tunings in easy-to-read diagrams.
RefNr: CP130
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Country Blues Guitar InOpen Tunings
From the alternating bass styles of Furry Lewis and Mississippi John Hurt to the evocative and haunting sounds of Skip James to the ragtime blues of Blind Blake.
RefNr: SG99466BCD
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Fretboard Roadmaps - Alternate Guitar Tunings
A thorough guide to the most widely used tunings! Tunes and exercises that illustrate each technique are written in tab and music and played on the CD featuring 50 demo tracks. These essential fretboard patterns are roadmaps that all guitarists need to know and use to play in alternate tunings.
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The Alternate Tunings Guide For Guitar
Mark Hanson. Introduces eight of the most commonly used guitar tunings. Designed to fit into your instrument case.
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Albert Collins - Vital Blues Guitar
14 of his best transcribed note-for-note off the original recordings, complete with bio, photos, and performance notes.
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Dadgad Guitar Solos
Arrangements and recordings by Laurence Juber, Al Petteway, and Doug Smith.
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Windham Hill Guitar Sampler
A collection of 18 modern guitar works from top artists on the Windham Hill label,
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Mastering Alternate Tunings
A Revolutionary System of Fretboard Navigation for Fingerstyle Guitarists. By Danny Heines.
RefNr: HL695787
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Open Tunings for Blues Guitar
Open tunings have played an important role in the genesis of blues guitar since the early 1900s. This book/CD pack is solely devoted to providing you with a complete overview of the techniques and styles popularized by the greatest bluesmen of all time.
RefNr: HL695412
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Gig Bag Book Of Alternate Tunings For All Guitarists
Format: reference book. With standard notation, guitar tablature, chord names, guitar chord diagrams and introductory text.
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Open Tuning Chord Book for Guitar [Paperback]
Provides an introduction to the two most popular open tunings with 312 chords for open D and open G Guitar by Brendan Gallagher. Includes useful tips on tuning and string set up. Features music scores for four songs using open tuning chord shapes. Includes a glossary of favourite chords and recommended listening.
RefNr: 1849382026
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DADGAD Music
Compositions from Spices and Wu Wei
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The Roots Of Robert Johnson
Book of the Month 2002-08
The playing of the legendary Delta bluesman, Robert Johnson was firmly rooted in the blues of the 1920s.
RefNr: MB95074BCD
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Martin Simpson Teaches Alternate Tunings
This virtuoso performer's systematic approach shows how important tunings like open G, D and C, DADGAD and suspended 4th modal tunings relate to one another and to standard tuning.
RefNr: AP20404
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The Guitarist Anthology Vol. 1 (Book/CD)
RefNr: APSAIR001
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Fingerpicking Blues Guitar Instrumentals
A challenging set of three lessons featuring six blues instrumentals for the intermediate to advance guitarist.
RefNr: SG99806BCD
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Alternate Tunings Guitar Essentials
Unlock the secrets of playing and composing in alternate tunings with this unique, comprehensive book/CD pack!
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Fingerpicking Delights in Open Tunings Book/3-CD Set
This book is a collection of seven pieces written with the fingerpicking guitarist in mind. Each piece makes use of an open tuning n either DGDGBD or DGDGBbD n and is presented in both standard notation and tablature. Includes an extensive 3-CD set of instructional and performance-based recordings.
RefNr: SG22213BCD
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Slide Guitar and Open Tunings with CD (Audio)
Slide Guitar and Open Tunings with CD (Audio)
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The Tao of Tunings
A Map to the World of Alternate Tunings. Expand your guitar universe with the infinite possibilities of alternate tunings! From Leo Kottke and Michael Hedges to John Lee Hooker and Jimmy Page, alternate tunings have inspired some of the most creative and unique guitar sounds in the history of the instrument.
RefNr: HL696012
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Days of the New
This breakthrough act is a real guitarist's band that uses lots of open tunings.
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Ramble to Cashel - Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar Solos
Contains Irish and Scottish music adapted to fingerstyle guitar by renowned players such as Martin Simpson, Steve Baughman, Pierre Bensusan, Duck Baker, Tom Long, Pat Kirtley, and El McMeen.
RefNr: MB97241BCD
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Blarney Pilgrim - Celtic Fingerstyle Guitar Solos
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An Open Tunings Christmas for Guitar Book/Cd Set
for guitar
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Steve Baughman's Celtic Guitar Method
with Transcriptions from A Drop of the Pure
RefNr: 078662955X
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Pierre Bensusan
The Intuite Guitar Book
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Pierre Bensusan Presents Dadgad Guitar Book (CD Set)
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Mel Bay Presents Fingerstyle Guitar Solos in Open Tunings
RefNr: 0871668971
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Alternate Tunings Guitar Collection
Number 7 in a Series (Acoustic Guitar (String Letter))
RefNr: HL699239
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Ani DiFranco - Up Up Up Up Up Up
With guitar tablature, standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, guitar chord diagrams, introductory text and black & white photos.
RefNr: HL690380
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Celtic Favorites for Open-Tuned Guitar
16 Celtic classics arranged for solo fingerstyle guitar
RefNr: CL2500372
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Fast Forward Alternative Guitar Tunings
Transform your playing with Alternative Tunings. Discover how artists like Joni Mitchell, Robert Johnson, James Taylor and Keith Richards get their unique sounds.
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Progressive Open Tuning For Fingerpicking
This book and CD covers the most popular open tunings used in traditional and contemporary guitar styles including Open G, Open D, Open E and Open C tuning.
RefNr: CP-69324
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The Irish DADGAD Guitar Book (CD Edition)
Discover the quintessential Irish tonalities and hamonies of the DADGAD tuning system, and how to apply the tuning to all your solo and session playing.
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Alternate Tunings For Guitar
Create a variety of new chord & note voicings, emulate the feel of other instruments, make slide guitar easier, and just plain blaze new trails with alternate tunings!
RefNr: CL2500521
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Open tunings for solo Guitar
Dorian Michael provides 14 folk songs in nine tunings to help guitarists become comfortable with changing tunings to expand their range.
RefNr: CP224
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Arranging for Open Guitar Tunings
This book/CD pack teaches intermediate-level guitarists how to choose an appropriate tuning for a song, develop an arrangement
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Art of Dropped D Guitar
Instead of approaching Dropped D tuning via the route of "Standard" tuning, El went directly from CGDGAD tuning, and has succeeded in finding in Dropped D tuning musical qualities that are very unusua
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