Interactive Guitar is a multimedia-based instructional program for beginners to advanced students. First you plug your guitar into your PC soundcard using the included 1/4-inch to 1/8-inch adapter. The program shows you how to properly tune your guitar using the virtual tuner . Then you learn about picking styles and notes. After you have that completed you progress to chords, learn about the 12-bar blues, as well as runs and phrases and turnarounds.
Computer-based guitar instruction for beginner to advanced players
Compare playing to original examples with Comp-U-Pare technology
Practice with MIDI Machine, then join the "live" PlayPro band
Manufacturer: Topics Entertainment
Brand: Topics Entertainment
Instant Play Piano on CD-ROM puts you in tune with fast, flexible, PC-based piano instruction on four progressive software discs. Play Piano offers up a user-friendly overview of piano basics, from fundamental technique to music theory and notation, designed for complete novices. Build on your foundation with Play Piano 2, providing interactive practice tools and tutorials to take your playing to the next level. Augment your piano repertoire with the rich assortment of solo piecesâ€”including works by Beethoven and Bach--featured in Enjoy Playing Piano. Finally, Virtuoso Piano Trainer uses a modern CD-ROM approach to virtuoso skill-building with an interactive nod to classical exercises, scales, and tempo control. From clefs to chords; Chopin to Schubert: Instant Play Piano on CD-ROM sets the tone for results-oriented piano fluency.
O-Generator is a funky, simple, yet sophisticated music app that allows students to Learn, Create, Play Along With and Record Music. Aimed at 10 to 15-year-olds, O-Generator uses Popular music and World Music to engage and teach key music concepts. O-Generator is a 4/4 bar of music turned into a circle. It is broken up into 16ths. Each of the concentric circles is a musical instrument; drums, bass guitar, piano, saxophone and so on. The play head sweeps 360 degrees, illuminating notes and beats for each instrument. Create your music and develop it over multiple bars at your will. See and hear your music as you work! O-Generator has 3 types of lessons, Compose, Play and Group Lessons. A Step-by-step audio tutor guides users through each lesson.System Requirements:Supported OS:Â Direct to Account SubscriptionÂ Web Browser
Featuring hundreds of photos, recordings, music scores, videos, and a fully integrated testing system, Focus on Sound introduces the sound of musical instruments and voices, and educates students on musical terms. The Instruments section introduces the sound of musical instruments, voices and groups from all over the world, while Sound Words covers harmony, rhythm, structure, melody, instrumental techniques, technology and music theory. Written by music education software specialist Dr. Simon Foxall, Focus on Sound will provides a complete musical foundation.
This Greatest Hits compilation presents 50 of the top-ranked video lessons from TrueFireâ€™s popular 50 Licks You MUST Know series. A wide variety of styles are covered by the featured 26 top educators who perform the licks over a backing track and then break them down note-by-note, technique-by-technique. All of the lessons are tabbed and notated, include Guitar Pro files, and come with the backing tracks used in the lesson. All in all, this Greatest Hits collection delivers an essential and very versatile vocabulary for any guitar player. Styles Covered: Blues Blues Rock Jump Blues Texas Blues Modern Blues R&B Jazz Jazz Rock Acoustic Rock Hard Rock Metal Shred Country Rockabilly Funk Bass Other Educators Jason Loughlin Angus Clark Adam Levy Tony Smotherman Corey Congilio ...
This new ear training and music making method was created by a master educator and respected pioneer in electronic music and multi-media performance. Geared toward younger users, Morton Subotnick presents an experimental approach for learning, creating and performing music.System Requirements:Supported OS:Â Web Browser
A newly updated and enhanced version of the well-loved original Groovy Music software, Groovy Music Online Edition letâ€™s users of all ages explore music making in a natural and intuitive way.System Requirements:Supported OS:Â Web Browser
This Greatest Hits compilation presents top-ranked video guitar lessons from TrueFire's top guitar educators. All of the lessons are tabbed and notated, include Guitar Pro files, and come with the backing tracks used in the lesson. All in all, this Greatest Hits collection delivers essential and very versatile vocabulary, techniques and insight for any guitar player.System Requirements:Supported OS:Â Windows 7Â Windows VistaÂ Windows XPÂ Mac OS X 10.8 Mountain LionÂ Mac OS X 10.7 LionÂ Mac OS X 10.6 Snow Leopard
Manufacturer: TrueFire, Inc.
About The Beginnerâ€™s Guide to Guitar:â€¨Keep one hand on the mouse and place the palm of the other directly on your monitor screen. TrueFire's new palmistry technology will reveal your inner-most feelings and reveal your future... You have always wanted to play guitar. There is song inside of you. Yet, everything you've tried in the past has failed miserably and left you frustrated, angry and despondent. Your fingers hurt. Your hands cramped. You couldn't even learn to tune the guitar properly. They laughed at you. You must not be musically inclined. Your hands must be too small. You must be too uncoordinated. But wait... a vision is forming. It's YOU strumming your heart out. It's YOU playing your favorite songs. They aren't laughing any more. They're singing with you... Every year, millions of people try to learn how to play acoustic or electric guitar only to fail with a lingering false belief that somehow it was an inadequacy of their own at fault. They did not fail -- their chosen course of study failed them. Susan has taught hundreds of thousands of people to play acoustic and electric guitar with her modern approach and you can bet your bottom dollar that she will not fail you here with this interactive video version of her highly acclaimed learning system. Whether you wish to learn acoustic or electric guitar, Susan's engaging curriculum coupled with TrueFire's interactive video format accelerates the learning process and making your practice sessions s...