From Afro-Cuban to Rock demonstrates the implementation of the rhythms of Cuba into non-traditional settings. This DVD showcases the Santana rhythm section, starring Raul Rekow and Karl Perazzo on congas, timbales, and other percussion instruments. Joining them are Billy Johnson and Myron Dove, from the Santana band, on drums and bass along with keyboard player Rebeca Mauleon. The band applies traditional rhythms such as Guajira, Guaguanco, Palo, Cha-Cha, Rumba Columbia, and Afro-Cuban 6/8 to actual musical arrangements, and provides instruction for each on various percussion instruments. Beginner to advanced level.
This classic guitar DVD anthology has performances by some of the worlds best players. Pieces and performances include Carlos Barbosa Lima: Mi Bossa Blue and Embers, Castellani-Andraccio Duo: Sonata in D Minor, Nikita Koshkin: Cambridge Suite, Ronn McFarlane, Jorge Morel, Newman Oltman Duo: Prelude, Judicael Perroy: BWV 997, Andrew York: Marleys Ghost, Fabio Zanon: Appassionata, and more.
Alfred's Teach Yourself to Play Piano ** Everything You Need to Know to Start Playing Now! ** By Morton Manus, Willard A. Palmer, and Thomas Palmer ** Item: 00-11763 ** UPC: 038081124612 ** ISBN 10: 0882846744 ** ISBN 13: 9780882846743 ** Series: Teach Yourself Series ** Category: Keyboard/Piano ** Format: Book & Enhanced CD ** Instrument: Keyboard/Piano ** Learn to play the piano and open up a brand new world of musical knowledge with this exciting method from Alfred. Beginners of all ages can start their journey to a lifetime of musical enjoyment. Beginning with the fundamentals, you will learn about how to sit at the piano, fingerings, the keyboard's layout, and getting acquainted with standard musical notation. You will then move right along to playing different notes, scales, chords and songs, lesson by lesson, key by key, all while continuing to increase your ever-growing knowledge of reading and understanding standard musical notation. You will learn to play in an array of musical styles, including Pop, Blues, Classical, Folk, Hymns Spirituals, and Ragtime. ** Be your own teacher, and let Alfred be your resource every step of the way.
Featuring 15 of New York City's hottest session and club percussionists laying down solos for congas, bongos and timbales over five songs that span the Latin music genre. Perfect for any level percussionist this DVD features beginner, intermediate and advanced solos.
You Can Teach Yourself Mandolin is written as a teach- yourself text with play-along examples and tunes on the companion recording. In the author's words "It is aimed at helping you get started immediately on your way to mandolinhood by giving you the bas
Mel Bay Jimmy Bruno & Jack Wilkins: Live from the Theatre at Washington Virginia
The artistry of Jimmy Bruno and Jack Wilkins is extraordinary. Here is an opportunity to enjoy their music, as performed on handmade Benedetto guitars, in a warm, intimate setting. It doesn't get any better than this... the music is so superb that it soun
From the makers of the best-selling Guitar Method tutorial software! The eMedia Rock Guitar Method CD-ROM makes learning quick and easy with over 100 audio and video-enhanced guitar lessons. Our revolutionary teaching style has you playing songs, chords and riffs within minutes - no previous experience required. The gear tips will help keep you playing all night long! Instructor Charles McCrone, a graduate of the cutting-edge Guitar Institute of Technology, with over 25 years of playing and teaching experience, takes you through all of the techniques needed to play rock, punk and metal. These include movable power chords, barre chords, effects pedals, yanks, hammer-ons, pull-offs, palm muting, distorted riffs, the blues scale, using feedback, the whammy bar and more. Features many hit songs including: “Paranoid” - Black Sabbath “Tired of Waiting for You” - made famous by Green Day “Lake of Fire” - made famous by Nirvana “You Really Got Me” - made famous by Van Halen Learn to play Rock Guitar in the style of AC/DC, Rage Against The Machine, Led Zeppelin, Hoobastank, Blink 182 and many more!
With this clear, easy, hands-on lesson you'll be picking and singing along with Happy Traum within minutes. He starts with the basics -- the parts of the banjo, how to hold and tune it -- and quickly moves on to teach two-chord melodies to country and folk tunes in traditional banjo style. You'll learn right-hand picking patterns, hammer-ons, slides, pull-offs and other essential skills to use in hundreds of songs, including the favorites taught here: "My Home's Across The Smoky Mountains," "Handsome Molly," "Cumberland Gap," "Jesse James," "Black-Eyed Susie," "Banks Of The Ohio."
Platform: WINDOWS 98/ME/2000/XP Publisher: TOPICS Packaging: MINI RETAIL BOX Hit the right note for the rapid flexible computer-based instruction with Instant Play Electric Guitar Express the 2 CD-Rom software suite ready to take you from rudimentary rhythm to rockin' out! First Lessons for Electric Guitar offers a comprehensive beginner's guide to rhythm and lead guitar covering everything from instrument tuning and amp set-up to finger positioning and basic technique. then use a modern CD-ROM approach to arrange your own chord progressions for favorite songs withChord Miner 100 the comprehensive chord catalog and interactive software tools for novices and proficient guitarists alike. From tuning your guitar to taking a solo get into the groove of results-oriented electric guitar proficiency with Instant Play Electric Guitar Express on CD-ROMSystem Requirements:Windows 98 or higher Pentium IBM - compatible PC 233 MHz or faster 64MB of RAM 60 MB HD 16-bit color screen 800-600 resolution ot higher 16-bit Sound Blaster - compatible sound card