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The Advancing Guitarist






Product Code: TAG
Author: Mick Goodrick
Publisher: Hal Leonard
ISBN-13: 9780881885897
ISBN-10: 0-88188-589-4
Publisher SKU: 603009
UPC-A: 073999030099
Instrumentation: Guitar
120 Pages

by Mick Goodrick

Veteran musician and educator Mick Goodrick presents practical information for guitarists who want to improve their playing technique and style and simply become better musicians. Rather than a step-by-step method book, the information is presented in a general essay format, discussing ways that the various techniques covered may be applied by the advancing guitarist to enhance his/her own style of playing, some of the areas discussed include:

- Basic Fingerboard Mechanics
- Modes, Scales and Chords
- Contemporary Harmony
- Harmonica and Overtone Influences
- Being Self-Critical
- Improvising Short Pieces
- Different Playing Situations