Do you wish you could play your favorite blues music on guitar? Even if you don’t read music, it’s not difficult with Blues Guitar for Dummies. With this hands-on guide, you’ll pick up the fundamentals instantly and start jamming like your favorite blues artists! Blues Guitar for Dummies covers all aspects of blues guitar, showing you how to play scales, chords, progressions, riffs, solos, and more! It’s packed with musical examples, chords charts, and photos that let you explore the genre and play the songs of the great blues musicians. This accessible guide will give you the skills you need to: Choose the right guitar, equipment, and strings Hold, tune, and get situated with your guitar Play barre chords and strum to the rhythm Recognize the structure of a blues song Tackle musical riffs Master melodies and solos Make your guitar sing, cry, and wail Jam to any type of blues In addition to this must-have book, a bonus CD is included so that you can listen to famous songs, practice your riffs and chords, and develop your style as a blues musician. It also features a quick guide to musical notation and suggestions on albums, artists, and guitars for further enjoyment. With Blues Guitar for Dummies, you can re-create the masterpieces of the blues legend without the expensive lessons!
The fun and easy way to play blues on the harmonica Blues harmonica is the most popular and influential style of harmonica playing, and it forms the basis for playing harmonica in other styles such as rock and country. Blues Harmonica for Dummies gives you a wealth of content devoted to the blues approach—specific techniques and applications, including bending and making your notes sound richer and fuller with tongue-blocked enhancements; use of amplification to develop a blues sound; blues licks and riffs; constructing a blues harmonica solo; accompanying singers; historical development of blues styles; and important blues players and recordings. The accompanying audio CD features all the musical examples from the book, plus play-along exercises and songs that let you hear the sound you're striving for. In-depth coverage of major blues harmonica techniques Blues song forms, improvisation, and accompanying singers Information on blues history and personalities If you're intrigued by the idea of understanding and mastering the compelling (yet mysterious) art of playing blues on the harmonica, Blues Harmonica For Dummies has you covered. CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase
CD: 01. Here Comes Santa Claus02. Do You Hear What I Hear? 03. Winter Wonderland 04. Hark The Herald Angels Sing 05. I'll Be Home For Christmas06. Little Drummer Boy 07. The Christmas Blues 08. O' Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)09. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas 10. Must Be Santa 11. Silver Bells 12. The First Noel 13. Christmas Island 14. The Christmas Song 15. O' Little Town Of Bethlehem
Bonus DVD содержит: 01. Always Gonna Love You 02. Still Got The Blues 03. Empty Rooms 04. Parisienne Walkways (Live) 05. Separate Ways 06. Story Of The Blues 07. Midnight Blues (Live) 08. Jumpin' At Shadows 09. The Loner10. Still Got The Blues (Live) + Extra Features: Interview 1994Discussing Ballads & Blues Previously Unreleased Picture Format: NTSC 4x3 Format: DVD-5Time: 73 mins. Color Mode: Color Region Code: 0 (All)Language And Audio Content: English / PCM Stereo Subtitles: No