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Alfred Music Publishing Presents The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Bluegrass Banjo

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Tuesday, December 07, 2010

Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922, is proud to expand the popular, best-selling Complete Idiot’s Guide® series by introducing The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Bluegrass Banjo Favorites, a simple way to master your favorite bluegrass songs on banjo.

Ideal for anyone who is curious and interested in learning, the Complete Idiot’s Guide series unveils the simple secrets to conquering almost any topic. Newly released, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Bluegrass Banjo Favorites will have music makers picking and rolling through their favorite bluegrass tunes in no time! Virtuoso bluegrass multi-instrumentalist, Dennis Caplinger starts with all the basics and systematically uses the classic bluegrass repertoire to teach you everything you need to know in order to play bluegrass-style banjo. All songs and music examples are arranged in full music notation and TAB, including chord diagrams and all are demonstrated on the included enhanced CDs.

Using Alfred’s exclusive Tone ‘N’ Tempo software on the included CDs, this fun and educational book provides customized learning by allowing the user to easily loop sections for practice, slow tracks down or speed them up without changing the pitch, and even change keys! The CDs can also be played in a conventional CD player.

The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Bluegrass Banjo Favorites is now available in a book and two CD format for $24.99. Pick up your copy at a local music retail store, or buy them today at alfred.com/cig.

Also Available from The Complete Idiot’s Guide Series:
The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Bluegrass Mandolin Favorites, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Rock Hits for Ukulele, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Acoustic Guitar Hits, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to the Music Business, The Complete Idiot’s Guide Music Dictionary, The Complete Idiot’s Guide to Teaching Music on Your Own, and many more. Visit alfred.com/cig to see the entire series available from Alfred Music Publishing.