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Guitar World In Deep: How to Play in the Style of Jeff Beck DVD Distributed by Alfred Music Publishing

LOS ANGELES, CA  -  Thursday, December 15, 2011
Alfred Music Publishing, the world leader in educational print music publishing and educational resources since 1922, now distributes Guitar World In Deep: How to Play in the Style of Jeff Beck, an instructional performance DVD revealing the inventive solo work of the highly esteemed guitarist, taught by performer, instructor, and Guitar World editor, Andy Aledort.

Guitar World In Deep: How to Play in the Style of Jeff Beck teaches the scales, lead lines, and performance techniques used by Jeff Beck in his groundbreaking solo work. Geared for advancing guitarists, the instructional DVD topics include a look at Beck’s particular guitar gear and setup, bridge settings, melodic use of the tremolo bar, vibrato methods, volume swells, and much more. Helpful demonstrations with backing tracks, in addition to insightful performance notes throughout the DVD, provide a deeper understanding into the performance execution and style made famous by the widely acclaimed guitarist. A performance lesson of the immortal song “Sleep Walk,” as performed by Jeff Beck, is also included.

To view the trailer for Guitar World In Deep: How to Play in the Style of Jeff Beck, click here: http://youtu.be/7lJTtK8Io4E

Ranked 14th in Rolling Stone's list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time,” Jeff Beck is arguable one of the most influential lead guitarists in rock music history and is affectionately regarded as a guitarist's guitarist. Beck is a six-time recipient of the Grammy® Award for “Best Rock Instrumental Performance,” in addition to an award in the category for “Best Pop Instrumental Performance.” The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducted Beck twice: as a member of The Yardbirds (1992) and as a solo artist (2009).

Guitar World In Deep: How to Play in the Style of Jeff Beck DVD (56-39024) is now available for $14.99 at music retail stores and at alfred.com/guitarworld.