$24.99
Complete Rock Guitar Method: Intermediate Rock Guitar (2nd Edition)
By Paul Howard
Item: 00-39329
UPC: 038081440392
ISBN 10: 0739089285
ISBN 13: 9780739089286
PRICE: $24.99
Series: Complete Method
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & DVD-ROM
Instrument: Guitar
Level: Intermediate
This book and DVD-ROM is great for guitarists who know the basics and are ready to take the next step. Topics include everything from harmonization with triads, and chord embellishment to composite scales, and improvising with the modes. This revised edition features additional scale fingerings, new examples in the styles of the hottest guitar players on the scene, new audio recordings, and a brand new video demonstrating the examples in the book. The new DVD-ROM features teacher and rock guitar master Jared Meeker, who's entertaining and unique style makes learning fun and easy. If you have completed Beginning Rock Guitar or you are an advanced beginner, Intermediate Rock Guitar will take your playing to the next level.
TITLE COMPOSER
Improvising with the Harmonic Minor Scale
Interval Shapes
Harmonization --- 3rds, 6ths, 4ths, and 5ths
CHAPTER 6 -- TRIADS
Major Triads (in B-flat)
The Composite Scale in G Surrounding the 2nd Inversion Triad
Mixolydian Licks
APPENDIXES
Appendix A---Scales and Modes
Modes in the Numbering System
CHAPTER 7 -- DIATONIC HARMONY
Voice Leading
Examples Using Triads
Chord Embellishments
Diatonic Triads
Interval Names
Vibrato
Bending
CHAPTER 4 -- MAJOR SCALES
Playing Two-Octave Major Scales
Melodic Patterns
Licks Using the Major Scale
Improvising with the Major Scale
Fingerings with Three Notes Per String
CHAPTER 5 -- INTERVALS
Cycle of 5ths
The Major Scale
Key Signatures
Improvising with the Natural Minor Scale
Natural Minor Licks
Harmonic Minor Scale
Harmonic Minor Scale Fingerings
Slides
Minor Scales in the Numbering System
Scales and Modes in Standard Music Notation and Tab
Appendix B---Suggested Songs for Practice
Appendix C---Essential Movable Chord Forms
Minor Triads (in B-flat)
CHAPTER 8 -- THE COMPOSITION SCALE
The Composite Scale in G Surrounding the Root Position Triad
The Composite Scale in G Surrounding the 1st Inversion Triad
Basic Extended and Altered Dominants
More Composite Scale Licks
CHAPTER 9 -- NEW CHORD FORMS & RHYTHM GUITAR
Functional Harmony
Diminished 7th Chords
Rhythmic Notation
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
INTRODUCTION
CHAPTER 1 -- GETTING STARTED
The Guitar Fingerboard
Tuning
Numbering (Spelling)
The Minor Pentatonic Scale
The Five Minor Pentatonic Fingerings
The Entire Minor Pentatonic System
The Five Major Pentatonic Fingerings
The Entire Major Pentatonic System
CHAPTER 3 -- LEFT HAND TECHNIQUES
Hammer-Ons and Pull-Offs
Basic Technique
Music Notation
Reading Tab, Scale, and Chord Diagrams
Roman Numerals
Some Terms and Signs
Pentatonic Scales in the Numbering System
The Major Pentatonic Scale
Diatonic Arpeggios
7th Chords
Diatonic 7th Chords
Transposing
Improvising with the Mixolydian Mode
Rhythm Guitar Examples
CHAPTER 10 -- MINOR SCALES
The Natural Minor Scale
Natural Minor Scale Fingerings
Melodic Patterns in a Natural Minor
Improvising with the Dorian Mode
Dorian Licks
The Mixolydian Mode
Mixolydian Mode Fingerings
CHAPTER 2 -- ROCK THEORY REVIEW
Harmonic Minor Licks
CHAPTER 11 -- THE MODES
The Dorian Mode
Dorian Mode Fingerings
Melodic Patterns in A Dorian