Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Method 1 (2nd Edition)

Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Method 1 (2nd Edition)
The Most Complete Guitar Course Available

By Aaron Stang Guitar Book, DVD & Online Audio, Video/Audio/Software Level: 1 Item: 00-44446
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Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Method is a complete course that puts lessons in the context of popular styles and classic tunes. It introduces new topics at a progressive speed and uses both music notation and tablature (TAB). Correlating supplemental books integrate more advanced concepts and techniques, while keeping the learning process fun. Audio recordings include full instruction---a great resource for students and teachers alike---with demonstration and play-along tracks that will help students optimize their practice time. Detailed video lessons and fun play-along software are also available.

Book 1 Features
* Online access to play-along and lesson audio included
* Covers rock, pop, folk, blues, and classical styles
* Features unique Rock Workshop units that teach improvisation and rock rhythm and lead guitar
* Uses standard music notation and tablature to aid with learning new material
* Optional teacher accompaniment parts
* Duets to play with a teacher or with the included audio recording
* Complete lesson videos and fun play-along software available

Sample Pages


Guitar Types
Steel-String Acoustic
Nylon-String Acoustic
Tuning the Guitar
Music Notation
Rhythm Notation and Time Signatures
The Notes on the 1st String
Folk Song
Flamenco Fantasy
The Blues Beat
The Notes on the 2nd String
Jingle Bells
Aura Lee
The Boogie Shuffle
Tied Notes
All Tied Up
Mary Ann
Power Rock
Pickup Piece
When the Saints Go Marching In
Pickup Notes
The Notes on the 3rd String
The Dotted Half Note
Oh Susanna
New Time Signature: 3/4
Down in the Valley
We Three Kings of Orient Are
Repeat Signs
Red River Valley
Singing Strings
New Note: A
Danny Boy
Plaisir d'Amour
Ode to Joy
The Notes on the 4th String
Amazing Grace
The House of the Rising Sun
Eighth Notes
Ten Little Indians
Spy to Spy
More Repeat Signs
Aura Lee
Minuet in G
Key Signatures
Golden Slippers
Simple Gifts
The C, G, and G7 Chords
Folk-Rock Style
The D and D7 Chords
New River Train
Rock Workshop 101: The E Chord Shape and Flamenco Chords
Flamenco Duet
The Notes on the 5th String
Brahms Lullaby
Cielito Lindo
The C, A Minor, and D Minor Chords
The Roots of Rock
Eighth-Note Strumming
Wrist Rock
Battle of Aughrim
Rock Workshop 102: Rock Boogie Riffs
Boogie Blues
The Notes on the 6th String
Spanish Serenade
Surf-Rock Bass
Rock Workshop 103: More Rock Boogie Riffs
New Boogie Blues
The Full G, G7, and E Minor Chords
Loch Lomond
New Note: F# (on the 6th String)
Rock Ballad
Scarborough Fair
On Cloud Nine
The Rest
Rest & Roll
Eighth Rest Etude
A Little Night Music
Rock Workshop 104: The One-Grip Blues Lick
Guitar Duet
Vintage Rock & Roll
Guitar Chord Chart

Additional Information

Series: Belwin's 21st Century Guitar Course
Author: Aaron Stang
Instrument: Guitar
Format: Book, DVD & Online Video/Audio/Software
Page Count: 48
Item Number: 00-44446
ISBN 10: 1-4706-2381-1
ISBN 13: 978-1-4706-2381-4
UPC: 038081501901

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