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The bestselling music guide - now updated and with a FREE DVD!
Have you always wanted to learn to play guitar? Who wouldn't? Think of Jimi Hendrix wailing away on his Stratocaster. . . Chuck Berry duck-walking across the stage to "Johnny B. Goode". . .B.B. King making his "Lucille" cry the blues. No doubt about it - guitars are cool.
Guitar For Dummies gives you everything a beginning or intermediate guitarist needs: from buying a guitar to tuning it, playing it, and caring for it, this book has it all - and you don't even need to know how to read music. Full of photo-illustrated exercises and songs you can play to practice the techniques discussed in each section, this step-by-step guitar guide will take you through the basics and beyond before you can say "Eric Clapton."
Helps you choose the guitar and equipment that best fits your needs and budget
Shows you how to build strength and dexterity while playing
Teaches you to play in different styles, including rock, blues, folk, jazz, and classical
Fully revised and updated, with an all-new interactive DVD packed with video and audio clips that help you learn, tune, and play along,
Guitar For Dummies is the perfect introductory guide for any novice acoustic or electric guitar player.
NOTE: CD-ROM/DVD and other supplementary materials are not included as part of the e-book file, but are available for download after purchase.
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The bestselling music guide now updated!
Gearing up to play the guitar? Whether you′re a new or seasoned player, this handy guide makes it easy. You get expanded coverage of musical styles ranging from rock, blues, and jazz to folk and classical; you′ll also find updated photos, new songs, and the latest advancements in guitars and accessories to keep you up to speed.
Bonus DVD includes
More than 50 short videos that show you how to play key examples, more than 150 audio recordings of the songs and exercises in the book, printable chord sheets, and tab paper
Please see DVD appendix for complete system requirements.
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Play along with the videos and audio tracks on the interactive DVDAbout the Author:
Mark Phillips is Director of Music at Cherry Lane Music, where he has edited or arranged the songbooks of artists such as John Denver, Van Halen, Guns N′ Roses, and Metallica. Jon Chappell is an award–winning multi–style guitarist, arranger, author, and former editor–in–chief of Guitar and Home Recording magazines.
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Book Description Condition: new. Seller Inventory # think1118115546
Book Description For Dummies, 2012. Paperback. Condition: New. Brand New!. Seller Inventory # VIB1118115546