Barney Kessel (A Step-by-Step Breakdown of His Guitar Styles and Techniques). By Barney Kessel. For Guitar. Signature Licks Guitar. Softcover with CD. Guitar tablature. 96 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.696009).
ISBN 1423430476. With guitar tablature. 9x12 inches.
Wolf Marshall guides guitarists through the styles and techniques of jazz legend Barney Kessel, examining in depth 14 top tunes: Barney's Blues • Begin the Blues • Contemporary Blues • Easy Like • Foreign Intrigue • Indiana (Back Home Again in Indiana) • (I'm Afraid) the Masquerade Is Over • Minor Mood • On a Slow Boat to China • Salute to Charlie Christian • 64 Bars on Wilshire • Speak Low • Tenderly • Vicky's Dream.
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The Signature Licks book/audio packs are especially formatted to give instruction on how to play a particular artist style by using the actual transcribed, "right from the record" licks! Designed for use by anyone from beginner right up to the experienced player who is looking to expand their insight. The books contain full performance notes and an overview of each artist or group's style with transcriptions in notes and tab. The audio accompaniment features playing tips and techniques, as well as playing examples at a slower tempo.