21st Century Guitar Ensemble -- Peter Gunn (Score & Parts). Composed by Henry Mancini. Edited by Aaron Stang. Arranged by Rob Goldsmith. For Guitar. Guitar Method or Supplement; Method/Instruction. 21st Century Guitar Course. TV. Score, Parts & CD. 24 pages. Published by Alfred Music (AP.ELM02014).
ISBN 0757999816. TV.
An exciting new series of guitar ensemble music. Each title includes a full score and parts for four guitars and optional bass guitar. Teacher and student performance notes and a listening CD are included. The signature bass line/guitar riff that kicks off "Peter Gunn" is still one of the most popular guitar riffs ever recorded. Easy level: appropriate for middle and high school students in Level 1 of the Method.
About 21st Century Guitar Course
This hugely popular basic guitar method series includes numerous supplements (theory workbook, ensembles, song books and a supplemental rock method). The available CD includes full instruction plus full demonstration and play-along tracks. Level 1 lays a foundation with note reading and chords and includes teacher duet parts to encourage the student and teacher to perform together. TAB is used to make learning chords, accompaniments, riffs and other stylistic guitar parts easy and fun, standard music notation is used for melodic playing. Level two goes deeper into common guitar genres such and rock and blues and also introduces applied music theory, chord and scale construction and fretboard understanding. Recommended for 8 years old and up.