Bossa Nova and Samba for Guitar by Mike Christiansen. For Guitar (Classical). Saddle-stitched, Methods. Brazilian. Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 48 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20608BCD).
ISBN 9780786665129. Brazilian. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
This book contains the elements necessary to learn to play authentic bossa nova and samba accompaniment patterns. The material is presented in a sequential easy-to-follow format. As well as accompaniment techniques, the book contains sections on chord voicings, common progressions, and playing bossa nova and samba solos. The student is taught how to apply the techniques to sheet music and lead sheets. All of the examples are demonstrated on the accompanying CD.