From the Basics to the Hottest Licks and Tricks. Guitar Educational. Studies and Technique. Instructional book and accompaniment CD. With introductory text, instructional text, musical examples, guitar tablature, standard guitar notation and guitar notation legend. 54 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695700).
Item Number: HL.695700
ISBN 0634046470. 9x12 inches.
This book/CD pack is a hands-on guide to the tapping techniques used by Eddie Van Halen, Steve Vai, Joe Satriani, Michael Hedges, Jeff Watson, Vito Bratta, Jennifer Batton, Stanley Jordan and other top guitarists. It covers: the basics of tapping; tapping arpeggios; tapping scale fragments; the ascending tap concept; right-hand slides, tapped bends, tap harmonics and chordal tapping; multi-fingered tapping; combining techniques; and much more, in standard notation and tab. The accompanying CD features each example played at slow, medium and fast tempos.