A Modern Method For Guitar - Volume 1 by William Leavitt. For Guitar. Guitar Method. Instructional. Instructional book and examples CD. Standard guitar notation (no tablature), guitar chord diagrams and instructional text. 125 pages. Published by Berklee Press (HL.50449404).
ISBN 0793545110. With standard guitar notation (no tablature), guitar chord diagrams and instructional text. Instructional. 9x12 inches.
This practical, comprehensive method is used as the basic text for the guitar program at the Berklee College of Music. Volume One builds a solid foundation for beginning guitarists and features a comprehensive range of guitar and music fundamentals, including: scales, melodic studies, chord and arpeggio studies, how to read music, special exercises for developing technique in both hands, voice leading using moveable chord forms, and more.
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The world-famous Hal Leonard Guitar Method is preferred by teachers because it makes them more effective while making their job easier. Students enjoy its easy-to-follow format that gives them a solid music education while letting them play songs right away. The Hal Leonard Guitar Method provides a complete system to playing success which includes three levels of instruction and a myriad of play-along supplemental songbooks that let students play great songs while they're still learning to play.
Location: from Belgium
April 30, 2007
A fine study book for every real student
I use the book for my guitar lessons and I find them very well. The students learn in a fast way reading and playing, but it ain't easy for them. Only the real student shall get benefit of this course.
18 of 35 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Canada
December 25, 2005
A MUST BUY!!!
As famous Jazz guitarist, Mike Stern, said “…[Modern Method for Guitar Book is] the best method ever written for guitar.” When someone that well-known, that well-respected, comments on a book by the Berklee Press, you have just got to believe it. The “Modern Method for Guitar Book” now includes a...
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