John Petrucci -- Rock Discipline by John Petrucci. For Guitar. Artist/Personality; Guitar Method or Supplement; Method/Instruction. Rock. Book & CD. 84 pages. Published by Alfred Music Publishing (AP.REHBK010CD).
ISBN 1576234746. Rock.
This powerful and all-encompassing book & CD package is an epic vision on the art of modern rock guitar. John Petrucci offers detailed lessons on speed and accuracy, chromatic exercises, playing with dynamics, connecting scale fragments to form long solo lines and much, much more. One of the most complete courses on rock guitar.
Location: from Stanwood,WA
February 12, 2006
One the best technique books out there. Most the excersises are excellent except for the sweeping lesson which I found some what weak. An interesing part is expanding chords which is very useful and not in any other technique book. This book is something that will be usefull for years...
21 of 44 people found this review helpful.
Location: from fairport, ny
January 27, 2006
a nessessary buy
ive been playing some dream theater solos and heard about this book. i purchased this book and it has improved my skills for the better. its got great execersises and some sick solo riffs. i would recomend this for anyone who wants to improve there skills in speed and accuracy....
22 of 39 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Spokane, WA
August 8, 2005
Dedication and Devotion
If you've reached the point in your guitar practice where it seems dull, then BUY THIS BOOK! It's a necessity for intermediate guitarists to masters. I've been using it, and I've been excited about a daily regiment. John has introduced etudes, mirror shapes, alternate picking exercises, sweep picking exercises, fragments...
22 of 38 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Philippines
May 23, 2004
Improve your guitar skills
I found most of the exercises in this book to be very helpful. This book is for beginners who want to give their skills a big leap forward. I am an intermediate player and still I had a substantial improvement in my skills. The book got one star less because...
21 of 38 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Lebanon