Miles Davis for Solo Guitar by Miles Davis. For Guitar. Guitar Solo. Softcover with CD. Guitar tablature. 96 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.699264).
ISBN 0634023020. With guitar tablature. 9x12 inches.
15 jazzy solo guitar arrangements of Davis classics, including: All Blues • All of You • Blue in Green • Bye Bye Blackbird • Four • Freddie Freeloader • I Could Write a Book • Milestones • Nardis • Nefertiti • Seven Steps to Heaven • So What • Solar • There Is No Greater Love • When I Fall in Love. The CD includes full demos of each piece by Jamie Findlay.
Location: from Warsaw, Poland
March 17, 2011
Really good arrangements - i like a CD recording a lot. There is only one reason for 4 stars. Nowhere in description is mentioned that those are acoustic guitar - fingerpicking arrangements, not chord-melody electric ones (and that was what i expected). In many cases that is not problem, but...
15 of 30 people found this review helpful.
Location: from BC, Canada
February 14, 2009
Great book for learning Miles' tunes on solo guitar. I'm working through 3 tunes at the moment and it's a great challenge. Some difficult stuff here but arranged in a very intelligent and cohesive way that makes the songs work. And there's a lot of it (91 pages of music...
22 of 42 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Overland Park, Ks
December 29, 2008
Great Jazz guitar book
Like an earlier reviewer noted, this book is a great arrangement to listen and play to. If you like early Miles and want to learn jazz chord progression, this one's for you! Some pieces are relatively straightforward; others are challengingly fast and complex.
15 of 36 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Montreal
May 17, 2008
Very Pleasant Surpirse
This is not your typical instructional book CD pair. The CD is very well recorded and is one of the most interesting solo guitar discs I have ever purchased. I have been listening to it constantly on my iPod since I got it it and it alone is worth the...
18 of 40 people found this review helpful.