Best of George Benson
Guitar - Difficulty: medium
A Step-by-Step Breakdown Of His Guitar Styles And Techniques. By George Benson. Hal Leonard Guitar Signature Licks. Jazz and Smooth Soul. Instructional book (song excerpts only) and accompaniment CD. With guitar tablature, standard notation, chord names and instructional text. 72 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695418).
Item Number: HL.695418
ISBN 0634011316. 9x12 inches.
Learn and explore the music of one of the most respected and pioneering jazz guitar players of our time. This book/CD pack provides a hands-on analysis of 13 great performances.
About Hal Leonard Signature Licks
The Signature Licks book/audio packs are especially formatted to give instruction on how to play a particular artist style by using the actual transcribed, "right from the record" licks! Designed for use by anyone from beginner right up to the experienced player who is looking to expand their insight. The books contain full performance notes and an overview of each artist or group's style with transcriptions in notes and tab. The audio accompaniment features playing tips and techniques, as well as playing examples at a slower tempo.
- Easy Living Composed by Leo Robin, Ralph Rainger, F Major
- Breezin' Composed by Bobby Womack, D Major
- So What Composed by Miles Davis, D Minor
- The Borgia Stick Composed by George Benson, A Minor
- The Cooker Composed by George Benson, Db Major
- Clockwise Composed by George Benson, C Major
- C-Smooth Composed by DeChown Jenkins, Jaz Sawyer, A Minor
- Body Talk Composed by George Benson, A Major
- Billie's Bounce (Bill's Bounce) Composed by Charlie Parker, F Major
- Stormy Weather (Keeps Rainin' All the Time) Composed by Harold Arlen, Ted Koehler, Bb Major
- Take Five Composed by Paul Desmond, Eb Minor
- This Masquerade Composed by Leon Russell, F Minor
- Affirmation Composed by Jose Feliciano, B Minor