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Mastering the Guitar 2C Book/2-CD Set

By William Bay & Mike Christiansen

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Guitar (All) - Intermediate
Composed by William Bay & Mike Christiansen. Lay flat, Methods. Mastering Guitar. All Styles. Book/2-CD Set. 144 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.97197BCD).

Item Number: MB.97197BCD
ISBN 9780786644490. All Styles. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

Mastering the Guitar is an innovative, comprehensive method for learning the guitar. Level 2 Book C includes a wealth of challenging and creative guitar solos, duets and studies in the keys of A-flat,F-minor, G-minor,D-flat, and B-flat minor. Special concepts presented in this volume include: basic improvisation, rhythmic variation, barre chords, key of A-flat/closed position, passing tone studies, harmonized scales, western swing, fingerstyle performance, chord progression studies, blues, chords, common rock and blues licks, bass string chords, Latin rhythms, and comping. Guitar solo material provided in rock, jazz, bluegrass, Latin, blues, Baroque, Renaissance, and from a wide variety of historical periods and contemporary musical styles. Mastering the Guitar 2C Double CD set is a recording to accompany the volume of the same title. These CDs contain most all of the solo and duet settings found in the book as performed by William Bay, Mike Christiansen, and John McClellan.

  • 42nd Street  Performed by William Bay
  • Etude In Ab  Performed by William Bay
  • Runaway Colt  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Santiago Nights  Performed by William Bay
  • Blues For Greg  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • No Excuse  Performed by William Bay
  • Excursion  Performed by William Bay
  • Hills Of Glenurchie  Performed by William Bay
  • Stevie's Shuffle  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Strange Harold   Performed by William Bay
  • Choctaw  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Largo  Performed by Mike Christiansen; Arr: Zipoli
  • Changes  Performed by William Bay
  • Ortega  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Bacon In The Skillet   Performed by William Bay
  • Barclay's Rag  Performed by William Bay
  • Caught In The Groove  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Etude In Bb Minor  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • F minor Blues  Performed by William Bay
  • Old Nother Flanagan  Performed by William Bay
  • Sally Goodin  Performed by Traditional
  • Snowflake Hornpipe  Performed by William Bay
  • The Chase  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Bad Times  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Cold, Frosty Mornint  Performed by William Bay
  • Pavanne & Galliarde - Pavanne 
  • Rosewood Jig  Performed by William Bay; Arr: J.S. Skinner
  • Sweet Light Samba  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Badinerie  Performed by William Bay; Arr: J.S. Bach
  • Email Special  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Funky George   Performed by William Bay
  • Laguna Nights   Performed by William Bay
  • Letters From Home  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • On The Road  Performed by William Bay
  • Phantom Strut   Performed by William Bay
  • Sarabande  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Caterpillar Blues  Performed by William Bay
  • Easin' on By   Performed by William Bay
  • Etude #3  Performed by William Bay
  • Lazy Tuesday  Performed by William Bay
  • League Reel   Performed by William Bay
  • Mighty Mac  Performed by William Bay
  • Rush HOur  Performed by William Bay
  • Russell Street   Performed by William Bay
  • Sonata #1  Performed by William Bay
  • Waves  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • All That I Know  Performed by William Bay
  • Cajun Spice   Performed by William Bay
  • Obadiah Johnson   Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • English Garden  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Grease In The Frying Pan  Performed by William Bay
  • Ides Of March  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Meant For You  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Maiden Voyage  Performed by William Bay
  • Salior's Ranson  Performed by William Bay
  • Skyline Serenade  Performed by William Bay
  • So Many Things To Say  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • The Burn O'forgue  Performed by William Bay Arr. J. Scott Skinner
  • Walk Away  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Desert Moon  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • No Mistakin' It  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Biscuits & Gravy  Performed by William Bay
  • Laclede's Landing   Performed by William Bay
  • Moments Like This  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Old woman tossed up in a blanket  Performed by William Bay
  • Side Steppin'   Performed by William Bay
  • Free Fall  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Invention In F Minor  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • O' Rourke's Folly  Performed by William Bay
  • Pavanne & Galliarde - Galliarde 
  • Subway Blues   Performed by William Bay
  • The Butterfly  Performed by William Bay
  • Catskill Morning  Performed by William Bay
  • Crossing The Line  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Green Light  Performed by William Bay
  • Never Too Late  Performed by Mike Christiansen
  • Ode For Van Eps  Performed by William Bay
  • Planxty Drew  Performed by William Bay
  • Princess Royal  Performed by William Bay; Arr. O'carolan

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