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Modern Guitar Method Grade 1

By William & Mel Bay

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Modern Guitar Method Grade 1 composed by William & Mel Bay. For Guitar (All). Methods. Modern Guitar Method. All Styles. Beginning. Compact Disc. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.93200CD).

ISBN 9780786604500. All Styles. 5.5 x 5 inches.

This is the world's premier method for learning modern guitar. It is time tested and has proven to be quite successful in building the harmonic knowledge and technique needed to play any style. It teaches note reading and in book one, the guitarist will learn to play solos, duets, scales and chords in the keys of C, A minor, G and E minor. The method is supplemented by a companion study book entitled Grade 1 Studies and by two different CD recordings and an instrumental DVD video. The original companion recordings feature Tommy Flint and William Bay playing on a split-track format. This means that the solo parts and first duet parts will be performed on the right channel of a stereo player, and the accompaniment or second duet parts will be played on the left. The student thus may play with the full recording or tune out either channel and play the missing part!

  • A Little Bit Of Hanon  Performed by Mel Bay
  • A Serenade  Performed by Mel Bay
  • A Visit To The Relatives 
  • Amazing Grace 
  • Aura Lee 
  • Austrian Hymn  Performed by Franz Haydn, Arr: Mel Bay
  • Billy's Duet 
  • Bluegrass Waltz  Performed by Mel Bay
  • Buffalo Gals 
  • Careless Love 
  • Carry Me Back To Old Virginny  Performed by Bland, Arr: Mel Bay
  • Chester 
  • Cindy 
  • Cockles & Mussels 
  • Cradle Song  Performed by Johann Brahms
  • Follow the Leader  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Frolic 
  • Gliding Along  Performed by Mel Bay
  • Hitting On All Six  Performed by Mel Bay
  • Home on the Range  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Home, Home, Can I Forget Thee?  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • In The Evening By The Moonlight 
  • Kum-Ba-Ya 
  • Lament  Performed by Mel Bay
  • Long, Long Ago  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Maytime  Performed by Wanhall-Bay
  • Melancholy  Performed by William Bay
  • Michael, Row The Boat Ashore 
  • Minor Melody  Performed by William Bay
  • Morning Song 
  • Night Song  Performed by Sor, Arr: Mel Bay
  • Our First Duet  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Playtime  Performed by Pleyel, Arr: Mel Bay
  • Psalm 100  Performed by Louis Bourgeois
  • Red River Valley 
  • Rondo  Performed by Mazas, Arr: Mel Bay
  • Running Around  Performed by Mel Bay
  • Shenandoah  Performed by Arr: William Bay
  • Song without Words  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Sor's Waltz  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Southern Fried  Performed by Mel Bay
  • Sparkling Stella 
  • Tenting Tonight 
  • Terry's Tune  Performed by Mel Bay
  • The Blue Bells Of Scotland  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • The Builder  Performed by Mel Bay
  • The Chord Waltz  Performed by Mel Bay
  • The Little Prince  Performed by Mazas, Arr: Mel Bay
  • The Merry Men 
  • The Mixmaster 
  • The Old Mill  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • The Repeater  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • Wayfarin' Stranger  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay
  • When The Saints Go Marchin' In  Performed by Arr: Mel Bay

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