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Modern Guitar Method Grade 2, Expanded Edition

By William Bay and Mel Bay

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Modern Guitar Method Grade 2, Expanded Edition composed by William Bay and Mel Bay. For Guitar (All). Wire bound, Methods. Modern Guitar Method. All Styles. Beginning-Intermediate. Book/2-CD Set. 88 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.93201EBCD).

ISBN 9780786674336. All Styles. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.

Grade 2/Expanded version of the famed Mel Bay Modern Guitar Method adds new, carefully graded playing material for every concept taught. Solos are presented in various styles. A special feature is the addition of in-depth picking studies in the keys of C, Am, G, Em, F, Dm, D, and Bm. Additional studies are contained in second position and in 6/8 time. In short, if you really want to learn to play great guitar, this is the method! It is unmatched in its thoroughness in teaching every important concept.
* Additional New Music for Every Concept Taught
* Picking Studies in 8 keys
* New Solos in Diverse Styles
* Begins Study of Position Playing
* Carefully Graded to Move at a User Friendly Pace
* Unmatched in Comprehensiveness
* Companion Dual CD Set Included
* Spiral Binding Available.

  • Tuning 
  • The Notes on the First String 
  • Scale of C Major 
  • A Rhythm Review 
  • Alternate Picking 
  • Key of C Review - Etude 
  • Key of C Picking Studies 1 thru 9 
  • Leap Frog 
  • Bull Durham  
  • Frolic 
  • Frog Junction  
  • Catawissa Blues 
  • Key of A Minor Review 
  • Picking Studies 1 thru 12 
  • Prelude in C/Am 
  • C/Am Etude 
  • Old Pail  
  • Kuranda 
  • Senorita 
  • Noctume 
  • Valse 
  • Russian Dance 
  • Key of G Review 
  • Picking Studies 1 thru 8 
  • Trekking 
  • Lavender Waltz 
  • The Gauchos 
  • Poinsettia 
  • How to Count Triplets 
  • Tarantella 
  • A Tripple Play 
  • Triple Duet 
  • Barcelona 
  • Far From Home 
  • The Teetotaller's Reel  
  • E Minor Review 
  • Picking Studies 1 thru 4 
  • Excursion 
  • Jazz Etude 
  • Forest Trail 
  • Brighton Waltz 
  • Razorback 
  • The Hope 
  • Wade In The Water 
  • Coldwater Creek  
  • The Key of F 
  • A Daily Study 
  • March Majestic 
  • Key of F Picking Studies 1 thru 13 
  • Chords in the Key of F 
  • Melody in F 
  • Musical Terms 
  • I Love Thee 
  • Fargo 
  • Silverheel's Shuffle  
  • Intervals 
  • A Daily Study in F 
  • The Carousel 
  • The Recital 
  • Triplet Etude 
  • Happy Farmer 
  • Bubba's Bounce 
  • Soulard  
  • The Key of D Minor 
  • D Minor Scales 
  • Etude in Dm 
  • Key of D Picking Studies 1 thru 11 
  • Chords in the Key of D Minor 
  • Balkan Moon 
  • Finger Gymnastics 
  • Duet in Dm 
  • Andante 
  • March Slav 
  • Invention in Dm 
  • Bucharest  
  • The Notes on the Second String 
  • An Exercise in Thirds 
  • Song in Dm 
  • Swing Low Sweet Chariot 
  • Valse in Dm 
  • The Rights Of Man 
  • The Major Chord 
  • 3rds in the Key of F 
  • Juanita 
  • Delores 
  • Romance 
  • Trail Ridge 
  • Manitou 
  • Mesa Verde 
  • Where You There? 
  • Now The Day Is Over 
  • Sonatina 
  • The Key of D Major 
  • The D Major Scale 
  • Chords in the Key of D Major 
  • Key of D Picking Studies 1 thru 14 
  • Rondo 
  • Kirkwood Klucker  
  • Hometown Waltz 
  • The D Scale in Two Octaves 
  • Exercise 
  • Cielito Lindo 
  • 2nd Position, Etude #1 
  • He's Got The Whole World In His Hands 
  • Turkey In The Straw 
  • Soldier's Joy 
  • Cascades 
  • D Boogie 
  • Etude 
  • Freefall 
  • Thirds in the Key of D 
  • Drink to Me Only With Thine Eyes 
  • Caprice  
  • Sixteenth Notes 
  • A Speed Study in D 
  • Brunswick Stew 
  • The Clock 
  • Drowsy Maggie 
  • Bennett's Reel 
  • Minuet in D 
  • The Key of B Minor 
  • The B Minor Scales 
  • Etude in Bm 
  • Aura Lee 
  • Key of B Minor Picking Studies 1 thru 4 
  • Voyage 
  • Quiet thoughts 
  • The Chords in the Key of B Minor 
  • Waltz in Bm 
  • Duet in Bm 
  • Fifth Avenue Swing  
  • Midnight Flight  
  • The Technical Names of the Chords 
  • Six-Eight Time 
  • The Irish Washerwomen 
  • 6/8 Picking Studies 1 thru 11 
  • Dublin Dance  
  • Swallowtail Jig 
  • Territory Ahead  
  • Minuet 
  • Three-Eight Time 
  • A Spanish Dance 
  • Prelude 
  • The Plectrum Waltz 
  • Skipping Along 
  • Coronado 
  • Dotted Eighth Note 
  • Country Gardens 
  • Logan's Bluff 
  • Blessed Quietness 
  • Harvest Moon Strathespy 
  • Alastair's Lament 
  • Brighton Beach 
  • Days of 'Lang Syng 

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  • December 05, 2011 book is good, but CD quality is poor

    See my detailed review under the book without without CD. In short: The book is good to develop technique and speed, but the guitar on the CD sounds bad, has fret buzz, and the player plays fast but not flawless.

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