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The Christopher Parkening Guitar Method - Volume 1

The Art and Technique of the Classical Guitar Book/CD Pack

By Christopher Parkening

The Art and Technique of the Classical Guitar Book/CD Pack. By Christopher Parkening. Arranged by David Brandon and Jack Marshall. Guitar Method. Softcover with CD. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.696023).

Item Number: HL.696023

ISBN 142343417X. 8.5x11 inches.

This premier method for the beginning classical guitarist, by one of the world's pre-eminent virtuosos and the recognized heir to the legacy of Andrés Segovia, is now available with a CD! Guitarists will learn basic classical technique by playing over 50 beautiful classical pieces, 26 exercises and 14 duets, and through numerous photos and illustrations. The method covers: rudiments of classical technique, note reading and music theory, selection and care of guitars, strategies for effective practicing, and much more! The CD includes 99 demonstration tracks.

About Hal Leonard Guitar Method

The world-famous Hal Leonard Guitar Method is preferred by teachers because it makes them more effective while making their job easier. Students enjoy its easy-to-follow format that gives them a solid music education while letting them play songs right away. The Hal Leonard Guitar Method provides a complete system to playing success which includes three levels of instruction and a myriad of play-along supplemental songbooks that let students play great songs while they're still learning to play.

  • Ratings + Reviews

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  • 2016-07-26 17:21:09.0 Excellent Book for the serious beginner guitarist

    Standard notation only. No tab. Great book to learn music and become a terrific guitarist. Learn the fundamentals of music and appreciate the content with the CD. As a teacher and a performer I feel as though I have been able to best serve my students by teaching from the...

    book, playing from this book and using the CD as verification that it can be done by my student. Great book

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