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Guitar Compendium, Volume 1

The Praxis System

By Howard Roberts, Garry Hagberg

The Praxis System. Composed by Howard Roberts, Garry Hagberg. Method Book. Published by Advance Music (AV.10014).

Item Number: AV.10014

Style & Craft - Troubleshooting 1 - The Fingerboard Map: Chords The Guide To Twentieth-Century Guitar: Praxis is the first instructional book of its kind. It takes a strikingly new and refreshing approach to learning guitar, and it is carefully designed to guarantee efficient practice with rewarding results. Establish Your Own Musical Direction: Whether your playing falls under one of the more traditional conventional styles, or whether you're a composer and arranger or exploring new musical regions and establishing your own musical direction or personal fusion of musical ideas and influences, Praxis has what you need. 162 pages.

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  • 5

    Hamilton Ontario
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  • May 10, 2014 Guitar Compendium Vols.1,11,111

    A superb and invaluable work....well written and tremendously helpful.....a must have if you want to improve your playing and understanding of music and want to keep fresh and develop your own style and craft.

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    David George
    Seattle WA
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  • December 18, 2008 The Genius of Howard Roberts

    I'm an instructor at Roberts Music Institute in Bellevue WA which is run by Howard’s' wife Jill and son Jay, both superior musicians. The techniques presented in the book go way beyond techniques of improvisation and dig into the philosophy of improvising music at "the speed of thought...

    " I'm a trumpet player and have applied the methods presented in the Guitar Compendium to my instrument. A superlative work. David George- instructor at Roberts Music Institute

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