Media Type : BookLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : Bluegrass & CountryNumber of pages : 56This handy book shows left-hand fingering photos, notation, and diagrams for all of the basic 5-string banjo chords in G tuning (GDGBD). The sections are arranged alphabetically, grouping all chords with the same root in a section.
Media Type : BookLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : All StylesNumber of pages : 64 The most complete guitar tuning method ever published. Written by one of America´s leading guitar teachers and designed for all guitarists, from beginners to professionals, this book offers a practical new approach to tuning the guitar. This system is equally effective for all types of guitars and even includes the principal alternate tunings used in classic guitar performance: dropped-D, low-G (DGDGBE), and the lowered third string (G to F#) but otherwise normal tuning often used to emulate the lute or vihuela. Using the principles described in this book and conveyed purely through diagrams, any guitarists can learn to tune with precision and confidence.
Media Type : BookLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : All StylesNumber of pages : 48 This book presents a comprehensive guide to chords and scales in the popular G,D,E,A, and D minor tunings. In addition to their application as elementary accompaniment, there is sufficient material here for soloing and improvisation.
Media Type : ChartLevel : BeginningMusical Genre : Acoustic MusicNumber of pages : 4Featuring chords and scales for DADGAD, Open G and Drop-D tunings. Moveable chords are shown with roots on the 6th, 5th and 2nd strings, including many alternate voicings. Major, minor, and pentatonic scales are given for each tuning with 6th and 5th string roots.
Media Type : BookLevel : Beginning-IntermediateMusical Genre : All StylesNumber of pages : 40This book offers a large number of essential chords and scales for the DADGAD tuning of the guitar. The material assembled here opens up a multitude of possibilities to expand and improve your playing in this unique tuning. Chords are shown in their customary harmonic contexts, instead of just listing them (as is done in most other chord-books). Skim and skip around in the book as you like, experiment, and linger where ever you find your musical inspiration. Have fun with this new, unique DADGAD book.
Media Type : Book/CD SetLevel : Beginning-IntermediateMusical Genre : All StylesNumber of pages : 48These chord-melody solos have been arranged for solo ukulele playing. Tunes include Aloha Oe, When the Saints Go Marching In, Bill Bailey, The Sheik of Araby, By the Light of the Silvery Moonlight, and many more. All in standard notation and tablature with companion recordings of each tune including guitar accompaniment.
Media Type : Chart+CDLevel : Multiple LevelsMusical Genre : Acoustic MusicNumber of pages : 4This chart contains 87 tunings (47 for guitar) for various common and hard to find instruments. The accompanying CD has all the tunings played on the actual instruments. Many tunings are offered for most instruments. Instruments include guitar, mandolin, banjo, dulcimer, bass, harp guitar, balalaika, oud, charrango, bouzouki, tres, ukulele, bajo sexto, dobro/lap steel, vihuela and requinto. Included are the most common tunings as well as many exotic tunings, especially for guitar.
DADGAD Tuning: Julie Henigan
Tuning the Guitar By Ear: Gerald Klickstein