Composer BRUCE, DIX
Voicing/Instrument GUITAR METHOD W/CD
Publisher MEL BAY PUBLICATIONS, INC
Gypsy Swing & Hot Club Rhythm for Guitar
Product description:Learn 12 great swing standards recorded by Django Reinhardt, Stephane Grappelli,and the Quintette of the Hot Club of France. Play along with a great Gypsy SwingRhythm Section and learn chords, comping, and melodies, then let the band back you up as you practice chords and soloing. You play all the leads while the bandbacks you up. Beginners can practice basic skills while more advanced players can hone their improvisation chops, each at their own pace. Includes standard notation, tablature, chord diagrams, lyrics, playing tips and more. Each song ispresented on the CD at slow and full speed. Split track mixing on the recording allows the student to hear just the melody (while reading along in the book) or just the rhythm section, or both for maximum flexibility and specific study. Finally the band plays several choruses and you play all the leads. Includes special section on how to play rhythm back up chords and get that swing pulse onguitar. Potential for improvement is unlimited. Mandolin version also available.We'll jam all night long!