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The Acoustic Guitar Bible (Paperback): Eric Roche The Acoustic Guitar Bible (Paperback)
Eric Roche
R596 R483 Discovery Miles 4 830 Save R113 (19%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

With the folk-rock movement in full swing, the acoustic guitar hasn't been as much in the spotlight since the Sixties. Artists such as Turin Brakes, David Gray, Damien Rice, Starsailor, Travis and Coldplay have put the acoustic guitar centre stage again. This guide begins by tracing the origins of the instrument through the millennia, from 19th century troubadours, to the unplugged movement of the 90s and beyond. It then takes us on a detailed tour of the players, techniques and kit that has defined the genre over the years. Complemented with a demonstration CD.

The Big Acoustic Guitar Chord Songbook - Classic Country (Paperback): The Big Acoustic Guitar Chord Songbook - Classic Country (Paperback)
R423 R347 Discovery Miles 3 470 Save R76 (18%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

The definitive collection of songs by the greatest names in country. 90 songs, all arranged for acoustic guitar including full lyrics, chord symbols, guitar boxes and playing guide.

The Irish Fiddle Book - The Art of Traditional Fiddle Playing (Paperback): Matt Cranitch The Irish Fiddle Book - The Art of Traditional Fiddle Playing (Paperback)
Matt Cranitch
R552 R447 Discovery Miles 4 470 Save R105 (19%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This book explains and shows in detail the various techniques used by fiddle players in creating a traditional style of playing. All the information is presented in the context of the music itself, with numerous transcribed and recorded examples. It is aimed not only at the beginner, but also the fiddle-player (and indeed violinist) with some knowledge and experience who wishes to learn more. For those unable to read music, a chapter on notation is included. Particular emphasis is given to bowing and ornamentation, with individual chapters devoted to jigs, slides, polkas, hornpipes, airs and reels. The book also attempts to convey something of the excitement felt in playing music which has a large degree of improvisation, albeit within certain bounds. The demonstration CD, which features a large selection of the transcribed tunes and ornaments performed by Cranitch, is an invaluable aid to learning as it allows the listener to hear how the music and ornamentation should sound.

Solo Time for Violin Book 2 + CD - 16 concert pieces for violin and piano (Sheet music): Kathy Blackwell, David Blackwell Solo Time for Violin Book 2 + CD - 16 concert pieces for violin and piano (Sheet music)
Kathy Blackwell, David Blackwell
R439 Discovery Miles 4 390 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Solo Time for Violin is a three-volume series of concert pieces for the intermediate to more advanced violinist. Featuring arrangements and original pieces by the authors of the award-winning Fiddle Time series, these graded collections provide sophisticated repertoire from the Baroque to the modern age and introduce styles and techniques for the developing performer.

Shooting Stars - 21 Pieces for Violin Players (Sheet music): Hugh Colledge, Katherine Colledge Shooting Stars - 21 Pieces for Violin Players (Sheet music)
Hugh Colledge, Katherine Colledge
R330 R305 Discovery Miles 3 050 Save R25 (8%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days
Suzuki Viola School, Vol 3 - Viola Part, Book & CD (Paperback, Revised ed.): William Preucil, Doris Preucil Suzuki Viola School, Vol 3 - Viola Part, Book & CD (Paperback, Revised ed.)
William Preucil, Doris Preucil
R456 R421 Discovery Miles 4 210 Save R35 (8%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Suzuki Cello School, Vol 3 - Cello Part, Book & CD (Paperback, Revised ed.): Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi Suzuki Cello School, Vol 3 - Cello Part, Book & CD (Paperback, Revised ed.)
Tsuyoshi Tsutsumi
R446 R412 Discovery Miles 4 120 Save R34 (8%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Viola Time Scales - Pieces, puzzles, scales, and arpeggios (Sheet music, Revised edition): Kathy Blackwell, David Blackwell Viola Time Scales - Pieces, puzzles, scales, and arpeggios (Sheet music, Revised edition)
Kathy Blackwell, David Blackwell
R238 Discovery Miles 2 380 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

The revised edition of Viola Time Scales is brimming over with creative ideas and packed with imaginative and amusing cartoons to make learning scales and arpeggios easy.

Pop Goes the Cello (Sheet music): Aaron MINSKY Pop Goes the Cello (Sheet music)
Aaron MINSKY
R345 Discovery Miles 3 450 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This fun and innovative collection introduces cellists to a range of pop and rock styles. Building on the trail-blazing approach to cello playing that he developed in Ten American Cello Etudes and Ten International Cello Encores, Aaron Minsky presents the intermediate student with attractive new pieces that explore a number of technical and musical challenges.

Banjos (Hardcover): Ruth Daly Banjos (Hardcover)
Ruth Daly
R651 R512 Discovery Miles 5 120 Save R139 (21%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Hallelujah! What a Savior! - Hymn Arrangements for Solo Violin and Piano (Paperback): Kristin Campbell Hallelujah! What a Savior! - Hymn Arrangements for Solo Violin and Piano (Paperback)
Kristin Campbell
R560 R442 Discovery Miles 4 420 Save R118 (21%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days
Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles (Paperback): Larry Sandberg Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles (Paperback)
Larry Sandberg
R943 Discovery Miles 9 430 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles is an introduction to fingerstyle acoustic blues guitar, the style made popular by Robert Johnson, Bill Broonzy, and Mance Lipscomb. Following the success of the popular Acoustic Guitar Styles, Larry Sandberg's Acoustic Blues Guitar Styles is an instructional book geared towards the intermediate guitar player, not only to teach fingerstyle blues technique, but also to approach the music creatively and with feeling and rhythm. Part One teaches you the preliminaries, such as reading a chord chart and working out a 12-bar blues in different keys. Part Two teaches you touch, timing, and basic fingerpicking technique. Part Three teaches you how to play stylistically, with lessons on how to incorporate bends, vibrato, alternating bassnotes, and rhythmic variations into your playing. All musical exercises are presented in both standard notation and tablature, and are supported by audio tracks. Customers purchasing the eBook version of this title will be able to download the supporting audio tracks. Instructions on downloading the files can be found on the contents page.

Building Walking Bass Lines (Paperback): Ed Friedland Building Walking Bass Lines (Paperback)
Ed Friedland
R386 R314 Discovery Miles 3 140 Save R72 (19%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

(Bass Instruction). A walking bass line is the most common approach to jazz bass playing, but it is also used in rock music, blues, rockabilly, R&B, gospel, Latin, country and many other types of music. The term 'walking' is used to describe the moving feeling that quarter notes create in the bass part. The specific goal of this book is to familiarize players with the techniques used to build walking bass lines and to make them aware of how the process works. Through the use of 90-minutes' worth of recorded rhythm tracks, players will have the opportunity to put the new learning directly into action. This book literally gives bassists the tools they need to build their own walking bass lines.

A Fiddler's Tale - How Hollywood and Vivaldi Discovered Me (Abridged, CD, Abridged edition): Louis Kaufman, Annette Kaufman A Fiddler's Tale - How Hollywood and Vivaldi Discovered Me (Abridged, CD, Abridged edition)
Louis Kaufman, Annette Kaufman; Foreword by Jim Svejda
R852 R775 Discovery Miles 7 750 Save R77 (9%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Louis Kaufman (1905-1994) was probably the most-recorded violinist in history, with recordings of more than one hundred major concert works and hundreds of film soundtracks to his credit. Annette Kaufman, a pianist, shared Louis's passion for music, art, and theater as they traveled the globe on performance tours. Here she dramatically reads her husband's fascinating autobiography on fourteen CDs, with a fifteenth CD of musical selections inimitably played by one of the twentieth century's greatest violinists, Louis Kaufman.

Violin Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 4, Part - Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus (Sheet music): Abrsm Violin Exam Pieces 2020-2023, ABRSM Grade 4, Part - Selected from the 2020-2023 syllabus (Sheet music)
Abrsm
R185 Discovery Miles 1 850 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This book contains nine pieces from ABRSM's Grade 4 Violin syllabus for 2020-2023, three pieces chosen from each of Lists A, B and C. The pieces have been carefully selected to offer an attractive and varied range of styles, creating a collection that provides an excellent source of repertoire to suit every performer. The book also contains helpful footnotes and, for those preparing for exams, useful syllabus information. Inspiring recordings of the nine pieces featured in this book, plus piano accompaniment tracks, are available. These can be purchased as part of the Violin Exam Pieces with CD package or as audio downloads (see www.abrsmdownloads.org for more details).

Violin Jazz in Autumn + CD - 9 pieces for violin and piano (Sheet music): Nikki Iles Violin Jazz in Autumn + CD - 9 pieces for violin and piano (Sheet music)
Nikki Iles
R362 Discovery Miles 3 620 Ships in 10 - 15 working days

This stylish album for violin and piano takes players on a musical tour of autumn, presenting well-loved songs such as 'September in the Rain', 'Autumn Leaves', 'Danny Boy', and '(Somewhere) Over the Rainbow' and original compositions on other seasonal themes. The nine pieces reflect a wide variety of jazz styles, including swing, blues, calypso, and bossa nova, and draw on artists such as Yehudi Menuhin, Stephane Grappelli, Didier Lockwood, and Regina Carter. With fully notated rhythms, grooves, and improvisations, Violin Jazz in Autumn is the perfect collection for instrumentalists looking for that authentic sound.

Absolute Beginners Ukulele - Omnibus Edition (Paperback, omnibus edition): Steven Sproat Absolute Beginners Ukulele - Omnibus Edition (Paperback, omnibus edition)
Steven Sproat
R365 R341 Discovery Miles 3 410 Save R24 (7%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

Step-by-step pictures take you from first day exercises to playing along with a backing track. Absolute Beginners has been designed to tell you everything you need to know from the very first time you play your ukulele. In this book you get: A look-and-learn course that uses clear pictures instead of long explanations; Practical advice and tips covering everything you need to know to get you playing fast; CD audio tracks to show you how things should sound, plus full-length accompaniment tracks to play along with. Simply everything you need is included in this owner's manual approach to your ukulele that makes learning easier than ever before.

Basics (Paperback): Fischer Basics (Paperback)
Fischer
R922 R742 Discovery Miles 7 420 Save R180 (20%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days
Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1 Second Edition (Staple bound, 2nd edition): Will Schmid, Greg Koch Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1 Second Edition (Staple bound, 2nd edition)
Will Schmid, Greg Koch
R304 R247 Discovery Miles 2 470 Save R57 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

(Guitar Method). Newly revised The second edition of this world-famous method by Will Schmid and Greg Koch 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. Book 1 provides beginning instruction including tuning, 1st position melody playing, C, G, G7, D7, and Em chords, rhythms through eighth notes, solos and ensembles and strumming. Features a chord chart, and traditional songs like: Amazing Grace * Greensleeves * and When the Saints Go Marching In.

Earl Scruggs And The Five String Banjo (Paperback, Revised): Earl Scruggs Earl Scruggs And The Five String Banjo (Paperback, Revised)
Earl Scruggs; Illustrated by Burt Brent
R617 R529 Discovery Miles 5 290 Save R88 (14%) Ships in 10 - 15 working days

(Banjo). The best-selling banjo method in the world Earl Scruggs's legendary method has helped thousands of banjo players get their start. The "Revised and Enhanced Edition" features more songs, updated lessons, and many other improvements. It includes everything you need to know to start playing banjo, including: a history of the 5-string banjo, getting acquainted with the banjo, Scruggs tuners, how to read music, chords, how to read tablature, right-hand rolls and left-hand techniques, tuning the banjo, exercises in picking, over 40 song tablatures, how to build a banjo, making Scruggs tuners, autobiographical notes, and much more

Viola Time Student Pack (Mixed media product): Kathy Blackwell, David Blackwell Viola Time Student Pack (Mixed media product)
Kathy Blackwell, David Blackwell
R497 Discovery Miles 4 970 Ships in 10 - 15 working days
The Technique of Violin Playing - The Joachim Method (Paperback): Karl Courvoisier The Technique of Violin Playing - The Joachim Method (Paperback)
Karl Courvoisier
R183 R148 Discovery Miles 1 480 Save R35 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

Succinct and clear, this long-awaited republication offers an exposition of the essential features of the system of technical violin instruction pursued by Joseph Joachim (1831-1907). The greatest violinist and teacher of his era, Joachim served as instructor to author Karl Courvoisier. Upon reviewing this book, Joachim wrote to Courvoisier, "I am rejoiced to learn from it how faithfully you have heeded my instructions, how firmly you are grounded on my teachings, and how skillfully you apply the results of your own experience as teacher."
The two-part presentation begins with surveys of posture and the manner of holding the violin, positions of the arm and hand, positions and action of the fingers, and intonation. The second part discusses how to hold the bow, the position of the bow on the strings, and bowing techniques. Ten helpful illustrations complement this text, which will prove valuable to all violin players -- teachers, students, and professionals alike.

Solos for Young Violinists (Paperback): Barbara Barber Solos for Young Violinists (Paperback)
Barbara Barber
R335 R276 Discovery Miles 2 760 Save R59 (18%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

Solos for Young Violinists is a graded series of works ranging from elementary to advanced levels representing an exciting variety of styles and techniques for violinists -- a valuable resource for teachers and students of all ages. Many of the works in this collection have long been recognized as stepping stones to the major violin repertoire, while others are newly published pieces for further choices of study.

Play It Like It is Guitar - Joe Satriani - Surfing With The Alien (Paperback): Andy Aledort Play It Like It is Guitar - Joe Satriani - Surfing With The Alien (Paperback)
Andy Aledort
R463 R429 Discovery Miles 4 290 Save R34 (7%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

(Play It Like It Is). This matching folio showcases Satriani's chilling guitar technique. Ten songs in all, including: Always With Me, Always With You * Satch Boogie * and more.

Guitar Tab White Pages  - Volume 2 (Paperback): Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation Guitar Tab White Pages - Volume 2 (Paperback)
Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
R795 R647 Discovery Miles 6 470 Save R148 (19%) Ships in 7 - 11 working days

(Guitar Recorded Versions). This much-anticipated follow-up to the blockbuster original edition (00690471, ISBN 0-634-02611-9) features note-for-note tab transcriptions for 150 more great songs, including: About a Girl * All Right Now * Are You Gonna Go My Way * Barracuda * Boot Scootin' Boogie * Cat Scratch Fever * Chop Suey * Crazy Train * Drops of Jupiter (Tell Me) * Every Breath You Take * Everyday (I Have the Blues) * Faith * Fire and Rain * The Freshmen * Hanging by a Moment * Hide Away * I Am a Man of Constant Sorrow * I Shot the Sheriff * Iris * La Bamba * Louie, Louie * Money for Nothing * Pride and Joy * Refugee * Rock You like a Hurricane * Semi-Charmed Life * Smells like Teen Spirit * Smooth * Tequila * Under the Bridge * We Will Rock You * Welcome to the Jungle * Wonderful Tonight * Your Mama Don't Dance * and more

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