Features over 50 fingerpicking licks, riffs and solos which can be applied to rock, blues, country or folk styles etc. Incorporates licks based upon chords and chord progressions, monotonic bass lines and open tunings. The book is split into four sections which in turn deal with topics such as: licks in the open position chords, styles of the Mississippi Blues men, popular riffs and extended chord lick supplements, and open tunings.
Knowing how to read music is a valuable skill for anyone involved in music composition, songwriting, performance, teaching, recording and production. Many instrumentalists are adept at sight-reading, which is the ability to play directly from a written score. However, a basic-to-intermediate-level reading ability will still help you to grasp the overall structure of a piece, what the key is, its level of complexity, tempo and timing, dynamics and many other musical details. This will allow y ...