Based on the instructional video of the same name, this series teaches complete novices everything they need to know to start playing right away. The music lover who has never even held a guitar will be playing easy songs immediately.
Book 2is the perfect follow-up toGuitar for the Absolute Beginner, Book 1. This easy, friendly method covers more challenging chords and strums, the basic principles of blues and rock improvisation, classic fingerstyle patterns, and melody playing.Guitar for the Absolute Beginner, Book 2will prepare you for continued study in whatever style of music you love most. Audio tracks that demonstrate every example and provide play-along opportunities are included and can be downloaded or streamed online.
Learning to play the guitar can be difficult. It is easy to get confused over which finger is supposed to go where on which string for which note. Simplify the experience with Guitar for the Absolute Beginner which will walk you through strumming chords, finger picking, and how to play basic lead guitar. Book 2 takes you a step further, giving the basics on playing melody, classic fingerstyle patterns, and blues and rock improvisations. Both books originally included an enhanced CD which can be played on a stereo or Windows based computer. Book 1 still has a CD, but Book 2 has switched over to online audio content. Just plug in the access code inside the book and you can stream or download the audio files. - Megan