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The Roots of Rock Guitar

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Published by Hal Leonard Corporation .
Written in English


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  • Musical Instruments - Guitar

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages56
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9613581M
ISBN 100793577292
ISBN 109780793577293

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  Its roots go much deeper. Traces of rock and roll can be found in the slaves who brought their rhythms from Africa, and from white pilgrims with primitive stringed instruments that became the guitar.   Many thousands of guitarists all around the world have started their playing careers using these books. Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book & CD (or book without CD) Hal Leonard Guitar Method Book 1. The Hal Leonard Guitar Method book is a perennial favorite among teachers and pupils alike. Starting with the very basics, such as how to hold a guitar and the parts of a guitar, this .   This book provides an extensive collection of chords that are not often seen and may be especially useful for guitarists whose music is outside the rock and folk genres. Cons This book does not lay flat and may not be an ideal choice if you need to use it during practice sessions or performances.   If the Complete Technique book is good for quick starts, this would be the bullet train. Another Hal Leonard selection, this is a trim 48 pages for teaching you how to hold a guitar for the first.

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