Fingerpicking Pattern Encyclopedia

Author: Lou Manzi
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739010921
Release Date: 2000-07-01
Genre: Music

In addition to over 200 useful fingerstyle patterns, lessons on fingerstyle technique, reading music and 13 original fingerstyle compositions are included. Examples are shown in easy-to-read TAB and standard music notation. The CD includes performances of each pattern and the original compositions.

Rhythm Guitar Encyclopedia

Author: Jody Fisher
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0739026208
Release Date: 1996-10-01
Genre: Music

Includes over 450 rhythms in every musical style including rock, blues, jazz, folk, alternative, country and more. Examples are shown in an easy-to-read rhythmic notation, standard music notation and TAB. Fingerstyle accompaniment patterns are included. The CDs offer performances of examples.

The Banjo Encyclopedia

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 9781610657655
Release Date: 2015-06-29
Genre: Music

The Banjo Encyclopedia is a comprehensive, in-depth banjo instructional tool that covers the many intricacies of bluegrass banjo playing, including numerous topics that may have been overlooked in banjo instruction to date. The Banjo Encyclopedia can take a student from the beginning, to intermediate, and right through to more advanced styles of banjo playing. Ross Nickerson uses his many years of experience helping hundreds of aspiring banjo pickers by offering the banjo student an opportunity to learn in a practical, straightforward manner. This wide-ranging banjo instructional book will focus on many techniques that will help every aspect of a banjo player's musicianship while simplifying many subjects in the learning process. The downloadable audio with 99-track recording will enable the student to learn easily by hearing author Ross Nickerson demonstrate each song, and perform many of the banjo licks and phrases included in the book slow, and up to tempo. The audio download available online includes anadvanced song section with a full bluegrass band accompanying Ross along with additional intermediate songs for the student to learn. The Banjo Encyclopedia is undoubtedly one of the most complete five-string banjo books on the market today and a must for every banjo player's collection. Includes access to onlineaudio

Books in Print

Author: R.R. Bowker Company
ISBN: UOM:39015054035236
Release Date: 2003-09
Genre: American literature

Books in print is the major source of information on books currently published and in print in the United States. The database provides the record of forthcoming books, books in-print, and books out-of-print.

Bluegrass Standards for Banjo Made Easy

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 9781610659550
Release Date: 2015-11-11
Genre: Music

Bluegrass Standards Made Easy for Banjo is a collection of popular bluegrass songs presented in arrangements for the intermediate-level musician. Included are tips for learning each song, addressing many common mistakes encountered while learning the repertoire. Left- and Right-hand fingering notations have been meticulously added to the music. the arrangements are presented in tablature with chord changes. Tips for learning to read tab, learning the chords, as well as for memorizing songs are featured as well. Audio included.

Exploring Current Issues in Educational Technology

Author: Drew Tiene
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Humanities, Social Sciences & World Languages
ISBN: 0072304804
Release Date: 2001
Genre: Constructivism (Education)

This text deals with controversial issues about technology and its use in classrooms. Issues include the educational application and classroom implementation of new communications technologies such as e-mail, the Internet and World Wide Web; laptop computers, school television newscasts, hypermedia environments, distance education, virtual reality, artificial intelligence, and the like. Rather than simply providing information, the text presents problematic issues and situations in realistic case studies and asks the student how best to deal with them. The scenarios involve such issues as commercial TV in the classroom, copyrights and fair use, researching on the Web, and online learning communities. Each scenario is introduced by a clear explanation of why the issues raised are important. Each case study demands student research and a written response outlining what they believe to be the best course of action.


ISBN: UOM:39015012048578
Release Date: 1990-04
Genre: Macintosh (Computer)

Gospel Songs for Banjo Made Easy

Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
ISBN: 9781619112971
Release Date: 2012-01-19
Genre: Music

Gospel Songs for Banjo Made Easy is a collection of gospel favorites arranged for bluegrass 5-string banjo. the arrangements stay true to the classic three-finger "Scruggs style" techniques with the melody skillfully woven in. on the 68-track CD, Ross plays each song at three speeds with a rhythm track for each song to practice along with. the tab is large and easy to read with accent marks for melody notes. Chord charts for each song are also provided to give instruction on how to play through the songs using only the chords Ross also writes out tips and suggestions for each song, which is not normally seen in song books. This should give you a significant head start by having the most challenging spots pointed out to you before you even get started. In Gospel Songs for Banjo Made Easy. Ross Nickerson brings all his knowledge from years of teaching privately and writing books to help you learn these fun to pick classics, the EASY way!