Classical Guitar for Beginners
Book & Enhanced CD Nathaniel Gunod
Written by one of America's leading guitar
educators, this book will make getting started
on classical guitar joyful and satisfying. Learning to ( read music will be easy as you play melodies and pieces from the classical guitar repertoire. All
the basic techniques are introduced with concise descriptions and clear drawings.
Unlike other beginning books for classical guitar, Classical
Guitar for Beginners will familiarize you with all
of the notes on the guitar, thus providing you with a firm foundation for continuing onward into the challenging and gratifying world of classical guitar.
This is an enhanced CD which offers two methods of supplementing the accompanying
Audio CD - You may listen and play along with this same CD using any standard audio
CD Player. The stereo recording will allow you to hear each piece exactly as it should be played,
with or without an instrumental accompaniment.
Media Song Player - Using the CD in a windows compatable PC allows you
to play along with the same songs as the audio CD with several additional features.
Using the Multimedia Song Player you may:
1) Follow along with the music on the screen.
2) Adjust the tempo of the accompaniment using the tempo slider.
Slow the play back down as you are learning each song and
gradually increase the speed until you reach the performance tempo.
3) See how each piece is played. The Multimedia song Player
shows you graphically how each song should be played on your instrument.
4) Mix the volumes of the lead part, the accompaniment, the rhythm
and the click track separately to to customize the accompainment to your liking.
5) Record your performance! By plugging your electric instrument or a
microphone into your sound card to listen and critique your progress.