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Alternate Tunings for Guitar

by Dave Whitehill

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  • 13 Currently reading

Published by Hal Leonard Corporation .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Instruction & Study - General,
  • Music / Instruction & Study,
  • Music/Songbooks,
  • Music

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL7814475M
    ISBN 100793582199

    Beginning with the 6th string, tune each string to the keyboard and alternate back and forth between plucking your string and striking the corresponding key. If available, use the right-most floor pedal on the piano to hold the note while tuning your guitar until the two tones align. Will Ackerman Windham County, Vermont. Note: For guitarists interested in open tunings, I've come across a great little book by Patrick Breen which does a lot to introduce players to a range of open tunings used by Michael Hedges, Alex deGrassi, Joni Mitchell, Nick .

      (Guitar Educational). Create a variety of new chord & note voicings, emulate the feel of other instruments, make slide guitar easier, and just plain blaze new trails with alternate tunings! This book features detailed info on how to retune, common scale and chord fingerings, listings of songs Author: Richard Maloof. Mark Greyland's book Guitar Tuning Reference, wherein he explains much about the internal logic of alternate tunings. It includes more than tunings, many in use by well-known players. It includes more than tunings, many in use by well-known players.


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Alternate Tunings for Guitar by Dave Whitehill Download PDF EPUB FB2

Many guitar players use alternate tunings, which differ from standard tuning. The use of alternate tunings (non-standard tunings) are found throughout the history of the classical guitar and are a major factor in the playing of blues slide guitar.

Many alternate tunings. Online shopping from a great selection at Books Store. Books Advanced Search New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More Advanced Search New Releases Amazon Charts Best Sellers & More. The Alternate Tuning Guide shows you how to slip your guitar into all the popular alternate tunings, shows you how to finger open and bar chords, how to play representative scales, and graphically displays the notes as they appear on the fretboard.

Each tuning is briefly discussed and its strengths and limitations are examined. The Complete Book of Alternate Tunings - Guitar Instrument: Guitar Media: Book - TAB Author: Mark Hanson Publisher: Music Sales America Hundreds of guitar tunings in all styles, from folk to Celtic to rock, are included in this unique volume.

It covers artists such as Alternate Tunings for Guitar book, Kottke, Sonic Youth, Cooder, Crosby Stills & Nash, Pearl Jam, and Rating: % positive. Alternate tunings are an important part of today's guitar playing for any style.

This book introduces you to more than 50 essential tunings needed for rock, acoustic, blues, alternative and metal styles, and features tunings accompanied by typical progressions and grooves of each, as well as performance notes.

CD includes samples of each. This book is the industry standard for guitar alternate tunings. With chapters on 17 popular tunings and info on 30+ more, it includes historical info, tuning charts, chord grids, scales, how to create tunings, and listings of artists’ tunings and capo positions.

Thus, your typical baritone would be tuned (low to high) B, E, A^, D^, F#, and B. Note: the "^" symbol denotes the raised octave. Pat tunes his baritone A to A, so if you want to follow more precisely in his sonic footsteps, try tuning your baritone to A, D, G^, C^, E, A.

Note: We previously featured half-Nashville tuning in a post on 1/3/ (Guitar Educational). Create a variety of new chord & note voicings, emulate the feel of other instruments, make slide guitar easier, and just plain blaze new trails with alternate tunings. This book features detailed info on how to retune, common scale and chord fingerings, listings of.

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(Guitar Educational). Unlock the secrets of playing and composing in alternate tunings with this unique, comprehensive book/audio pack. Includes an introduction to alternate tunings and the players who have pioneered them (including tips from David Wilcox, David Crosby, Alex de Grassi, Duncan Sheik and more), 12 in-depth lessons in 11 tunings, 10 full songs to play, a special section on how to.

Unlock the secrets of playing and composing in alternate tunings with this unique, comprehensive book/CD pack. Includes an introduction to alternate tunings and the players who have pioneered them (including tips from David Wilcox, David Crosby, Alex de Grassi, Duncan Sheik and more), 12 in-depth lessons in 11 tunings, 10 full songs to play, a special section on how to create your own tunings.

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Covers the chord forms available for each and how various tunings have been usedCategory: Guitar Method or Supplement. 8 Alternate Tunings For Guitar and How to Use Them - The Ultimate Open Tunings Lesson Tutorial - Duration: LickNRiff - Free Guitar Educat views Create a variety of new chord & note voicings, emulate the feel of other instruments, make slide guitar easier, and just plain blaze new trails with alternate tunings.

This book features detailed info on how to retune, common scale and chord fingerings, listings of songs that use these tunings, and more.

Over 30 alternate tuning, with chord frames in standard notation and tablature. Fits in your guitar case. SPECIAL ORDER ONLY usually ships in weeks. The book features tunings and string gauges for Rock, Blues, Country, Hawaiian, Western Swing, Folk, Celtic, Bluegrass, Jazz, Pop, Cajun, Ambient, Classical, Raga and every genre in between.

Presented in an easy-to-read, graphic manner, the strings, notes, and musical intervals for each tuning are shown along with comments about the tuning; its.

Book Every time I pick up the guitar I am inspired by the mystery and wonder of alternate tunings. Each one is a universe of tonality where layers of sound unfold in beautiful and magical ways. The Complete Book of Alternate Tunings Guitar Lessons Tab Learn How to Play.

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(HL).Centerstream Publishing Open Guitar Tunings Book Open Guitar Tunings is the only book that illustrates over 75 different tunings in easy-to-read diagrams. Includes tunings used by artists such as Chet Atkins, Michael Hedges, Jimmy Page, Joe Satriani and more for rock, blues, bluegrass, folk and country styles including Open D (for slide guitar 5/5(1).This book deals with open tunings in general - primarily open E, A, D & G.

This information is also applicable to almost any open tuning. Understanding these 4 tunings should be of help in exploring & using the endless combinations of open string tunings on both 6 & 12 string guitars, slide guitar, dobro, banjo, violin, mandolin, uke, etc.