The long-awaited method from the best-selling author of "Pumping Nylon". This book is designed to progressively enable you to confidently play the classical guitar and prepare you for a lifetime of enjoyment of classical repertoire.
In this book, Volume 1 of a 5-Volume Progressive Classical Guitar Method, you will learn:
-How to read music
-Some of the most essential rhythms and play them on the guitar
-Basic music theory
-Basic finger dexterity by learning and drilling many of the basic finger patterns guitarists use
Includes a DVD to make learning with the book easier and more enjoyable, with lots of helpful graphics and various angles.
ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Scott Tennant is a world-renowned concert artist and teacher, and is a founding member of the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet. His first book, "Pumping Nylon", has been a best-seller in its field since it was first published in 1995, and is considered to be the ultimate guide to advanced guitar technique.
When he is not concertizing or teaching master classes and workshops, Mr. Tennant lives in the Los Angeles area and is on the faculty of the University of Southern California's Thornton School of Music.