There are eight parts to this paperback which sits nicely on a music stand. The lively introduction is followed by "The Strokes," "Arpeggios," "Typical Be-Bop Phrases," "Articulations," among others. The conclusion sums everything up in a well-thought out approach.
This is an instruction book which would make a fine gift for those interested in learning more about performing jazz guitar from a man who knows how to play jazz guitar. Highly recommended. The DVD video is greatly enjoyable.THE ART OF PICKING with accompanying DVD video will capture the imagination of jazz guitar performers and those who enjoy the pickings of Jimmy Bruno! A wonderful treat is in store for you with this Jimmy Bruno item.