Mel Bays Private Lessons Series contains 12 excellent learning books with play-along CDs each aimed at the jazz guitarist. Each book contains 37 or more pages and has a CD.
Mel Bay Publications has done a remarkable thing in putting together this series and each book will have definite appeal to guitarists! Books can be ordered separately.
Here are the books each title is self-explanatory and written by a well-known guitar expert.
Guitar: Arpeggio Studies On Jazz Standards by Mimi Fox.
Jazz Ear Training: Learning to Hear Your Way Through Music by Steve Masakowski.
Modern Chords: Advanced Harmony for Guitar by Vic Juris.
Advanced Jazz Guitar Improvisation by Barry Greene.
Rock/Fusion Improvising by Carl Filipiak.
Coltrane Changes: Applications of Advanced Jazz Harmony for Guitar by Corey Christiansen.
Jazz Intros and Endings by Ron Eschete.
Jazz Pentatonics: Advanced Improvising Concepts for Guitar by Bruce Saunders.
Modern Blues: Advanced Blues Reharmonizations & Melodic Ideas for Guitar by Bruce Saunders.
Blues/Rock Improv by Jon Finn.
Creative Comping Concepts for Jazz Guitar by Mark Boling.
The Changes: Guide Tones for Jazz Chords Lines & Comping for Guitar by Sid Jacobs.
Each book is written clearly and with much detail and each author is a master guitarist and expert in his or her field of expertise. These are the kind of excellent well-crafted music instruction books for guitar that guitarists need for ready reference and practice. You can"t go wrong with any of these books!
Have your Public Librarian order them today for its library patron enjoyment. Highly recommended each book is an educational gem!'Get these for yourself and have your Public Library order a set! Perfect education tools for jazz guitarists to learn by!