Monday, October 20, 2014
Other Stanton's Categories
 
Play Acoustic (Bk/Cd)
Add to Wishlist

Play Acoustic (Bk/Cd)

Sheet Music
Voicing/Format Guitar
Composer Hunter, Dave
Publisher Hal Leonard Publishing Corp

Price: $29.95

Catalog #00331294

UPC code: 073999312942

Unavailable for Digital Delivery

The acoustic guitar is the instrument of the people and Play Acoustic tells the people how to play it. This detailed and beautifully illustrated book explores the history of the acoustic guitar, from the jazz age to the folk revolutions of the early 1960s and late 1990s to the current rebirth of bluegrass and the singer-songwriter boom of the past decade. Skilled professional musicians and experienced tutors coach the reader through 11 styles, using exercises suitable to novice players new to each style and working up to full pieces and advanced techniques. Entire chapters are devoted to folk, rock and pop, blues, country, bluegrass, jazz, and more, with detailed guidance through both musical notation and tablature, diagrams, and explanatory text. An accompanying CD also offers listening examples of the most crucial of these exercises, to help players master each style.

Today's News
  • Simply Beautiful

    Simply Beautiful

    This collection of nineteen hymn arrangements has a wonderful selection of various hymn tunes and gospel songs.  Several arrangers have contributed to this book of sacred sheet music.  The arrangements vary in difficulty from simple to moderately difficult, and include... Read More ›

  • “The Stars Point the Way”

    “The Stars Point the Way”

    For a special feature for your treble ensembles in your upcoming holiday performances, Stanton’s suggests: The Stars Point the Way by Mark Sirett The Stars Point the Way was commissioned by the Cantilon Choirs of Edmonton, Alberta and was awarded... Read More ›

Visit Jukebox

Stanton's Jukebox is a specialized "wish list" that allows directors to research purchases, arrange concert programs, create personalized URLs, compare scores study and forward playlists to your students.