Guitar for Dummies
ISBN: 1119293359
EAN13: 9781119293354
Language: English
Pages: 416
Dimensions: 1.00" H x 9.00" L x 7.00" W
Weight: 2.00 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Publisher: For Dummies
Book Overview
The bestselling guide now updated with video demonstrations and audio tracks online The guitar is one of the most versatile instruments in the world, which is why it's so appealing to musicians. Guitar For Dummies , 4th Edition gives you everything a beginning or intermediate acoustic or electric guitarist needs: from buying a guitar to tuning it, playing it, and caring for it. Fully revised and updated, with online video and audio clips that help you learn and play along, you'll explore everything from simple chords and melodies to more challenging exercises that are designed to satisfy players of all levels. Additionally, new players can dive into the basics of guitar and accessory selection. Whether you prefer the cool sounds of the acoustic or the edgier tones of the electric, your guitar will get a lot of use as you play your way through the lessons presented in this integral book. But your journey doesn't stop at the last page With an updated multimedia component, you have access to more than 80 online videos and 35 audio tracks that help build your talent. Play along with online videos and audio tracks to develop and reinforce your new skills Tune your guitar, change strings, and make simple repairs to keep your instrument in working order Choose the right guitar and equipment for your needs Explore numerous musical styles, including rock, blues, jazz, and country Guitar For Dummies , 4th Edition guides you in the development of your strumming talent--and who knows where that can take you
Editor Reviews
From the Back Cover Tune, change strings, and make basic repairs Play different musical styles including rock, blues, and more Access to over 85 videos and 95 audio tracks online Strum your way to stardom Whether you prefer the cool sounds of the acoustic or the edgier tones of the electric, your guitar will get a lot of use as you play your way through this edition of Guitar For Dummies . But your journey doesn't stop at the last page -- access more than 85 online videos and 95 audio tracks that will help you continue to build your ability. Inside... Shop for a guitar and accessories Discover the parts of the guitar Hold and tune your guitar Listen to more than 95 audio tracks View more than 85 videos online Ten great songs for beginners