Fretboard Roadmaps - Lap Steel Guitar: The Essential Patterns That All Great Steel Players Know and
(Guitar Educational). Take your lap steel guitar playing to the next level with this great package that will teach you how to play solos, licks and backups, all over the fretboard, in any key, plus teach you how to navigate in several tunings including G, D, E7 and more. Easy-to-follow diagrams and instruction are included for beginning, intermediate and advanced students. 63 demonstration audio tracks of tunes and licks matching the music examples in the book are available for download or streaming online.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 1480396567
- UPC: 888680021986
First Lessons Lap Steel
First Lessons Lap Steel is a fun and easy approach to learning the lap steel guitar. Author Jay Leach explains the basics of the instrument including bar control, picking, and string groups, with fun exercises to play. This book also includes several catchy tunes and an audio recording with play-along tracks. Includes access to online audio.
- ASIN: 0786687525
The Hal Leonard Lap Steel Guitar
(Instructional). The Hal Leonard Lap Steel Guitar Method is designed for anyone just learning to play the six-string lap steel guitar. This comprehensive and easy-to-use beginner's guide by country music veteran Johnie Helms includes many fun songs and hot licks to learn and play. The accompanying online audio contains 95 tracks of hot licks and cool songs for demonstration and play along. Topics include tunings, chords, scales, key positions, right- and left-hand techniques, vibrato, string pulls, slants, music reading, and much more!
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 1423422708
- UPC: 884088117085
Lap Steel Guitar
(Guitar). Centerstream proudly presents the first-ever comprehensive book about lap-steel and console steel guitars. Includes: interviews and profiles of more than 35 of the greatest electric and acoustic steel guitarists of the past and present, representing most forms of music played in the world today; previously unpublished photos and commentary on vintage steel guitars and new instruments from the best modern builders; resources for guitars, amplifiers, accessories, instructional materials, steel guitar tunings; and much more. Players covered include: Junior Brown, Bob Brozman, Jerry Byrd, Papa Cairo, Jody Carver, Cindy Cashdollar, Bruce Clarke, John Ely, Pete Grant, Steve Howe, Andy Iona, Harry Manx, Dick McIntire, Santo & Johnny and dozens of others. 336 pages, with 40 pages of wonderful color!
- Brand: Centerstream Publishing
- ASIN: 1574241346
- UPC: 073999349795
Learn To Play C6 Lap Steel Guitar - For Absolute Beginner to Intermediate
[IMPORTANT - If the link in the eBook does not function on your device, you may request the audio files by emailing the author via his site joedocmusic.com]The Lap Steel Guitar is currently gaining popularity and crossing musical borders from it's traditional stomping grounds in folk, blues, and country music into rock and popular music. With a voice that can cover everything from graceful traditional melodies to the ripping, raw licks of blues and rock, the lap steel can be used in just about any musical style, bringing it's unique voice to the mix.Although not a difficult instrument to learn if you have some prior experience - with guitar, for example - the lap steel presents some unique challenges. Proper left- and right-hand technique is crucial to proper tone and intonation, and playing scales and melodies with a slide is a unique challenge. An amazing variety of chords can also be played on the C6 lap steel, using some tricks of the trade including behind-the-bar bends and bar slant techniques to hit the right notes when you need 'em. You'll learn to play everything from a sweet whisper to an amp-smoking roar.This eBook takes you from the very basics through more intermediate/advanced techniques, all supported with notation/tablature examples and audio files (MP3 examples)....
- ASIN: B00O5Z7OQY
Basic C6th Nonpedal Lap Steel
Made famous by the legendary Jerry Byrd, the C6 tuning [CEGACE] for the non-pedal lap steel guitar has many advantages due to its versatility. The tuning is especially useful in playing two and three-string chord combinations and for easy single-string passages. Patience, dedication and many hours of practice are needed to perfect the "slant" bar positions, especially the reverse slants, but the end result is well worth the effort. This excellent text, written by Steel Guitar and Country Music Hall of Fame member DeWitt Scott, is written in standard notation and tablature. This book comes with online audio.
- Brand: Mel Bay Publications Inc
- ASIN: 078668819X
GeorgeBoards C6 Lessons for Beginners Lots of Good Stuff to Know About Lap Steel Guitar - Part
- ASIN: B01FZUF0AE
Complete Steel Guitar Method- Guitar (Lap Steel)
Now complete in one volume, this time-honored method addresses the six-string lap steel guitar in E7 tuning. This approach incorporates both note reading and melody chord playing. The melody chord approach is the one utilized and made famous by New Orlean
- Brand: Mel Bay
- ASIN: B00065Q3T6
- UPC: 796279000383
Gibson Electric Steel Guitars:
This book recounts the story of all the electric steel guitars – or electric “Hawaiian” guitars, as they were called during most of their tenure – that were built by Gibson between 1935 and 1967. Hawaiian guitars were the most popular form of electric guitars until the 1950s, and they contributed to some crucial developments in pickups and amplification in addition to lending their voice to the earliest solid body electrics. Aesthetically, the early postwar instruments are also amongst the coolest designs ever produced by Gibson.•Over 450 illustrations, including a wealth of color pictures, catalog reproductions, and patent drawings• A comprehensive section on dating instruments as well as detailed shipping totals for the 1935-1967 period.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 1423457021
- UPC: 884088257392
C6th Gold - 30 Great Songs Arranged For Lap Steel Guitar in C6th
C6th Gold: 30 Great Songs Arranged for Lap Steel in C6th Tuning For 6-string Lap Steel Guitar Tuned: (Hi to Low) E C A G E C. The C6th tuning is extremely versatile for arranging chords and melodies across a wide variety of musical genres. The 30 songs in this book run the gamut from Pop, Country, Reggae, Celtic and Rockabilly to Hawaiian and Jazz standards. They use the full resources of the instrument including full chords, thirds, sixths, octaves, harmonics, etc. yet aren't overly difficult for the average player. Playable on 8-string guitars too. 161 pages. Songs: A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square Adventures In Paradise Be-Bop-A-Lula Caravan Crazy Deep River Blues Estrelitta (Little Star) Hula Blues It Might as Well Be Spring -REVISED It Might as Well Be Spring Jamiaca Farewell Jitterbug Waltz Misty Moanin' Night Life No Woman No Cry Norwegian Wood Pâ`au`au Waltz Poor Side of Town Remington Ride Rosemary (Herb Alpert) Shenandoah South of Honolulu Star of the County Down (Traditional) Sunrise (Chet Atkins) Surf Medley Sweet Corn (Jerry Byrd) The Warmth of the Sun Waikiki (Andy Cummings) Watch What Happens Witchcraft
- ASIN: 097607057X