Rock House announced the release of two instructional DVDs featuring Rusty Cooley, one of the most popular and technically proficient guitar players of this generation. The new products titled Fretboard Autopsy Level 1 & level 2 has Rusty teaching his unique approach to fretboard visualization through shapes, patterns and years of model knowledge.
Vicki Genfan guides you on an engaging exploration of 11 colorful and versatile open tunings that you can use for original compositions, arrangements, vamps, jams and creative development.
Stu Hamm's Fretboard Fitness digs deep into bass guitar fretboard navigation, finger agility and the theoretical knowledge necessary to play all styles of music. If you consider yourself an intermediate bass guitar player, Stu Hamm's Fretboard Fitness is the bass boot camp you need to take your skills to the next level.
Learn, visualise and remember the notes on the fretboard with Matthew Von Doran This superb DVD will teach you a system that organizes the fretboard in a way that enables you to quickly visualize any scale, chord or arpeggio pattern, and also knowing each note’s name & function. Whether you are practicing, improvising, composing or performing, this approach allows you to make note choices on the fly. By increasing your response time to any given musical situation you’re in, you’ll achieve a greater creative freedom, no matter where you are on the fretboard.
This incredible DVD will show you how to strengthen your grasp of scale, chord & arpeggio vocabulary on the guitar by going from the big picture to the little picture of how it all works together. By exploring the shapes within the shapes on the fretboard, you'll see how all of your patterns can be integrated into one macro-visualization.
Learn and remember fretboard essentials with Jamie Humphries This DVD will help you master essential basic concepts. Learn over 100 chords, memorise the notes on the neck, understand major chord scales, pentatonic and blues scales by simply remembering five shapes! Also contains licks and runs that will help you to maximise your fingerboard knowledge Jamie Humphries is the author of the acclaimed Giants Of Rock and Giants Of Metal guitar courses. He is a tutor at one of the UK's leading music colleges, and a regular contributor to Guitar Techniques magazine.
Featuring more than three hours of video instruction, this extended master class picks up where Mastering Fretboard Harmony left off, delving deeper into the immense realm of music theory and harmonic principles as practiced in Western music. Instructor Jimmy Brown thoroughly discusses a broad range of harmony-related topics for intermediate to advanced players. He reveals the inner workings of the symmetrical diminished and augmented scales, explores hexatonic scale harmony, explains the chord-scale relationships that exist within the harmonic and melodic minor scales, and demonstrates their most interesting applications, particularly for soloing over exotic chords. As a bonus, Mastering Fretboard Harmony Part 2 comes with a 54-page digital TAB booklet that features 294 examples.