Guitar for Dummies Deluxe

An easy and fun way to start learning the guitar Deluxe version including volumes 1 & 2 Notice: Download only. No physical product will be shipped. Guitar For Dummies Deluxe gives you everything you need to get started and more! This two disc set includes Guitar For Dummies Level 1 & Level 2 CD-R ...Read more
Price: US$ 59.95


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An easy and fun way to start learning the guitar

Deluxe version including volumes 1 & 2

Notice: Download only. No physical product will be shipped.

Guitar For Dummies Deluxe gives you everything you need to get started and more! This two disc set includes Guitar For Dummies Level 1 & Level 2 CD-ROMs.

Over 180 step-by-step lessons will take you from basics such as stringing your guitar to playing chords, reading music notation, fingerpicking and much more.

Instant Feedback listens to your playing and highlights notes played correctly in melodies so you can learn faster.

Have fun playing along with live recorded songs or MIDI tracks you can slow down or speed up.

Your teacher is professional guitarist Kevin Garry, Ph.D., from the University of Colorado at Boulder, who demonstrates techniques in full-motion videos. The excellent teaching he offers will help you become a good guitarist and offers exceptional value.

Interactive and fun, Guitar for Dummies Deluxe includes:
• Over 180 step-by-step video-enhanced lessons.
• Over 50 high-quality videos with full-screen option.
• Animated fretboard displays fingering positions as the music plays.
• Includes an automatic tuner, metronome, digital recorder, and chord dictionary.
• Finger Tracker shows you the note you’re playing on the fretboard.

Disc 1 – Guitar For Dummies Level 1 – Chapters:
• About the Guitar
• Simple Chords and Strumming
• More Chords and Adding Accents
• Slash Chords and Chord Progressions
• Rock Strumming and Power Chords
• Playing the Blues
• Modern Rock Strumming
• Movable Power Chords

Disc 2 – Guitar For Dummies Level 2 – Chapters:
• Reading Tablature and Playing Melodies
• Bass-Note Strum with Country Tunes
• Fingerpicking – from Arpeggio to Travis
• Reading Standard Music Notation

Learn to play 80 hit songs, including:
Knockin’ on Heaven’s Door” - Acoustic version – Bob Dylan
and Rock version – in the style of Guns N’ Roses
Little Red Rooster” - Made famous by the Rolling Stones
Scarborough Fair” - Various artists
Downtown Train” - Made famous by Rod Stewart
Ode to Joy” - Ludwig van Beethoven
House of the Rising Sun” - Various artists
Dreamboat Annie” - Heart
Uncle John’s Band” - The Grateful Dead
La Bamba” - Made famous by Los Lobos
... and many more!


System requirements

Windows®:
Windows XP/Vista/Windows 7/Windows 8/Windows 10
internet connection for download and activation

Macintosh®:
Mac OS X 10.5 or later
internet connection for download and activation