Richard Thompson

Richard Thompson Teaches Traditional Guitar Instrumentals

by Richard Thompson
$19.99
sku: 49-841083
Book with online audio. A legendary guitarist teaches the intricacies of his unique guitar style through the analysis and breakdown of traditional English, Scottish and Irish instrumentals. You'll learn arrangements of eight superb dance tunes, chosen from his vast repertoire and covering a variety of rhythmic and tonal styles. Richard's unusual tunings, right-hand rhythms and stylistic innovations will help you get the maximum musical expression from your instrument as you build a repertoire of solo arrangements. Each piece is broken down, variations are developed, and the guitar techniques explained in detail. The online audio can be streamed or downloaded and includes PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right. Part of the Listen & Learn series, a joint publication of Homespun and Hal Leonard. Note/tab. 23 pp.   More Details...
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Songs:

  • Banish Misfortune
  • McCloud's Reel
  • Maggie Cameron
  • Dargai
  • The Poppy Leaf Hornpipe
  • Rakish Paddy
  • Jenny Lind Polka
  • Strathspey