The Ultimate Guide to Perfect Guitar Technique
Discover Chris Brooks’ 3 in 1 Picking & Tapping Guitar Technique Collection
This ground-breaking guitar technique collection brings together three bestselling books by rock guitar virtuoso Chris Brooks. Master the essential techniques of alternate picking, economy picking and tapping to open up a new vista of exciting licks and musical possibilities. Get access to:
• Over 370 exercises and musical examples
• Over 3 hours of audio you can download for free
• Bonus video content
Book One: Alternate Picking Guitar Technique
This complete method teaches you everything from building firm foundations to performing blazing, musical etudes. You’ll master:
• Fundamental pick grips and movements
• Changing strings correctly to avoid your pick getting “trapped”
• Essential scale sequences to build your musical technique
• Musical etudes that make key concepts fun and musical
Book Two: Economy Picking Guitar Technique
Economy picking is like two powerful picking systems in one – the strengths of alternate picking with the unbeatable efficiency of sweep picking. Each jam-packed chapter focuses on an essential aspect of economy picking technique and application, with plenty of licks and drills to reinforce every concept. You’ll master:
• Where and when to apply economy picking
• Ascending and descending sweep strokes
• Picking patterns optimised for economy and creativity
• How your heroes play their legendary licks
Book Three: Rock Guitar Tapping Technique
Tapping is an essential guitar technique and has found its way into most modern genres. Once mastered, a whole new palette of sounds and textures is available to enhance your creativity.
This book contains six powerful modules to make your guitar tapping pop!
Module 1: Learn the perfect mechanics for tapping and a range of cool licks and discover articulation techniques.
Module 2: Get the most from single-string tapping with a collection of scale sequenced, arpeggio-based and ostinato licks. Learn etudes in the style of Eddie Van Halen and Randy Rhoads.
Module 3: Learn how to extend pentatonic patterns with tapped notes to create powerful licks. Discover polyrhythms and explore advanced blues scale ideas.
Module 4: Create diatonic modal licks and sequences. Learn three-note-per-string legato runs in the style of Reb Beach and Steve Vai. Play string-skipping taps in the style of Guthrie Govan and Michael Romeo.
Module 5: Master three-octave string-skipping triads, seventh arpeggios and extensions, and how to sequence arpeggios. Play lines in the style of Michael Romeo, Guthrie Govan and Steve Vai.
Bonus Module 6: Get refined with tapped harmonics, crosshanded tapping, and multi-finger lines. Learn the approaches of the greats with a collection of absolutely killer licks.
All in all, Chris Brooks’ 3 in 1 Picking & Tapping Guitar Technique Collection contains everything you’ll ever need to know about building perfect technique, and applying it musically.
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