A complete course in guitar for class, individual or self tuition. Written to reflect prevailing views on good instrumental teaching, it combines techniques from both the classical and pop/folk traditions. Wide-ranging and holistic in its approach, Guitar Academy, Book 1 includes all the important subject areas in a single volume: music reading, repertoire, technique, theory, songs/chords, improvisation and composition, ear training.
This method has been thoroughly tested in the classroom and is effective for both children and adults. The clear explanations, illustrations and accompanying CD also make this an ideal tutor for individual and self tuition.