Hal Leonard Corporation, Jan 1, 1989 - Music - 120 pages
Today's top guitar players present the fundamentals of speed and accuracy. This unusual collection of pyrotechnical guitar instruction is dedicated to the unabashed quest for speed - not just playing better, but faster! Whatever style you favor and whatever your level of playing ability, you'll find plenty here to strengthen and refine the rhythm, structure and tempo of your solo playing. Unique and exclusive hot topics are provided from experts like Chet Atkins, Steve Morse, Dan Crary, Mark O'Connor, Stefan Grossman, Arlen Roth... and hot solos from Tony Rice, David Bromber, Eddie Van Halen, Clarence White, Django Reinhardt...and more.
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