Saturday, June 7, 2008

Aaron Shearer Learning the Classic Guitar Part 1

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Aaron Shearer Learning the Classic Guitar Part 1

Aaron Shearer is one of the most widely recognized and respected classic guitar teachers in America.These book series is well organised.These 3 books are musts for a serious classical guitar student.

Part 1 Chapters Include Detailed Instruction On:
Tuning, Approaching Guitar Study, Four Principles of Efficient Muscle Function, Positioning the Guitar, Tone Production, Beginning Right Hand Training, Beginning Left Hand Training, Training the Right Hand Fingers, Beginning Free Stroke with Your Fingers, Sympathetic Movement, Alternation, Principles of String Crossing, Developing Right Hand Speed, Comparing Rest Stroke and Free Stroke.

Part 2 Chapters Include Numerous Musical Compositions and Studies On:
Learning to Read Music, Beginning to Read and Play Music, Solo Playing of Music in Two Parts, Beginning Free Stroke/Sounding Two Notes Simultaneously, Beginning Arpeggios/ Sympathetic Movement, Playing Scales, Further Development of Chords and Arpeggios, String Damping, Solfege, Memorizing Music.

Part 3 Concentrates on Interpretation and Performance Development. Chapters Include:
Approaching Expressive Interpretation, The Basis of Expressive Playing/Enhancing and Creating Musical Contrast, The Moving and Shaping Forces of Music, Organizing Rhythmic Contrasts/ Note Grouping and Phrasing, Applying Note Grouping and Phrasing, Pieces for Study.

Performance Development
Introduction (The Cause of Performance Anxiety, Evaluating Your Situation, Regarding Technique and Memorization)
Approaching Performance Development (Performance Anxiety and Negative Concerns, Dealing With Errors During Performance, Replacing Negative Concerns with Positive Concerns, Summary)
Beginning Performance Development (Before You Begin, The Practice Performance, Establishing Your Concentration, Two Kinds of Performances, Developmental Performance Procedure, Approaching the Formal DP, Learning Effective Stage Conduct, Carrying the Guitar, Guidelines for Walking to the Chair, Guidelines for Bowing, Practicing a Formal DP, The Expressive Performance, Summary).

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Aaron Shearer Learning the Classic Guitar Part 1


Neil Asher said...

PLEASE can you e-mail me a copy of the aaron shearer books, I would love to see these as I am a student and this would be brilliant to help me with my practice, I would be eternally grateful and happy to reciprocate with books or mp3's etc with warmest wishes from a fellow guitarist - Neil neil.k.asher (@)

Addy Ho said...

Link fixed. Please re-download

Neil Asher said...

Thank you!! I owe you BIG time!! Can I return the favour? I have loads of brilliant classical guitar CD's in fact I've just got John Williams new CD "From a bird" would you like a copy? if so I'll host it on a server for you and send you the link. Let me know and thanks again! Neil


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