The Guitar

The Guitar

A Guide for Students and Teachers

Book - 1988
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The guitar occupies a unique position in the history of Western music. It has always enjoyed wide popularity as an instrument of popular music, yet it also forms a bridge to the classic tradition. The contributors to this wide-ranging survey include some of the best-known names in the guitarworld: Charles Ramirez, Carlos Bonell, Brian May, Alphonso Johnson, John Etheridge, Bert Jansch, and Paco Pena. Between them they bring together tha various aspects of learning and teaching, repertoire and technique, embracing not only the essentials of lead, bass, folk, flamenco, and jazz guitar,in a handbook of unparalleled authority.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1988.
ISBN: 9780193174214
Characteristics: xviii, 284 p. : ill., music ; 23 cm.
Additional Contributors: Stimpson, Michael


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