„In tihs unique video, Fred features nine well-known
songs from Bob Dylan's numbers and illustrates the ins and outs
of them completely. Instrumental solos and introduction &
ending with melody, plus Accompaniment, are taught. You can learn
Dylan's hits arranged by Fred and many other things like fingerpicking
back-up pattern, ideas of playing solo, various chord positions,
„Each song is demonstrated in normal tempo first, and then slow playing and split screen let you see exactly right-hand picking and left-hand chord form. The guitar arrangements are taken down in tab clearly and also lyrics and lead notation appear. This video is for beginners and intermediate students.
featuring Don't Think Twice, The Times They Are A Changing, Lay Lady Lay, BIowin' IN THe WInd, Shall Be Released, My Back Pages, Mr. Tambourine Man, Too Much Of Nothing and Just like Tom THumb's Blues
„In this video lesson, Fred selects well-known nine
songs from Paul Simon's numbers and illustrates the ins and outs
of them comletely. Instrumental solos and introduction & endings
with melody, plus acommpaniment, are illustrated. You can learn
Paul Simon's hits arranged by Fred and many other things like
fingerpiking back-up pattern, ideas for solo playing, various
chord positions, etc..
„Each song is demonstrated in normal tempo first, and then slow playing and split screen let you see exactly right-hand picking and left-hand chord form. The guitar arrangements are taken down in tab clearly and also lyrics and lead notation appear. This video is for biginners and intermediate students.
featuring Me and Jurio Down By The Schoolyard, 59th Street Bridge Song (Feelin' Groovy), Scarborough Fair, Mother and Child Reunion, Americn Tune, Mrs. Robinson, Hearts and Bones, The Boxer and Bridge Over Troubled Water
„Nothing sounds as bluesy as a slide guita, and this 70 minute video shows you how it's done on electric and acoustic, solo or with a group. Using classic blues tunes - Little Red Rooster, Sittin' On Top of The World, Reconsider Baby, The Sky Is Crying, Father On Up The Rood and One Way Out - Fred Sokolow shows you how to play and improvise slide in the styles of the great bluesmen - Muddy Waters, Elmore James, Mississippi Frecd McDowell and Duane Allman.
In this video you will learn:
„Solos, backup licks, turnarounds and fills in three tunings: open G, open D and standard.
„How to play slide in any key.
„How to improvise solos in standard and open tunings using moveable blues boxes.
You can surely learn each arrangement by close-up video system that help you to understand what each hands is doing and detailed tab. Fred is well known for his plain lessons. This exciting video is a great introduction to the soulful world of Bottleneck/slide guitar.
„In this video, you'll learn six timeless tunes from start to finish: how to play backup while you sing them, and how to play a beautiful chord-melody solo/instrumental for each song. The tunes are arranged for beginners: there are no difficult chords, and Fred goes over the tricky spots in each tune before playing it...then you'll watch him replay the song, slower, on a split screen with close-ups of both hands. Just for fun, Fred includes the rarely-heard introductory verses to three of the songs. Best of all, you can read all six arrangements (tablature, music and chord grids) in the booklet that comes with this video. Chord soloing (playing the melody and chords at the same time) is a very complete and satisfying guitar style. This lesson will get you started and Fred's relaxed teaching style makes it easy.
Titles include: Summertime, Fly Me To the Moon, Georgia On My Mind, It Had To Be You, What a Wonderful World, Ain't Misbehavin'