Essential Elements For Guitar - Comprehensive Guitar Method, Book 1

From Hal Leonard

by Will Schmid and Bob Morris

Take your guitar teaching to a new level! Hal Leonard's top-selling comprehensive method for band and strings is now also available for guitar. With the time-tested classroom teaching methods of Will Schmid and Bob Morris, popular songs in a variety of styles, and quality demonstration and backing tracks, Essential Elements for Guitar is sure to become a staple of guitar teachers' instruction - and get beginning guitar students off to a great start.

This method has been designed to meet the National Standards for Music Education, with features such as cross-curricular activities, quizzes, multicultural songs, basic improvisation and more. Concepts covered in Book 1 include: getting started; basic music theory; guitar chords; notes on each string; music history; ensemble playing; performance spotlights; and much more!

Songs used in Book 1 include such hits as:

  • Dust In The Wind
  • Eleanor Rigby
  • Every Breath You Take
  • Hey Jude
  • Hound Dog
  • Let It Be
  • Ode To Joy
  • Rock Around The Clock
  • Stand By Me
  • Surfin' U.S.A.
  • Sweet Home Chicago
  • This Land Is Your Land
  • You Really Got Me
  • and more

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Add to Wish List UPC: 4294967295 ISBN: 9780634054341

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