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Homespun Tapes Blues Guitar, Happy Traum, Book and 3 CD pack, ISBN 1932964320 Homespun Tapes Blues Guitar -by- Happy Traum. Book and 3 CD pack. Guitar instruction set of book and 3 CDs. Learn to play dozens of songs, licks and exciting fingerpicking techniques in the styles of the great blues players, even if you have never played blues before. Taught by Happy Traum. NEW. Still sealed in plastic sleeve. Completely unused. (Homespun Tapes. Woodstock, NY) ISBN 1932964320. Book + 3 CDs. Unused. Still entirely sealed into plastic sleeve.
Product Id: GR21158
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E-Z Method for Spanish Guitar for sale, used guitar lesson books for sale E-Z Method for Spanish Guitar. A very easy and practical system containing just the necessary material for self instruction. Used instruction book for Spanish Guitar. (J Albert & Son. Sydney. 1937) 32 pages. Light wear and creasing to edges and corners of cover. Music shop inked stamp on rear cover. Pages are in excellent condition.
Product Id: GR21339
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The Complete Guitar Player for sale, Russ Shipton, OP48197, ISBN 0711984492, used guitar lesson books 
for sale, used instruction books for guitar for sale The Complete Guitar Player (containing Books 1, 2 and 3) -by- Russ Shipton. Used guitar lesson book. A complete programme which enables you to play right from lesson one even if you have no previous knowledge of music or the guitar. Includes a pull-out chord chart. 128 pages. OP48197. ISBN 0711984492. (Omnibus Press. 2001) Corners of covers are bumped. Light stain on lower corner of pages at the rear of the book. Else very good.
Product Id: GR21600
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Guitar Lessons Books 1-3 (Las primeras, segundas y terceras lecciones de guitarra) -by- Julio S Sagreras. Guitar Heritage Series. Three volumes in one book. Text in English, Spanish, French and German. (MB96580. Mel Bay Chanterelle. 1996) ISBN 0786627239. Used book. Spiral-bound softcover guitar lesson book. 128 pages. Corners bumped. Else very good.
Product Id: GR18334
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The Irish DADGAD Guitar Book: Playing and Backing Traditional Irish Music on Open-Tuned Guitar -by- Sarah McQuaid. Used book. How to use the DADGAD open guitar tuning; the chords; hints on playing Irish music; and plenty of the very best traditional tunes in easy to read tablature as well as standard music notation. (OMB108. Ossian Publications. London. 1995) ISBN 0946005931. 93 pages. In excellent condition.
Product Id: GR18175
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How to Play Guitar -by- Ernie Ball, Phase 1, Phase 2 and Phase 3. 3 used volumes. A course in beginning guitar playing. (Ernie Ball. Newport Beach, CA. 1966-1972) 3 volumes. Softcover books. Name of previous owner written on front covers. Covers are poor: insect damage, worn, torn on edges and corners, grubby. Staples have rusted. Pages are good.
Product Id: GR18193
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100 Famous guitar Introductions. Fast Forward Series. These amazing guitar introductions are as famous as the songs themselves. Written in easy to ready tablature and standard music notation for all guitar players. Book only - no CD. (Conway Editions. New York. 1989) ISBN 0711921288. Used guitar book. Softcover book. 48 pages. Covers are grubby and creased. Corners bumped. Marks on some pages. Else good.
Product Id: GR18174
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Russ Shipton's Rock and Pop Guitar: An Exciting Guitar Course in One Book -by- Russ Shipton. A complete graded guitar course - 4 volumes in one book. (16003. International Music Publications. UK. 1989) ISBN 0863593038. Used softcover guitar instruction book. 192 pages. Names written on title page. Corners bumped. Pages are very good.
Product Id: GR17988
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Bluegrass Guitar -by- Happy Traum. Used instruction and songs for lead and back-up bluegrass guitar. Graded from easy to advanced with over 30 songs and tunes in both standard music notation and tablature. Transcriptions in the styles of Clarence White, Dan Crary, Charlie Waller, Peter Rowan and others. Vinyl record is not included. (Oak Publications. Original edition. 1974) ISBN 0825601533. Used book. Softcover. 127 pages. Vinyl record is not included. Covers are lightly worn. Rear page is creased. Else pages are very good.
Product Id: GR20420
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Pedal Steel Guitar -by- Winnie Winston and Bill Keith. Used Book+CD. A complete guide to the pedal steel guitar. Beginning to advanced instruction in the Eb tuning and an introduction to C/6 tuning; with special sections on additional knee levers; chord theory and its application; right hand blocking; set-up and maintenance of the instrument; fully illustrated with photographs and diagrams; in pedal steel tablature. Includes the personal tunings of Al Perkins, Buddy Cage, Curly Chalker, Hal Rugg, Weldon Myrick, Pete Drake and many other professional greats. (OK 63115. Oak Publications. New York. 1975) ISBN 082560169X. Used softcover guitar book. 125 pages. CD is unused and is still sealed into its plastic pouch inside the front cover. Book is bumped at top of spine; also has a stale tobacco scent. Else in very good condition.
Product Id: GR17960
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The Complete Rock and Pop Guitar Player Omnibus Edition -by- Rikky Rooksby. Book + 3 CDs. A complete method for playing electric guitar from the beginning to advanced playing; no previous knowledge of the guitar or music needed; three books in one volume with 3 accompanying CDs of soundalike backing tracks; based on the music of the Beatles, Jimi Hendrix, Coldplay, Eric Clapton, Bryan Adams, Bob Marley and many others. (AM977339. Wise Publications. London. Undated) ISBN 1844490505. Used softcover guitar book with 3 CDs. 136 pages. Ex-library with the usual marks, stamps and stickers. In a clear mylar sleeve. CD 1 has been used but has no marks. CDs 2 and 3 are unused and still sealed in their plastic sleeves inside the rear cover. Book is very good apart from the library markings.
Product Id: GR17958
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Traditional, Country and Electric Slide Guitar -by- Arlen Roth. An instruction guide for basic through advanced bottleneck guitar; over 15 tunes in the styles of Robert Johnson, Son House, Duane Allman, Ry Cooder and others; with exercises, runs, chords and tunes in open and standard tunings; written in standard notation and tablature. Includes vinyl record. (OK62836. Oak Publications. New York. 1975) ISBN 0825601622. Used guitar book. Softcover book with vinyl record. 128 pages. Corners are bumped. Covers are worn on edges. Insect damage to edges of title page. Marks and stains on edges of most pages. Text and record are good.
Product Id: GR17954
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Upbeat: Guitar 1: Chords and Melody Playing -by- John Kopke. Used instruction book for guitar. Music cassette is not included. (AS 6492. Ashton Scholastic. Sydney. Reprint. 1987) ISBN 0868964921. 55 pages. Very good.
Product Id: GR20564
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Guitar Country Licks -by- Jay Friedman. Technique book for country and western guitar. The licks have been written for everyone from the beginner to the advanced player using a simple "follow the numbers" diagram along with regular musical notation. Major licks; minor licks; dominant 7th licks; diminished licks; augmented licks; progressions. (Lucky One Music Publisher. 1979) Used softcover guitar book. 96 pages. Light wear to covers. Name written inside front cover. Covers taped on edges. Pages are very good.
Product Id: GR20567
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Beyond Basics Electric Slide Guitar -by- Keith Wyatt. Electric guitar technique book with CD. How to choose the right slide; open "blues" tunings; stylistic licks and patterns; 32 music examples; standard tuning techniques; licks and patterns; Dropped D, Open E tunings; standard notation and tablature. (The Ultimate Beginner Series. Warner Bros Publications. 1997) ISBN 0769200362. Used softcover book with CD. 35 pages. Corners of book are bumped. CD is unmarked. Very good.
Product Id: GR20568
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12-Bar Blues: The Complete Guide for Guitar -by- Dave Rubin. (Inside The Blues) Book and CD package. 24 full-band tracks; covers boogie, shuffle, swing, riff, and jazzy blues progressions; also Chicago, minor, show, bebop, and other blues styles; soloing; intros; turnarounds; accompanying keyboards. Standard music notation and tab. CD is included. (HL00695187. Hal Leonard. 1999) ISBN 0793581818. Used softcover book with CD. 61 pages. CD appears unmarked. Very good.
Product Id: GR20569
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Mel Bay's Fun With The Guitar -by- Mel Bay. Used technique book for guitar. (Mel Bay Publications. 2nd edition. 1962) 40 pages. Covers are worn. Corners bumped. Pages have tanned. Else pages are very good. Songs included in this guitar book are: The Blue Tail Fly; Buffalo Gals; Darling Nellie Gray; Down in The Valley; The Girl I Left behind Me; Good Night Ladies; Hand Me Down My Walking Cane; Home on The Range; In The Evening by The Moonllight; I've Been Working on The Railroad; Little Annie Rooney; Long, Long Ago; The Marine Hymn; My Bonnie; Oh My Darling Clementine; Oh! Susanna; The Old Grey Mare; On Top of Old Smokey; Our Boys Will Shine Tonight; Red River Valley; She'll Be Coming Round The Mountain; Skip to My Lou; There's a Tavern in The Town. (2)
Product Id: GR20416
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Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method Grade I. Book+CD. Instruction book for guitar. Presents the basic material necessary to play contemporary guitar; includes music theory, technical etudes and studes, solos, duets and chord studies in the keys of C, A minor, G and E minor; CD included (MB93200. Mel Bay, 1990) ISBN 0871663546. Used softcover book with CD. 48 pages. CD is unused and still sealed into plastic pouch. Book is bumped on corners. Else very good.
Product Id: GR16469
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FastForward Lead Guitar Licks with Ricky Rooksby. Used book. CD not included. (AM 92448. Wise Publications. London. 1997) ISBN 0711945241. 64 pages. CD not included. Covers are worn on edges. Corners bumped. Pages are very good.
Product Id: GR17711
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Progressive Rhythm Guitar For Beginner to Advanced Students -by- Gary Turner & Brenton White. Technique book for rhythm guitar. A comprehensive, lesson-by-lesson method covering all aspects of rhythm guitar, with special emphasis on rock styles, rhythm patterns and techniques; playing in a group; chord substitution; reading sheet music; theory as it relates to the rhythm guitarist. CD not included. (Koala Publications. 1994 edition) ISBN 0959540474. Used softcover book. 144 pages. Music shop sticker on cover. Covers torn, worn and creased. Corners bumped. Pages are good.
Product Id: GR17726
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Progressive Jazz Bass For Beginner to Advanced Students -by- Stephan Richter. Book+CD. Used technique book for jazz bass guitar. Introduces the beginner to the fundamentals of jazz bass guitar; covers scales, arpeggios, rhythm, walking bass lines and music theory; many lines and grooves played over a variety of progressions in all keys (L.T.P. Publishing. 2001) ISBN 1864690828. Used softcover bass guitar book with CD. 72 pages. CD is unused and still sealed into plastic sleeve. Book has corners bumped. Else book is very good.
Product Id: GR16468
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Lead Guitar -by- Harvey Vinson. Used technique book for lead guitar. A thorough guide to the basic styles of rock guitar; includes improvisation, modulation, rock theory, blues, and riffs. Demonstration record not included. (Amsco Publications. 1972) ISBN 082564058X. Used softcover book. 112 pages. Covers worn on edges. Corners bumped. Pages are good.
Product Id: GR17725
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The More The Merrier for Fretted Instruments and Accordion: Guitar Combo Folio. Volume 1: Easy to Medium -by- Joseph M Estella. Can be used for all string, fretted and C melody and chording instruments. These 9 original songs are valuable studies that teach playing together in harmony (two and three parts) plus chords. Also parallel motion in thirds and sixths in the same rhythm and time patterns. This book specifically written to supplement Books 1 and 2 Guitar Playing Made Easy For Everyone but will be useful for all music teachers. Score only - no separate instrumental parts. (Wm. J Smith Music Co Inc. New York. 1965) Used softcover booklet. 19 pages. Covers lightly worn. Corners bumped. Pages are very good. (2)
Product Id: GR16577
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Fretboard Roadmaps: Jazz Guitar. The Essential Guitar Patterns That All the Pros Know And Use -by- Fred Sokolow. NEW Jazz technique book for guitar with easy-to-follow diagrams and instructions for beginning, intermediate and advanced players; includes CD with 54 full-demo tracks (HL00695354, Hal Leonard, 2000) ISBN 0634001396. NEW Softcover book, 56 pages + CD. NEW.
Product Id: GR13073
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Mel Bay's First Lessons Folk Guitar -by- Corey Christiansen. A beginning guitar method focusing on the style of folk guitar; teaches the basics of strumming chords using a variety of styles and techniques; reading standard notation and tablature in the first position is presented in an easy-to-understand way; with an accompanying CD (MB99919BCD, Mel Bay Publications, 2002) ISBN 0786627980. NEW softcover book + CD, 39 pages. NEW.
Product Id: GR13161
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Mel Bay's First Lessons Rock Guitar -by- Mike Christiansen & Corey Christiansen. This beginning guitar method is unique because the style of music used throughout the entire book is rock; using the rock music as the vehicle, this method presents the fundamentals of playing guitar; sections on strumming, reading standard notation and tablature, power chords and the scales used in building an improvised solo; with an accompanying CD. (MB99820BCD, Mel Bay Publications, 2002) ISBN 0786661445. NEW Softcover book + CD, 40 pages. NEW. (2)
Product Id: GR13158
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Mel Bay's Modern Guitar Method Grade I. NEW Book+CD. Instruction book for guitar. Presents the basic material necessary to play contemporary guitar; includes music theory, technical etudes and studies, solos, duets and chord studies in the keys of C, A minor, G and E minor. CD included (MB93200BCD, Mel Bay, 1990) ISBN 9780786627844. NEW Softcover book with CD, 48 pages, NEW. (2)
Product Id: GR14076
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Bluegrass Guitar -by- Happy Traum. Instruction and songs for lead and back-up Bluegrass guitar. Graded from easy to advanced with over 30 songs and tunes in both standard music notation and tablature. Transcriptions in the styles of Clarience White, Dan Crary, Charlie Waller, Peter Rowan and others. With accompanying CD. (Oak Publications, New York, 1974) ISBN 0825601533. NEW softcover book + CD, 126 pages. NEW. Contents are: Mama don't 'low; New River Train; Roll in my Sweet Baby's Arms; Bury Me Beneath The Willow; Going to Georgia; Handsome Molly; You're a Flower in the Wildwood; Old Rattler; Midnight on the Stormy Deep; Rose Lee McFall; I am a Pilgrim; Angel Band; Crying Holy; Standing in the Need of Prayer; All The Good Times; My Grandfather's Clock; Under The Double Eagle; Rakes of Mallow; Devil's Dream; Forked Deer; Soldier's Joy; John Henry; Orange Mountain Special; Barrel of Fun; Stoney Creek; Sally Goodin; Arkansas Traveler; Dill Pickle Rag; Sittin' on Top of the World; Handful of Love.
Product Id: GR13170
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