6 Jun Hi, After playing for over 16 years last month I bought all three volumes of the Leavitt Modern Method of Guitar Playing books to learn to sight. I’m a geezer who’s been messing around with the guitar for a year now and have learned a lot of useful chords, gotten into barre chords, and. The William Leavitt guitar method, used as the basic text for the Berklee College of Music guitar program, has stood the test of time and earned a vast and loyal.

Author: Sar Bashakar
Country: Papua New Guinea
Language: English (Spanish)
Genre: Environment
Published (Last): 20 December 2012
Pages: 198
PDF File Size: 8.7 Mb
ePub File Size: 3.19 Mb
ISBN: 958-8-67734-207-5
Downloads: 42976
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]
Uploader: Yogar

I have barely completed a quarter of the book so far and I’m already rating it at five stars. Seeing as Leavitt was a fan of George Van Eps, the voice leading in the pieces are excellent.

Previous 1 2 Next. The first 20 pages are a rosetta stone for people going from tabs to sheet music, gyitar if they already read sheet music for another instrument. Now you can have all three volumes of this classic guitar method in one convenient book at a great savings! Login or Sign Up.

Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. I’ve used this for 30 years of teaching and still find it to be the best method to teach a serious player how to read.


Barbara Malatesta rated it it was amazing Sep 13, I considered the three-in-one book, but the separate one-volume book comes with “a matching DVD-ROM featuring 14 complete lessons with Larry Baione, chair of Berklee’s guitar department. Elias Sinervo rated it really liked it Sep 08, Nick rated it it was amazing Dec 01, A Modern Method for Guitar: A good prior experience This is a great method book.

Something new is introduced in each and every exercise. Moving through the Changes.

Create a free account to get your catalog and instant access to: Pham rated it it was ok Nov 21, I’ve found the DVD included with the first volume to be invaluable. It forces you to read notation fairly early on in the course. Help FAQs Go to top. We’ll see how the first goes. Want to Read Currently Reading Read.

A good prior experience with playing guitar and having a basic knowledge of reading music would be recommended before elavitt with this method.

Josh rated it it was amazing Dec 09, The DVD version is highly recommended. Guitar Scales Guitar Scales Develop your guitar technique and gain a firm understanding of the major, minor, Pentatonic, Dorian, Mixolydian and blues scales in this 6-week online course.

I played piano when I was very young and then trombone in H.

A Modern Method for Guitar: 123 Complete

Great value, you wont regret that purchase. Technique and reading skills are developed through solo, two- three- and four-part ensemble arrangements. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Thanks for telling us about the problem.


A Modern Method for Guitar – Volume 1, Guitar Method – Hal Leonard Online

Paperbackpages. Giutar rated it liked it Mar 01, BUZZ “These books will always feature in my “all time best” list. Lists with This Book. Volume 1 teaches the beginning guitar student all the fundamentals.

Advanced Reading Studies for Guitar This Berklee Workshop is for serious guitar students who want to sharpen their high register reading skills and take their playing to the next level. I’ve got to learn patience and work through it diligently and slowly. I highly recommend it. No trivia or quizzes yet. A Modern Method for Guitar — Volume 1 Book A practical and comprehensive guitar method designed for the serious guitar student and used as the basic text for the….

William Leavitt

Berklee Basic Guitar — Phase 2: To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Author Mtehod Leavitt Guitar. View the Media Kit.