Discover what’s inside of these guitar books. Are they worth buying? The guitar book video reviews below will help you to decide. Reviews on this page are NOT sponsored by the publisher and they are HONEST opinions. Take these opinions for what they are worth to help you to decide whether to buy the books or not. And if you decide to buy using the links provided, you are helping to support this site with a small commission (although it’s all the same price for you)… Thank you for that if you do!
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- Fingerpicking Beatles (Hal Leonard) Book Review
- 50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos (Jerry Willard)
- Christopher Parkening Guitar Method, Vol. 1
- Christopher Parkening Guitar Method, Vol. 2
- Get this beginner’s book to learn music reading, technique and more… Guitar in Real Time – Level 1 (John Chamley)
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- Learn more and play performance level pieces… Guitar in Real Time – Level 3 (John Chamley)
The guitar book video reviews below explain both the good and bad of each publication. In the reviews you’ll hear and watch excerpts of music from the books played on guitar.
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Fingerpicking Beatles (Hal Leonard) Book Review
Listen to 9 of the songs played from this book and make up your own mind whether it’s for you.
50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos (Jerry Willard) – Book Review
This video lets you hear several samples from Jerry Willard’s 50 Easy Classical Guitar Solos. The 50 solos are ordered by difficulty level and the excerpts are played from the beginning, middle, and toward the end of the book.
Christopher Parkening Guitar Method, Vol. 1
The Art & Technique of the Classical Guitar
Watch video reviews and music samples from these two excellent method books for classical guitar.
Christopher Parkening Guitar Method, Vol. 2
Below is a duet that’s featured in the Parkening Volume 2 book.
Jazz Guitar Book
Checkout a chord analysis video HERE. Find out how this rootless chord is named. It’s taken from the book, Mickey Baker’s Complete Course in Jazz Guitar. You can watch the review on this page.