Dailey & Vincent Teach Bluegrass and Gospel Quartet Singing

Jamie Dailey and Darrin Vincent

with Jeff Parker and Christian Davis

Dailey & Vincent's award-winning recordings and live performances have become legendary for, among other things, their thrilling harmony singing. Jamie and Darrin's duets are impeccable, and the band's four-part gospel and bluegrass vocal arrangements are absolute show-stoppers. This informative and musically rich DVD lesson will help you understand the musical thinking behind Dailey & Vincent's electrifying ... Read More

Dan Crary's Flatpick Guitar Workshop

Dan Crary

An Exploration of Dynamic Soloing

You won't find a better teacher than Dan Crary to show you how to play exciting flatpicking tunes on the guitar. This in-depth lesson by one of the most dynamic and accomplished players on the acoustic music scene contains a wealth of technical knowledge, encouragement, inspiration and powerful ideas that will benefit all players. It's designed to give ... Read More

Dobro - A Guide to Repertoire and Technique - DVD 1

Stacy Phillips

Soloing and Improvisation

Learn to play a variety of fabulous tunes as you master essential playing techniques! Stacy Phillips provides detailed instruction on the use of picks, the bar, hammer-ons, pull-offs, right-hand rolls and a variety of chord positions. His in-depth examination of major scale patterns, applicable to almost any song, allows you to create your own melodies, licks, improvisations and solos. Stacy ... Read More

Dobro - A Guide to Repertoire and Technique - DVD 2

Stacy Phillips

Bar Slants And String Pulls

Move into more advanced territory as Stacy Phillips continues his exploration of several important Dobro essentials. He helps you build up your repertoire of rolls, drones, scale patterns, hammer-ons and pull-offs, but now the emphasis is on bar slants and string pulls. These powerful techniques give you the ability to play more complex chords and allow you to create distinctive ... Read More

Dobro - Learning Bluegrass Dobro

Cindy Cashdollar
Here is a hands-on Dobro course that will teach you to play your favorite bluegrass and country tunes in no time- even if you've never played before! Jam-packed with information, this 90-minute DVD utilizes close-ups, split screens and easy-to-follow instruction to make it easy for you to learn. Cindy Cashdollar, one of the shining stars of the Dobro and ... Read More

Doc's Guitar

Doc Watson

Fingerpicking and Flatpicking

Doc Watson, a true master of traditional guitar styles and one of the most beloved folk musicians of all time, teaches some of the most requested fingerpicking and flatpicking tunes in his vast repertoire. Split-screen images allow you to watch his picking and fretting hands at the same time. You'll see and hear Doc's guitar playing in slowed-down ... Read More

"Down Yonder" Flatpicking Solo

Steve Kaufman

A Download-Only Homespun Single Song Lesson

On this extension of his 2-hour “Bluegrass Guitar Licks-ercises” DVD and download, Steve teaches an exciting version of the classic tune, Down Yonder, a sure show-stopper for any bluegrass flatpicker. Along with the chords and melody, you’ll learn how to play double-stops in G, C, D, E and A, mixing in two-, four- and eight-bar filler runs that will ... Read More

Easy Bluegrass and Country Guitar

Happy Traum
Guaranteed the quickest and easiest way to get into playing the real country guitar! Happy Traum will get you started in this popular American guitar style and get you ready to move on to more advanced studies. You'll learn to handle a flatpick, play a basic scale, then master these techniques: accompanying songs in straight and waltz time; picking ... Read More

Easy Flatpicking Guitar Arrangements

Steve Kaufman

A Song for Every Holiday

Steve Kaufman has come up with another winner! He has chosen eleven well-known and much-loved songs, each one associated with an important season or holiday. This lesson was made especially for beginning and early-intermediate level players. Most of the songs are easy enough to play almost immediately, but Steve throws in enough material to challenge you and, with some practicing ... Read More

Easy Gospel Guitar

Steve Kaufman
Learn arrangements to your favorite gospel songs while you improve your guitar technique! Beginners will develop a repertoire of tunes and intermediate players will find new ways to pick instrumental solos. Steve teaches a wide variety of essentials to add style to your playing: bass walks, hammer-ons, pull-offs, diminished chords, turnarounds, licks, rhythm patterns, chord progressions, double-stops (harmonies), back-up techniques ... Read More

Essential Practice Techniques for Bluegrass Banjo

Tony Trischka
Here's a lesson that's a "must-have" for all bluegrass banjo players. Tony Trischka, who has been called "one of the most inventive banjo players alive" by Billboard Magazine, has recorded a nuts and bolts practice session that is designed to improve your timing, strengthen your hands and help you play with precision, power and rhythmic sophistication. It is ... Read More

Essential Techniques for Mandolin

Chris Thile
Here's a lesson that will thrill and inspire mandolinists at all levels. Chris Thile shares his own successful formula for developing right and left hand dexterity, improving speed and accuracy, and playing with heightened musicality. Chris launches into detailed instruction on holding the pick, correct hand position and wrist action, getting a good balance between up and down strokes ... Read More
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