"Bender Style Guitar" & "Advanced Bender Style Guitar "
by Dan Schafer
Armed with an impressive array of stringender-equipped guitars, Schafer breaks down classic bender licks fret by fret and move by move. In his first video he explains the history of bender hardware and the role of such innovators as Boomer Castleman and Clarence White, and delivers an inspired demonstration of Parsons/White, Glaser, Hipshot and Bigsby systems. Schafer reveals the differences between strap-activated, hip-operated and palm-pedal devices as he tours a cool collection of B-bender moves. The second tape covers triclder B-bender licks and adds a G-bender to the mix. Combining the B- and G-benders turns a 6-string into a virtual pedal steel.
There's no accompanying booklet, so the licks aren't musically notated or tabbed Instead, Schafer describes each move in exhaustive detail ("Put your first finger on the second string, third fret, and push the bender while holding your third finger on the first string, 5th fret.. . "). This is probably ideal for rank beginners, but more accomplished players looking for bender ideas will be frustrated by the instruction's glacial pace. On the upside, the enthusiastic Schafer delivers accurate interpretations of hooks by Clarence White, Jimmy Olander and other bender greats. If you're considering a jump to bender guitar, these videos will open your eyes to its amazing possibilities.
Both courses endorsed by Gene & Meridian, (Parsons/White) David Borisoff,
(Hipshot) Joe Glaser, Jimmy Olander, Boomer Castleman, Bigsby and Epiphone, Inc.
"More B Bender licks & other tricks" instructional Compact disc.
Follow up to Dan Schafer two 'Bender Style' Guitar instructional videos. This CD 'More Bender licks & others tricks' picks up where the videos left off....more B Bender stuff..open string scales...delay effect & scales...two handed fretted licks & scales..
appoximately 45 minutes. $30.00 includes shipping & postage.
To order this Compact Disc
"Practical Theory for the working musician/guitarist" instructional Compact disc.
Due to the overwhelming requests for more instructional materials, I've now made available.......Dan Schafer teaches
"Practical theory for the working musician/guitarist" &
"Nashville Number System" basics on disc. Personal lessons include:
(1.) Introduction & tune up
(2.) Major scale & major chord scale
(3.) Diminished chords, scales & arppegios
(4.) Whole tone scales & #5 chords
(5.) Major modes & harmonic minor scale overview
(6.) Melodic minor scale scan
(7.) Scales commentary
(8.) Nashville number system basics
$20.00 includes shipping & postage.
To order this Compact Disc
Package deals of both DVDs & CDs are available for $75.00 including shipping in the Lower 48 US ...outside US shipping rates vary.....Please e-mail me for more info.....Paypal accepted online for all purchases...just indicate which item you want in subject line.....use
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