If you want to learn all the bossa-nova techniques as if you were taking lessons at home, this method with DVD audio files is for you!
Contents of the DVD:
? the notions of rhythm and rhythmic figures of bossa-nova, chord passages and alternate bass
? many rhythmic and harmonic tricks used in style
? the rhythmic pattern, rhythmic three strings, pattern with sequence of dotted eighth notes, sequence of double / eighth note / double, index / middle and ring separation, muffled bass, open strings, double bass, sliding chords, the technique of round trip...
The game of both hands is filmed simultaneously.
You will learn to play songs in the style of the most famous Brazilian guitarists:
Baden Powell, Toquinho, Vinicius, Gilberto Gil, Joao Bosco, Jose Barrense Dias, etc.
On the audio tracks each song is played at normal tempo then at a slower tempo followed by a playback to allow you to practice. All the pieces are reproduced in standard notation and tablatures in the book.
To play the bossa-nova chords and harmonic sequences, you will find a chord dictionary at the end of the method.