Extreme Warm-Ups and Chops Builders For Guitar

By Michael Anthony Mel Bay MB30510 There has been a great many things said about the benefits of playing scales and exercises by many eminent musicians over the years. I do quite like Barney Kessel’s sentiments on the topic, “playing scales is like a boxer skipping rope or punching bag. It’s not the thing in itself, it’s predatory to the activity.” I think in many ways this quote sums up the aims of this book, its intention on developing the facility and techniques found in real playing situations. In my dual capacity as an educator as well as a player... Read more →