How to play the Guitar - Volume II is the sequel to the 1st volume. Developed by a professional guitar player and trainer, this multimedia tutorial takes you step-by-step through the fundamentals of playing blues, rock, folk, finger picking, on the electric or acoustic guitar.
Volume II is for beginning and intermediate musicians. Its 23 lessons cover guitar skills, technique, and musical theory. It uses both tab and standard musical notation to teach students to master the pick, arpeggios, finger-picking, hammering-on and pulling-off, slide, chords, and performing basic rhythms to a steady beat.
Recreating the atmosphere of a private guitar lesson, the program covers common mistakes encountered by most students, including difficulties in keeping rhythm, fingering, and musical interpretation. Each lesson is progressively more difficult, and builds on prior lessons.
In addition, all of the exercises are provided in standard MIDI format, and some guitar parts can be played with a bass and drums acco ...
Provides transposable sheet music for over 300 traditional kids and adult song classics. Transpose, print, and play. Optionally display chord names/fret diagrams, tablature, scale to different sizes and automatically reformat, re-arrange/delete verses, play with band accompaniment.
Displays on the computer screen the music exactly as it will print out.
Music score editor/automatic accompaniment creator which lets you create, edit, transpose, play, import scanned music (MusicXML files) and print engraver quality music notation without knowing music copyist rules. See the musical score on your computer screen exactly as it will be printed. Save as MIDI files. Automatic generation of tablature & guitar fret charts. Special support for Plectrum banjo and Handbell music. Imports SongWright and ABC files. Professional version supports shape note music.
Systems can contain any number of staves. Staves can contain 2 voices. Each voice can contain chords of any number of notes. Notes can have durations from a whole note to a 1/16th note (Professional version to 1/64th note). Supports treble, bass, tenor, alto, tenor voice and drum clefs, all meters and keys, print preview, and interstaff beaming and slurs. Automatic cast-off (system break determination) and justification. General MIDI instrument and drum support.
With Midi2Wav Recorder you can convert MIDI files to Wav or MP3 using your sound card synthesis. The conversion is as easy as one touch of a button. It provides batch conversion, built-in mixering and clipping control. You can change the instruments in the MIDI tracks, their volume and balance. Midi2Wav Recorder allows you to choose the different record qualities such as CD Quality and record your singing into microphone with MIDI accompaniment.