|Title: Beginner Worship Guitar Course - Volume 1|
Subtitle: Musicademy - Instructional DVD
Release date: January 2006
A step by step guitar tuition programme from Musicademy built around contemporary worship songs for both acoustic and electric guitar. The DVDs are coded Region 0 in NTSC format. Each DVD has approximately 2 hours running time.
The DVDs feature on screen graphics, additional backing tracks, drum grooves and instrumental worship songs as a daily practice tool. The teaching includes techniques suitable for both lead worshipper, and other guitarists in a band.
Songs used include Blessed Be Your Name, Here I am to Worship, My Glorious, God of Wonders, What a Friend I've Found, I've found Jesus, Majesty, History Maker, Better is One Day and Give Thanks to the Lord.
Professional guitar tuition from Musicademy’s Andy Chamberlain with additional practical advice from worship leaders Matt Redman, Chris Tomlin, David Crowder, Charlie Hall, Tim Hughes, Vicky Beeching, Tre Sheppard from Onehundredhours, Lex Brodie, Noel Robinson and Alan Frow.
The Beginner Course is suitable for complete beginners and will take you to a stage where you can play confidently in a house group or small church setting. For existing players, volumes 2 and 3 are great for those who know a few basic chords and some strumming patterns but don't yet play power chords, slash chords or chords further up the neck. Volume 3 also includes a complete guide to effective finger picking.
- Suitable for complete beginners
- How to tune the guitar
- Using a pick
- Simple open chords
- Strumming patterns for a range of worship songs
"I meet so many musicians eager for training and teaching in the practical areas of leading worship. This great resource, aimed at guitarists, will meet many a need."
"This DVD is the first of it's kind and is a great insight into some of the guitar tricks that people use when leading worship. It also features the one and only Stu G!"
"Any musicians should constantly be aiming to improve and grow in their gifting. Here is a wonderful resource that will equip and encourage many in the pursuit of excellence."
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