Ultimate Techniques: Funk Techniques
[NOTE: This package includes a DVD-R in NTSC format, and the corresponding DVD in the European PAL format. In the U.S., you may be able to play the PAL version in your computer's DVD/CD drive - check your system.] The "Ultimate Techniques: Funk Techniques" is a superb DVD covering funk guitar styles of the geats, from James Brown to Earth Wind and Fire, Chic and many more. Right and left hand techniques are looked at in detail. The examples played and explained will give you the tools to play funk in many different situations whether it's pop, rock, or your own compositions.
Understanding and playing the funk guitar style can add dynamics and spice to your playing. Backing tracks are provided along with played examples in the package so you can really dig in on this style. Enjoy.
DVD-R format (about DVD-R compatibility).
The DVD is hosted by Stuart Bull, who has taught tens of thousands of guitarists worldwide through the award winning Total Accuracy guitar series. He has made numerous TV appearances on the the Musicians Channel's Advanced Guitar programs, as well as working with major artists from the world of rock and pop.