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The Indie Folk Guitar Book: Discover Altered Tunings, Fingerpicking and Creative Acoustic Guitar Techniques

Stuart Ryan

The Indie Folk Guitar Book

Ready to master the nuanced and expressive world of indie folk guitar?

Delve into the heart of indie folk music with The Indie Folk Guitar Book, where you'll uncover the secrets of altered tunings, intricate fingerpicking, and the creative techniques that define this beloved genre.

This comprehensive guide not only teaches you the fundamental skills of the style, but also introduces you to the stylistic nuances of some of the most influential indie folk artists in the world.

Discover The Indie Folk Guitar Styles of:

The Avett Brothers Gregory Alan Isakov First Aid Kit The Civil Wars Milk Carton Kids Damien Rice Fleet Foxes Iron and Wine The Decemberists The Lumineers Bombay Bicycle Club Kristin Hersh Laura Marling Mumford and Sons Phoebe Bridgers Nick Drake Elliott Smith Jose Gonzales Bon Iver Ben Howard

Each chapter contains dozens of meticulously crafted examples to give you both the theoretical framework and practical skills needed to master and absorb each beautiful idea into your playing.

Master these Creative Guitar Skills

    Diverse and intricate fingerpicking patterns that enhance the musicality and expressiveness of your playingProficiency in altered tunings that give you the skills to explore and find your unique sound within the indie folk genreIntegrate and apply complex chords and melodies into your performance to expand your musical repertoire and improvisational skillsA deeper understanding of the texture and role of the guitar in indie folk, enabling you to craft parts that support and enhance vocal performancesIncreased technical versatility allowing for more creative exploration in any style while retaining a distinct indie folk influence

Includes Immersive Audio and Backing Tracks

The 144 free downloadable audio examples make learning easier and more interactive. Hear how each exercise should sound to quickly master the feel as you improve your timing and musical expression.

The Indie Folk Guitar Book is an essential resource for guitarists eager to explore new territories in their playing and to express themselves in more creative ways.

Whether you're performing, composing, or simply enjoying a journey of musical discovery, this book offers valuable insights and techniques that will enrich your acoustic guitar playing.

Buy it now and start a musical journey that promises not just to teach you every essential Indie Folk skill, but to inspire your own creativity too.

Book Details

  • Publisher:
  • Publish Date: Jun 9th, 2024
  • Pages: 96
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 11.00in - 8.50in - 0.20in - 0.54lb
  • EAN: 9781789334470
  • Categories: Genres & Styles - Folk & TraditionalMusical Instruments - GuitarInstruction & Study - Techniques