EMedia Rock Guitar For Dummies CD-ROM -
The eMedia Rock Guitar For Dummies CD-ROM will have you jamming with the pros in no time. This CD-ROM will teach you everything from tuning to chords and riffs that will get you up and grooving with the best of them. The Instant Feedback function will let you know when you're right on or incorrect. The metronome will help you keep the beat and the digital recorder will allow you to record your riffs, play them back and hear what you sound like.
Charles McCrone, a graduate of the cutting-edge Guitar Institute of Technology, will teach you all you need to know. Power chords, simple barre chords, strumming, leads - it's all there for you to absorb. Next stop is your own rock band.
- Integrated guitar software tools with an automatic guitar tuner, chord chart/dictionary, fingering charts and metronome
- Rhythm guitar lessons with rock chords like power chords (both open and moveable power chords), bar chords (barre chords), strumming patterns, palm muting and other techniques
- Hit guitar songs like "Don't Fear the Reaper" (Blue Oyster Cult), "You Really Got Me" (Van Halen/The Kinks) and more
- Jam Tracks to provide a backing band in select guitar lessons to make learning fun. Learn the blues scale and then practice lead guitar with a band
- Guitar lessons and songs as both audio and MIDI tracks where selections can be looped, slowed or sped up
- Lead guitar lessons that teach string bends, pull-ons, hammer-ons and riffs plus how to play the blues scale
- Finger Tracker technology that displays the notes you're playing on the Animated Fretboard as the guitar software listens to your playing via the computer microphone
- More than 30 videos, with close-up and split-screen views of both hands, to see the techniques needed to learn how to play guitar
- A tutorial on how to read guitar tabs