(Guitar Recorded Versions). From one of the world's truly great guitarists, this book is a matching folio to his acclaimed solo album - all edited by Steve himself! Complete with color photos and an introduction by Steve. Includes 14 songs: Liberty * The Animal * For the Love of God * I Would Love To * and more. Also includes complete drum transcriptions for 'Liberty' and 'Answers.' A must for any Vai fan!
(Guitar Recorded Versions). 32 tunes from all of Vai's work for film and TV soundtracks including transcriptions of the searing duel scene in Crossroads between Vai and Ry Cooder. A must for any serious Vai fan or guitar aficionado. Tracks include: Air Guitar Hell * Amazing Grace * The Battle * The Dark Hallway * Don't Sweat It * Eugene's Trick Bag * Fried Chicken * Head Cuttin' Duel * What! * and more!
(Guitar Recorded Versions). Exact note-for-note transcriptions of Steve's playing on 13 tracks from this 2016 release. Based on song sketches and works-in-progress penned and recorded by Vai following the release of Flex-Able in January 1984, the music on Modern Primitive has been completed by Steve for release as a full album bonus disc in the Passion and Warfare 25th Anniversary Edition. 13 tracks, including: And We Are One * Dark Matter * Lights Are On * Mighty Messengers * Never Forever * No Pockets * Pink and Blows Over: Part I * Upanishads * and more.
(Guitar Educational). Steve Vai reveals his path to virtuoso enlightenment with two challenging guitar workouts, which include scale and chord exercises, ear training, sight-reading, music theory and much more. These comprehensive workouts are reprinted by permission from Guitar World magazine.
Author: Steve Vai
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
(Guitar Recorded Versions). Seven-song matching folio with an introduction and 8 pages of color photos. Includes: Bad Horsie * Juice * Die to Live * The Boy from Seattle * Ya-Yo Gakk * Kill the Guy With the Ball/The God Eaters * Tender Surrender.
Author: Steve Vai, Larry DiMarzio, David Stocker
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
(Guitar Recorded Versions). According to The All Music Guide , Steve Vai describes this album as a rock fable: " Real Illusions: Reflections is the first part of a multilayered menagerie of vignettes based on the amplified mental exaggerations of a truth-seeking madman who sees the world... Oh, never mind." Our folio features note-for-note transcriptions of this axemaster's amazing playing on all 11 tracks, including: Building the Church * Firewall * Freak Show Excess * K'm-Pee-Du-Wee * Yai Yai * and more.
Learn nearly every technique in Steve Vai's incredible arsenal, including speed picking, whammy bar usage, exotic scales, tapping, harmonics, rhythms, and more! This book features instructions and tips as well as transcriptions in notes and tab of songs like 'Touching Tongues, ' 'For the Love of God, ' and 'The Animal
(Play It Like It Is). Note-for-note transcriptions with tab for 29 Satch favorites: Always with Me, Always with You * Belly Dancer * Borg Sex * Circles * Crystal Planet * Flying in a Blue Dream * Ice Nine * Killer Bee Bop * Not of This Earth * One Big Rush * Satch Boogie * Summer Song * Surfing with the Alien * Until We Say Goodbye * and many more! Features a great interview, Satriani quotes and a discography.
(Guitar Educational). Learn guitar tips, tricks and secrets with this collection of articles and tips from Satriani's famous columns that have appeared in Guitar for the Practicing Musician magazine. Who better to learn guitar from than the master himself?
(Guitar Book). Back in print! This classic book, compiled and transcribed by Steve Vai, a former member of the Zappa Band, features 22 transcriptions of songs from seven Zappa albums. Also includes an introduction by Vai. Songs include: Black Napkins * The Deathless Horsie * Five-five-Five * Gee, I like Your Pants * He Used to Cut the Grass * Heavy Duty Judy * Hog Heaven * Mo' Mama * Outside Now * Packard Goose * Pink Napkins * Rat Tomago * Sheik Yerbouti Tango * Shut up 'n Play Yer Guitar * Shut up 'n Play Yer Guitar Some More * Soup 'n Old Clothes * Stucco Homes * Theme from the 3rd movement of Sinister Footwear * Treacherous Cretins * Variations on the Carlos Santana Secret Chord Progression * Watermelon in Easter Hay * While You Were Out.
(Recorded Version (Guitar)). According to The All Music Guide , Steve Vai describes this album as a rock fable: " Real Illusions: Reflections is the first part of a multilayered menagerie of vignettes based on the amplified mental exaggerations of a truth-seeking madman who sees the world... Oh, never mind." Our folio features note-for-note transcriptions of this axemaster's amazing playing on all 11 tracks, including: Building the Church * Firewall * Freak Show Excess * K'm-Pee-Du-Wee * Yai Yai * and more.
(Guitar Recorded Versions). Note-for-note transcriptions with tab of all of Nuno Bettencourt's guitar work on Extreme's highly successful second album. Includes the moving mega-hit "More Than Words" and a dozen more: Decadence Dance * Get the Funk Out * He-Man Woman Hater * Hole Hearted * It ('s a Monster) * Li'l Jack Horney * Money (In God We Trust) * Pornograffitti * Song for Love * Suzi (Wants Her All Day What?) * When I First Kissed You * When I'm President.
Author: Jeff Perrin, Steve Vai
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
(Signature Licks Guitar). Signature Licks Play along with the actual backing tracks from Passion and Warfare and Sex and Religion especially modified by Steve Vai himself! Learn the secrets behind a guitar virtuoso then play along like the pro himself.
Rhythm & Meter Patterns
Author: Gary Chaffee
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Patterns is one of the most comprehensive drum methods available. Covering a wide range of materials, the books can be used in any order, or in any combination with one another. They are a must for developing the kinds of skills necessary for drumset performance. Rhythm and Meter Patterns introduces the student to a wide range of rhythmic and metric possibilities, including odd rhythms, mixed meters, polyrhythms, and metric modulation.
(Guitar World Presents). This exciting book from the editors of Guitar World is a treasure trove for any guitarist. Featuring electrifying profiles of everyone from hard rock gods (Wes Borland, Dimebag Darrell, Tony Iommi) to British giants (Eric Clapton, Jimmy Page, even Nigel Tufnel) to trailblazing bluesmen (John Lee Hooker, Reverend Gary Davis) to country gents (Clarence White, Albert Lee) to the founding fathers (Chuck Berry, Dick Dale) as well as jazzmen, progressive rockers, punks and rockabilly superstars, Guitar World's 100 Greatest Guitarists puts all these inspiring masters at your fingertips. But the fun doesn't stop there. Guitar World has also assembled the riveting stories behind the 100 greatest guitar solos. You know them note-for-note, from David Gilmour's transcendent phrasing in "Comfortably Numb" to Jimi Hendrix's rich notes in "Little Wing" to Kurt Cobain's unforgettable melodic turns in "Smells Like Teen Spirit," and now you can get the inside stories of how these magic moments were captured for all time. Rounding off the collection is bonus material such as a lesson with Metallica's Kirk Hammet, a guide to the 12 greatest guitar tones, and 25 guitar masters weighing in on their favorite solos.