The third installment of Tommy’s collaborative guitar instruction lessons with Truefire!
Level: Early/Intermediate to Advanced
What you get: Video software (Windows and Mac), PIP, full-screen, looping, slow motion, keyboard shortcuts, 4 sections of learning!
Contents: 97 Total Video Lessons
- Fingerstyle Milestones
- Course Orientation
- Types of Guitars
- The Thumbpick
- String Tuning & Guages
- Types of Fingerstyle
- Hand Size
- Memorizing Songs
- Your Learning Timeline
- Milestone Marker
Fingerstyle Milestones is an interactive, accelerated learning experience for guitar players who are anxious to swap their flat pick for a thumbpick, develop finger and thumb independence, and explore the polyphonic wonders of fingerstyle guitar.
For the download option, click here!
(download option currently only available from Truefire.com)
For any level guitar player, Tommy guides you through fundamental principles and techniques required to simultaneously play the bass, rhythm and melody parts. This engaging, hands-on approach will have you playing fingerstyle guitar quicker than you would have ever imagined.
Multi-Angle interactive video lesson player features looping, zooming, keyboard-shortcuts, standard tab, standard notation, Guitar Pro files, text narrative and other handy learning tools and controls. Viewing angles include wide, right-hand, left-hand and composite views.
SECTION 1 ORIENTATION
Types of Guitars, The Thumbpick, String Tuning & Gauges, Types of Fingerstyle, Hand Size, Memorizing Songs and Learning Timeline.
SECTION 2 THUMB & BOOMCHICK
Bass Parts, Palm Mutes, Angle of the Thumbpick, Open Position Etudes and Playalongs in E and C, Barre Chord Etude and Playalong in G, Inversion Etude and Playalong in E.
SECTION 3 ADDING THE FINGERS
Accompanying with Lead, The Melody Finger/Hand Posture, Timing: Being in the Pocket, Chords on Beat Etudes and Playalongs in E, C and E7, Syncopated Chords Etudes and Playalongs in E, C and E7, Arpeggios on Beat Etudes and Playalongs in E, C and E7, Anticipating the Beat, Syncopated Arpeggios Etudes and Playalongs in E, C and E7.
SECTION 4 LEARNING SONGS
Learning Songs, The Method: Beat by Beat, Hammer-ons, Pull-offs, Using a Capo, Blues, Buffalo Girls, Pinkie Etude in D, Creole Belle Etudes, Thumb-over Etudes in A, Just Bass Thumb-Over Etudes, With Chords Thumb-Over Etudes, Yankee Doodle Dixie Etudes, Stretching Etudes.