You've always wanted to play.
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Featuring state of the art video technology and a team of the
finest instructors, Funkyseagull gives you the tools to start playing today.
These unique workshops are available in our groundbreaking CD
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Player installer, is on the CD. You don't need to be a computer expert to start learning
with Funkyseagull video music workshops.
There are lots of new and exciting titles on the way. In the months to come look for
workshops on hammer dulcimer, mountain dulcimer, tenor banjo, songwriting, advanced
bluegrass banjo, advanced old time banjo, flatpicking speed exercises, bass, mandolin,
fiddle and much, much more!
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Acoustic Guitar Primer
With Richard Drueding
If you have always wanted to play the guitar but never knew where to
begin this is the video for you. Richard Drueding walks you through the basic steps of
learning the guitar from chord strumming to Travis style fingerpicking in a relaxed, user
Tuning, picking styles, major chords, seventh chords, minor chords,
arpeggios,Travis picking and more!
2 hours of digital video
with Mark Cosgrove
Learn the art of flatpick guitar with a Winfield Winning master guitarist.
Mark teaches the basic concepts of flatpicking in a friendly front porch manner.
2 1/2 hours of digital video
Rhythm playing, scales, Major 7 arpeggio, scale weaves,
crosspicking, "cool floating stuff" and more! . A great resource for the
beginner or intermediate flatpicker!
with Rolly Brown
Winfield Winning guitar wizard Rolly Brown shares the basics
of fingerstyle guitar and a whole lot more. His patient and mentoring style makes learning
easy and fun. Great instruction from a true master
Alternating bass fingerpicking, scales with alternate bass, picking
patterns, writing instrumentals, Texas blues, writing instrumentals and more!
hours of digital video
with Billy Lee Cox
Former National Banjo Champion Billy Lee Cox teaches the basic skills needed to play in
the bluegrass style. An outstanding musician, Billy Lee is the leader of the bluegrass
The Mason-Dixon Grass. Look for his intermediate and advanced lessons soon.
Holding your banjo, fingerpicks, basic rolls,
basic chords, moveable chords, changing chords while fingerpicking and more! Includes TAB
for all of the
exercises and tunes covered in the video!
A wonderful introduction to the five string banjo!
2 hours of digital video
with Bill Cunningham
Anyone with basic fiddling skills will benefit from this intensive workshop. Bill
Cunningham covers everything from the bowing stroke to left hand techniques needed to
master solo-style old time fiddle. As an added bonus Bill has included an extensive amount
of written material to help you get that old time sound!
Eighth note bowing, Drone Strings,
Added Notes and more!
1/2 hours of digital video