Muriel teaches some of her most requested pieces and discusses the classically-based technique that will challenge and delight all intermediate-to-advanced guitarists.
This in-depth lesson will challenge and delight all intermediate-to-advanced players. Muriel Anderson, the first woman to have won the National Finger picking Guitar Championship and host and originator of the renowned "Muriel Anderson's ALL STAR GUITAR NIGHT®", teaches four in-depth guitar pieces that will challenge you and bring your guitar style and technique to whole new levels.
Playing her signature nylon-strung guitar, Muriel details the classical techniques that allow her to play her spectacular arrangements. You'll learn details that will improve your fingerpicking technique and will discover how to incorporate moving bass lines, cross-string playing, a wide variety of harmonics and other embellishments that will make your guitar arrangements truly outstanding.
The powerful instrumentals you'll learn are Linus and Lucy from the Charlie Brown TV series, Rosalee, Muriel's tribute to Doc Watson, Angelina Baker, the show-stopping arrangement of a popular fiddle tune, and John Phillip Sousa's Liberty Bell March, a true guitar tour de force.
In addition to teaching you how to play these great tunes, Muriel outlines essentials, such as nail care, proper sitting positions and other important issues that she brings from the world of classical guitar.
Bonus: An outstanding performance of Muriel's signature piece, the great old pop/jazz standard Nola.