Guthrie Govan. · Rating details · 75 ratings · 7 reviews. The aim of Creative Guitar 1 is to help any rock guitarist who feels stuck in a rut. It focuses on refining . Anyone have these and can comment? My concern about book 1 is that maybe it’s too basic for someone like me that already has a firm. I’m considering getting the books. I heard good things about them but wanted to know if any of you have used them and what your thoughts are.

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Creative Guitar 1: Cutting-Edge Techniques, Book & CD by Guthrie Govan

In general it helped me learn a lot on understanding some of the theory and how to treat my hands and calluses, Guthre positions, Arpeggio shapes and modes. His style is very conversational, and he dispenses many nuggets of wisdom and guitar lore without ever giving the impression that he’s coming from some inaccessible higher-plane of understanding. Will they expand your playing greatly?

But it’s also important to know how to speak to other musicians. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Mar 29, 7. Get free lessons instantly! Joe rated it really liked it Jan 25, Dec guthrir, Sam Wright rated it it was amazing.

I think this written words by Guthrie explaining the different techiques is the BEST i came across all over the years!!! I’d recommend his Materials. Shawn rated it it was amazing Dec 17, Jeffrey rated it really liked it Sep 17, This book also contains a thorough explanation of music theory. The aim of Creative Guitar 1 is to help any rock guitarist who feels stuck in a rut. I definitely agree with his assessment.


Keith rated it really liked it Oct 13, Any others have any experience with these books? Mar 31, The first one is more basic so I think that you should go for the second one but both are great books for students and instructors.

However, I think Guthrie has a very logical and pragmatic approach to learning and playing guitar.

Creative Guitar 1 : Cutting-Edge Techniques

Oh and also, I’m really not that good of a player. Buy them both IMG: Definitively worth a check. The first one I don’t remember I’m considering getting the books.

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Lisbon, Portugal Member No.: Amsal Mohamed rated it it was amazing Apr 15, His inclusion of some excellent albeit a bit too short for my tastes! Jun 06, Marcel Monpatron rated it it was amazing. If so, I think that’s a pretty good foundation!

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Samuel Rajkumar rated it really liked it Mar 08, Aurrick D’Silva rated it it was amazing Oct 15, He seems like a natural born teacher. I’ll go to Guitar Center sometime this week although I don’t have the one here has it It has a good mix of everything, including some useful sections on emulating other instruments, approaching new scales, outside playing, legato, alternate picking, economy picking, new chordal ideas etc.

I have both books, and I recommend getting both of them since Guthrie had written them as one book, and the separation and titles weren’t of his choosing. ErikEklund View Member Profile. Both books are great. Jan 24 Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and fovan.


Guthrie Govan: Creative Guitar

No, create an account now. Product details Format Paperback pages Dimensions Paiva View Member Profile. It’s more technique focused. Based your comments, Yngtchie’s and others, I’m certainly leaning towards picking up Govan’s books. Many of these are penned by accomplished guitarists and their name alone is supposed to push the credibility of the product. I don’t have these books David guthrid, so my opinion dreative you maybe of little use, but I wanted to say that I would buy both books if I would buying then myself mate.

I don’t own those books but my student does and he showed me on 11 occasions. I have them and I love ’em! If you’re a seasoned guitarist you can also get into this book to further understand chord language, music theory, and other technical information that will help you become competitive in the saturated market of flashy guitarists.

Your name or email address: I’m not sure if you are looking for some type of “Foundation” or not.