Electric Baroque (Paperback)
This edition features modern electric guitar transcriptions from the Baroque era. The first section features 17 short repeatable passages from Baroque literature. Other sections include 16 unaccompanied solos, 10 duets and 4 multi-movement arrangements for electric guitar and piano including Pachelbel's Canon and the Vivaldi Mandolin Concerto in its entirety. The final section includes guitar parts for the piano - guitar arrangements. The transcriptions are meant to be performed with a pick in a variety of techniques such as: alternate picking, economy and circle picking, sweep picking, hybrid picking, right handed tapping, string skipping, rest strokes, and palm muting. Many of the selections are available on video at www.youtube.com/johnkieferguitar in the electric baroque playlist.