20 Practice Routines for Classical Guitar
20 Practice Routines, in a spiral bound book!
Ever felt like your practice is going in circles? Do you feel distracted and unfocused in your practice session? Or perhaps you have a tendency to take on material that is too difficult? If so, then this book can help you.
Practicing with structure and goals can greatly improve progress and also gives us a feeling of accomplishment. These 20 Practice Routines are designed to give a comprehensive technical workout at all levels of development (beginner/intermediate/advanced). These routines have been used by thousands of guitarists, teachers, and schools around the world and have been revised over an eight year period. In addition to providing a comprehensive range of exercises that cover all aspects of technique, these routines allow you to simply open up the book and focus on what is important. They will help you stay on track and prevent distractionEach routine included in this book is closely aligned with the grades and courses at Classical Guitar Corner Academy. In fact, several exercises are specifically geared towards the repertoire used throughout the CGC curriculum.
The materials are organized in a progressive and additive manner so that you can benefit from an incremental increase in difficulty.
The author, Simon Powis, has a doctorate in music performance from Yale University and has taught masterclasses around the world. His online school Classical Guitar Corner Academy www.classicalguitarcorner.com incorporates a broad curriculum that caters to musicians who want a structured approach to learning.