My First Gospel Guitar Picking Songs is an ideal book for beginners interested in learning country-style guitar and basic reading skills. Author Steve Kaufman uses his award-winning method to teach principles of flatpicking, basic chord fingerings and notation, within the context of classic country songs. This book emphasizes the versatility of the gospel guitarist as a lead instrumentalist and rhythm accompanist, from lyrical melodies to swinging strumming techniques. The book comes with accompanying audio CD.
Level: Beginner or any player interested in beginning note reading.
You will soon be playing: Amazing Grace, Bury Me Beneath the Willow, Don’t You Hear Jerusalem Moan, Down in the Valley, Faith of our Fathers, Follow On, He Walks With Me and Talks With Me, I Am A Pilgrim, In The Sweet By and By, Jesus Is Coming Soon, Just A Closer Walk With Thee, Just Over In The Glory Land, Kingdom is Coming, Leaning on the Everlasting Arms, Near the Cross, Old Time Religion, Precious Memories, Softly and Tenderly, The Lily of the Valley, What a Friend We Have in Jesus, Will the Circle be Unbroken?