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"Mel Bay's Deluxe Pedal Steel Guitar Method"
by DeWitt Scott
200-page Book with online audio
This is the standard-bearer for pedal steel instruction books. It is extremely comprehensive in scope. Written by DeWitt "Scotty" Scott, founder of the International Pedal Steel Guitar Convention and member of the Steel Guitar Hall of Fame, this course teaches E9 tuning, Nashville set-up pedal steel with three floor pedals (A, B, and C) and three knee levers (D ,E, And F). If you want to learn pedal steel, this book will show you how. Examples are shown in both tablature and standard music notation. The accompanying online audio is in split-track format, allowing the student to play with the rhythm accompaniment, the pedal-steel solo parts, or both.