lap steel & dobro

lap steel & dobro

The lap steel is often seen as a beginner's instrument, a stepping stone to the pedal steel. In some cases this is true, but one should never forget that mastery of the non-pedaled steel guitar is a fine art, worthy of life-long study. This part of the catalog contains beginner method books as well as advanced studies.

  • Lap Steel Guitar 101, C6th Tuning DVDs
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    Lap Steel Guitar 101, C6th Tuning DVDs

    $35.00
    "This course is for the beginner and is very precise and clear. The illustration is very understandable. The audio is clear. The video is also. I think anyone could learn from the DVD. I think this method is very good. I know others will enjoy it." -a...
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  • Anyone Can Play C6 Lap Steel Guitar DVD by Rob Haines
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    Anyone Can Play C6 Lap Steel Guitar DVD by Rob Haines

    $14.99
    Anyone Can Play C6 Lap Steel Guitar is designed for the absolute lap steel beginner. The course will take you through the very basics of getting started, including the proper way to hold the steel, tuning, changing strings, right and left hand technique,...
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  • Basic C6th Nonpedal Lap Steel Method
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    Basic C6th Nonpedal Lap Steel Method

    $24.99
    Basic C6th Nonpedal Lap Steel Method - 96 page book + online audioby DeWitt ScottMade famous by the legendary Jerry Byrd, the C6 nonpedal system of steel guitar has many advantages due to its versatility. It is especially useful in playing two and...
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  • Beginning Dobro® Solos by Stacy Philips
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    Beginning Dobro® Solos by Stacy Philips

    $17.99
    Beginning Dobro® Solos by Stacy Phillips (book) Easy solos in several styles for beginners, including Shine On, Harvest Moon; Saint Louis Blues; Maui Chimes; Home Sweet Home; Sun's Gonna Shine in My Back Door; and many others. Each tune includes a...
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  • Chords & Scales for Dobro® and Lap Steel Guitar
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    Chords & Scales for Dobro® and Lap Steel Guitar

    $12.99
    Chords & Scales for Dobro® and Lap Steel Guitar by Ori Beanstock A visual way to master chords and scales on six string Dobro® and lap steel guitars in open G tuning. 48 pages. * All chord and scale positions are presented as graphs,...
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  • Complete Dobro® Player by Stacy Phillips Complete Dobro® Player by Stacy Phillips
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    Complete Dobro® Player by Stacy Phillips

    $34.99
    Mel Bay's Complete Dobro® Player by Stacy Phillips (book) Stacy Phillips is an internationally acclaimed soloist and author on Resonator Guitar. This comprehensive book took years to produce and is the culmination of Stacy's many years of playing...
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  • Don Helms - Your Cheatin' Heart Song Book
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    Don Helms - Your Cheatin' Heart Song Book

    $19.99
    "Your Cheatin' Heart" Steel Guitar Song Book by Don Helms If you're like me, you've spent many hours listening to Don Helms' solos on Hank Williams records, trying to get them just right. Well, here's some good news. Don has tabbed out all of those hits...
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  • First Lessons Lap Steel Guitar by Jay Leach
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    First Lessons Lap Steel Guitar by Jay Leach

    $9.99
    First Lessons Lap Steel Guitar by Jay Leach This book/CD course is a very good introduction to the 6-string lap steel, in the standard C6th tuning. Pictures demonstrate how to use the picks and bar.  Exercises and easy songs are written in standard...
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  • How To Play The Hawaiian Steel Guitar
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    How To Play The Hawaiian Steel Guitar

    $22.95
    How To Play The Hawaiian Steel Guitar by Henry Kaleialoha Allen The promotional material says, "The sound of the Hawaiian steel guitar is sweet, nostalgic, and unmistakably Hawaiian. You can almost feel the trade winds and the surf in its subtle...
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  • Mel Bay Steel Guitar Method by Roger Filiberto
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    Mel Bay Steel Guitar Method by Roger Filiberto

    $19.99
    Now complete in one volume, this time-honored method addresses the six-string lap steel guitar in E7 tuning. This approach incorporates both note reading and melody chord playing. The melody chord approach is the one utilized and made famous by New...
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  • The Art of the Hawaiian Steel Guitar by Stacy Phillips
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    The Art of the Hawaiian Steel Guitar by Stacy Phillips

    $27.99
    This book is an excellent study of the history and unique musical stylings of the Hawaiian guitar. Stacy Phillips successfully pinpoints the characteristics of Hawaiian guitar solos. A special feature is the inclusion of a superb historical survey of...
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