Get started with the ABCs of solo guitar arranging, by taking
an online lesson with the 'Coach'. First of an exciting five-part
lesson, using a classic standard.
Tones & More
In the second part of this arranging lesson, chord tones are
added to the melody and bass. Discussion includes chord options,
harmonizing melodies, etc.
Four different approaches are covered: Rubato ('free' time),
Classical FIngerstyle, Latin/Pop, & Swing Jazz, in this interesting
segment. Let the games begin!
Part four of the series features a complete rendition of the
arranging project, shown in a two-page score with all details,
plus a full audio track. Have fun!
This last section begins with some inspirational arranging tips
from the author. Free article, writing materials, plus
a number of great site resource links.