How to Write Guitar TAB - with Online Video

Catalog: 00-45294

Price: $5.39


This is the best manuscript book for anyone who wants to write guitar music and needs to know all the tricks to notating in TAB. The book starts with eight essential pages of instruction about how to write all the most common guitar techniques in TAB. Use these pages for reference any time you are writing or transcribing. The book also includes 54 pages of blank manuscript paper with five staves of TAB plus standard music notation. The last page is a fretboard diagram illustrating the notes on the entire neck. A free online video is included to help you clearly understand all the techniques you're learning to write. Whether you are just starting to write out your own musical ideas or transcribing your favorite solos, this is the perfect TAB manuscript book for you!

Table of Contents:
  • What Is Guitar Tablature (TAB)?
  • Staff
  • Clef
  • How to Read TAB
  • Fret-Hand Finger Numbers
  • Picking
  • Rhythm in Standard Music Notation and TAB
  • Note Values
  • Rest Values
  • Ties and Dots
  • TAB with Standard Music Notation
  • TAB without Rhythm Notation
  • TAB with Rhythm Notation
  • TAB with Rhythm Notation Above or Below
  • Guitar Techniques in TAB
  • Hammer-On
  • Pull-Off
  • Trill
  • Muting
  • Bending
  • Tapping
  • Sliding
  • Harmonics
  • Whammy Bar (Tremolo/Vibrato Bar)
  • Vibrato
  • Tremolo
  • Arpeggiando
  • Guitar Fingerboard Chart
Sample Pages
Publisher: Alfred
Catalog Number: 00-45294