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For over a decade, Troy Nelson has been releasing top-selling guitar lesson books to help the practicing musician.

Out Now! Play Blues Guitar in 14 Days

NEW! Play blues guitar in 14 days

Play Blues Guitar in 14 Days is focused on teaching you everything you need to begin playing the blues with an- other guitarist, singer, or even in a group setting. Play Blues Guitar in 14 Days has something for everyone.

14 Days of chords, rhythm & harmony, scale, technique, lead lick and turnarounds will set you on your way to becoming the amazing blues guitar player you dream of being.

#1 Best Seller Guitar Aerobics

Guitar Aerobics: A 52-Week, One-lick-per-day Workout 

From the former editor of Guitar One magazine, here is a daily dose of vitamins to keep your chops fine tuned for a full 52 weeks. The guitar exercises cover several musical styles including rock, blues, jazz, metal, country, and funk. Techniques taught include alternate picking, arpeggios, sweep picking, string skipping, legato, string bending, and rhythm guitar. These exercises will increase your speed and improve your dexterity and pick- and fret-hand accuracy the more you practice them.

Modern Lead Guitar

Modern Lead Guitar: Soloing Over Chords 

From the author of the #1 best-seller Guitar Aerobics, Modern Lead Guitar will teach you everything you need to know to solo over chord changes. This paperback book features 23 common chord progressions and plenty of sample licks and solos to get you improvising in an instant! You'll learn how to apply the major and minor scales, as well as their modal and pentatonic counterparts. Styles covered include rock, metal, country, jazz, and blues.