Showing you what others only tell you. Ideal for any enthusiast this unique visual guide covers every aspect of the world's most popular instrument. From scales to advanced technique learn how to strum your stuff with confidence. Also features profiles of legendary artists including Chet Atkins, Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton plus a comprehensive guitar directory.
Richard Chapman is one of the leading authorities on guitars, their history and music. A professional musician from the age of 15, Richard also teaches guitar and has been a consultant to Christie's, for whom he had a catalogue for the famous Eric Clapton's guitar collection. His previous books include The New Complete Guitarist and Guitar: Music, History and Players, also published by DK. Richard lives in Isfield, Sussex.