Hi guys Has any one here ever tried out Frank Gambale’s Chop builder. Its basically a DVD, play along guitar practice routine and is a lot like. Frank Gambale’s Chop Builder is one of the best instructional videos for the guitar. The video contains exercises in alternate picking, scales. Frank Gambale plays guitar in a very technically demanding style. Learning to play like him will force you to develop technical skill. Music skills are called.

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If you want another similar resource, check out Steve Vai’s hour Workout.

Frank Gambale: Chop Builder: Guitar DVD: Frank Gambale

Remember that everyone is a beginner at some point. Please add an in-depth description along with your link. I have always been a great fan of Chlpbuilder Gambale.

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Also, if you can find the videos, another thing that I’ve been doing is slowing them down with VLC to keep up- just in case you have any trouble with his sixteenths.

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The VLC player which is freely available for Windows users is something you can use to slow down the speed of the video without changing the pitch of the music. This is not the video for you if you want to learn theory, but if you want to get better at playing guitar, you must own a copy of this video! I think a good point to make about these things is that you really need to do them a couple days in a row to appreciate the value these kinds of exercises have.


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Frank is my favorite player. Frank’s humor turns the most mundane guitar task exercising in to a fun and enjoyable workout. Contact mods if you have a complaint. Expect to build your chops if you faithfully follow his routines. Visit our Wiki to view the full breakdown of what each is for. It maps out a good practice plan for drank, based on the things that Frank himself practices. Amazon Second Chance Pass it on, trade it in, give it a second life.

The Frank Gambale Technique, Bk 1: Comment manipulation edits made to conceal behavior is strictly prohibited. I would also warn people to take frequent breaks or not spend too many hours on the same round, I got a RSI in my left forearm from doing Round 2 repetitively for 4 hours straight.

There are so many good and not so good theory videos out there if that is your purpose, however, don’t forget that theory is a gxmbale part of playing guitar!

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Even If you only practice through a few of the examples Frank provides within each round, I am sure you will see improvements. Increase guitar fitness, strengthen hands and increase speed and dexterity while improving music theory and fretboard knowledge.

Submit a new text post. Everyone is entitled to their own opinion. At first I watched it and was impressed by the technical prowess, as usual from such an instructional video but quickly logged it off as another guitarist shred manifesto that I would never take time to learn but alas here I am writing a five star review for it. I haven’t achieved that yet in a single guitar instructional video I own.


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chopbuiler If it’s the later, you are in the wrong place. Please report any comments or posts violating these rules. If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support? So, yeah, you should get it, if you want my opinion, it is the most optimized instructional DVD, for me. I have tried for years to understand picking patterns, chord progressions, finger exercizes and how to apply it all.

No matter if you have just started playing guitar, or have been playing for 25 years as I have, chopbuildr will benefit from using Frank’s chop building routines. It is not a technical, theoretical, or a licks n tricks video. It’s chpbuilder must if you’re a player looking for a more organized ‘technical’ practice routine.

English Choose chppbuilder language for shopping. If you can play the full video along with Frank, you can play almost anything. As the title clearly states, this is a guitarists ‘workout’ video.