We didn’t invent video, we just made it worth watching. Video lessons and performances from some of the greatest players and teachers of our time. Hudson Music was founded on our video catalog, and it’s still going strong, today.
Larry Finn: More Accelerate Your Drumming
Picking up where the Accelerate Your Drumming DVD leaves off, this DVD will help take your playing to the next level.
Professor Larry Finn shares his proven method for improving the fundamental skills required to lay down a strong groove in any style of music.
It offers easy-to-understand exercises and demonstrations that can be applied to all levels.
Jim Odgren: Accelerate Sax Playing
This DVD offers easy-to-understand exercises and demonstrations that can be applied to all levels and styles of saxophone playing. These include: breathing/blowing exercises, tone/pitch exercises technique exercises, melody/phrasing exercises, fingering exercises, ear training exercises.
Clear and detailed instruction is given both onscreen and in the accompanying 48-page booklet. 60 minutes.
Dave Limina: Accelerate Your Keyboard Playing
An amazing DVD that will help take your playing skill up to the next level. Berklee College Professor Dave Limina shares the secrets, tips and hints that make up his proven method.
With the aid of this DVD you will improve all the fundamental skills required to build your harmonic, melodic and rhythmic vocabulary. This intuitive and easy to understand demonstrations and exercises are suitable for players of all levels and styles.
Includes: Various scale and Blues techniques, Ear training, Rock and Blues phrasing, Two-hand grooves for funk, Texas-shuffle roots-rock and Latin Styles, Jazz voicings and rhythms.
Larry Finn: Accelerate Your Drumming
Exercises and Tips to make you better- faster! This DVD will take your Drumming to the next level. Professor Larry Finn shares his proven method for improving the fundamental skills required to lay down a strong groove in any style of music. It offers easy-to-understand exercises and demonstrations that can be applied to all levels.
These include: Hand Development Basic Grooves, Advanced Grooves for funk, rock, hip-hop and Latin styles, Advanced Fills. Clear and detailed instruction is given both on-screen and in the accompanying 64-page booklet to maximise learning.
Tomo Fujita: Accelerate Your Guitar Playing
Tom Fujita’s proven Guitar method is a proven express method to take your playing to the next level. It teaches the essential skills and fundamental techniques to enable you to play with other musicians and to freely express yourself on this versatile instrument.
Suitable for all levels and styles, the easy to understand exercises and demonstrations are sure to interest you and aid your progression. The DVD, and the accompanying 80-page instruction booklet, make a successful tutorial with on and off-screen guides to maximise learning. Includes: Scale and picking exercises, Interval and ear training, rhythm studies, Stylistic grooves in blues, jazz, R&B and funk.
Anthony Vitti: Accelerate Your Bass Playing
An easy to follow DVD to take your Bass playing to a higher level!
Clear and detailed instruction, both on-screen and in the accompanying 80-page booklet create an amazing learning experience that cannot fail. Experienced musician and tutor Professor Anthony Vitti’s proven method will improve the fundamnetal skills that are necessary to freely express yourself on the Bass guitar in many musical styles.
The exercises and demonstrations are intuitive and interesting, but are still easy to understand and can be applied to all levels of ability and styles.
Topics covered include:Fingering Exercises, Interval and Ear training, Funk/R&B techniques, Rhythm studies.
Clyde Stubblefield: Soul Of The Funky Drummer
At last, a DVD of the drummers who created the grooves on hits of the 60’s like Cold Sweat, Licking Stick, Funky Drummer and Sex Machine with the godfather and founder of funk music, James Brown.
Groove masters Clyde Stubblefield and John Jab’o Starks represent the true roots of soul-all the roads of funk pass by them.
This historical first instructional dvd will be an essential learning tool for every funk devotee, demonstrating playing tecniques and valuable tips for creating the ultimate funk groove!
Various: Gigmeister Rock
This DVD offers a new angle on music tuition and rehearsal! Four classic songs are arranged for a 4 piece band to perform live, and resources to learn each track are provided for each of the 4 instruments; Vocalist, Drummer, Lead Guitarist and Bass Guitarist.
Each instrument has its own section featuring 3 types of resource for each song. Watch it, learn it, and nail it! Instrument panel – This divides the screen up into visual areas. For the guitars, fretting hand with fretboard (in reverse ‘over head view’) picking/plucking hand, song key, chord (dynamically changing through the song), animated tab, status bar for locating your position. For the drummer, 3 camera views on screen; Birds eye, Snare and Hi Hat and feet. For the Vocalist, full screen of Vocalist, dynamic lyrics display, mini view of live performance and key.
In this mode the musician can listen to, and switch between, 3 full length backing tracks; Full band including their instrument, Full band minus their instrument or their instrument only.
Musician interview – each musician has been interviewed about each song. In these interviews the musicians offer song specific tips and tricks as well as more generic tuition type information.