X

Black Friday In July Ends Soon!

Hal Leonard Tutorial

William Kanengiser – Classical Guitar Mastery

  5.0   (1)  - log in to review
25 Videos | Length: 1hr 4min 27sec
Sample this tutorial...
Own it Forever
$998 $2495 Download
Site All-Access Pass
$15 /month Get Your Pass
  • image description 3:19

    Introduction

    In this first video, William Kanengiser plays DeMurcia Sonata and welcomes you to the course.

  • image description 2:47

    Tone Fundamentals & the Plucked String

    William discusseses the fundamentals of tone and gives a visual example of what happens when you pluck a guitar screen.

  • image description 2:43

    Direction of Stroke & the "Big Finger"

    In this video, William covers stroke direction and uses the visual aid again to show how the "Big Finger" is used.

  • image description 1:42

    Free Stroke with i, m, & a (exercises 1-3)

    In this video, William discusses using free stroke with the i, n, and a.

  • image description 1:59

    The Thumb Block & Chords (exercises 4-5)

    Learn all about the thumb block. William also covers chords.

  • image description 3:10

    Diagonal Trajectory

    William discusses the ins and outs of diagonal trajectory.

  • image description 3:55

    Nail Shape

    Using his visual aid, William shows how nail shape influences picking.

  • image description 3:00

    Dynamics & "Valley of the Echos" (exercise 6)

    William discusses dynamics and plays an example song.

  • image description 1:24

    Voicing (exercise 7)

    In this video, you will learn about voicing.

  • image description 1:43

    Sor Study #2 (exercise 8)

    William shows a practice piece of music.

  • image description 3:45

    Legato vs. Staccato, Facing the String, & Articulation

    In this video, William discusses the difference between legato and staccato. He also covers articulation and "facing the string".

  • image description 2:12

    Cutting "The Click" (exercises 9-12)

    Using his visual aid, William show what the "click" is.

  • image description 2:34

    Damping with p (exercises 13-15)

    In this video, William discusses how to damp with the p.

  • image description 3:09

    Pizzicato Techniques

    Learn some techniques for using pizzicato.

  • image description 4:15

    Harmonics & Artificial Harmonics

    William discusses harmonics and artificial harmonics.

  • image description 0:47

    Special Effects: Stand-Up Bass

    William shows how to get a stand-up bass sound with the guitar.

  • image description 1:51

    Clarinet & Oboe Effects

    See how William gets clarinet and oboe like sounds with the guitar.

  • image description 5:06

    Vibrato & Vibrato Speed Control

    In this video, William shows how to get vibrato and also control its speed.

  • image description 1:15

    Villa-Lobos Prelude #1

    William plays a short excerpt from a pice called "Villa-Lobos Prelude #1".

  • image description 3:09

    Intonation & The "Squeak"

    Learn about intonation and see what the "squeak" noise is.

  • image description 2:09

    Left Hand Damping (exercises 16-17)

    In this video, William shows how to dampen with the left hand.

  • image description 1:43

    The "Bar Alarm"

    William talks about how he evaluates playing bars.

  • image description 1:05

    Hinge Bars (exercises18-19)

    In this video, William shares another bar technique.

  • image description 1:11

    Three-String Bars (exercise 20)

    Learn how to play three-string bars.

  • image description 4:34

    The Road to Mastery

    In this final video, William wraps up the course and shares his final thoughts on mastering the guitar.

Product Overview


In these video lessons, classical guitar virtuoso William Kanengiser presents an essential workshop for the serious classical guitar student. With clear demonstrations and an insightful commentary, Kanengiser explains how to master tone control, articulation, dynamics, vibrato, dampening, and other vital techniques.

William also addresses the question of nail shape and shows you how to avoid unwanted squeaks and buzzes. This video series is essential viewing for any student of classical guitar.

Start learning today!


Why Users Choose Us

There are many things our users love about Groove3, but a couple always stand out at the top when asked why people choose us as their learning resource.

Quality Content

We meticulously craft professional quality tutorials that are thoughtful, informative and done with attention to detail. We stand behind our products with a 100% satisfaction guarantee and are trusted by 1000s of users every day.

Save Time & Money

Our library brings over 1700 hours of quality instruction to you fingertips and we release new content every week. Don't waste your valuable time scouring the web for information you may never find or is cumbersome to use and potentially can't be trusted.


William Kanengiser – Classical Guitar Mastery is rated 5.0 out of 5 by 1 .
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Beautifully done. William Kanengiser masterfully shows a part of classical guitar playing overlooked by many, the use of classical guitar techniques to express the artist soul, his artistry, not just virtuosity.
Date published: 2021-04-24
We use cookies to personalize content and ads, to provide social media features and to analyze our traffic. We also share information about your use of our site with our social media, advertising and analytics partners. By continuing to use this site you agree to the use of cookies. View Privacy Policy