Los Angeles, CA—November 2010 - Alfred Music Publishing, the leader in educational music publishing since 1922, proudly partners with National Guitar Workshop to release The Couch Potato Guitar Workout and The Couch Potato Bass Workout, books containing technique-building exercises you can do while watching TV, by Greg Horne.
Let's face it—we all practice in front of the TV sometimes, so why not make the best of it? The Couch Potato Guitar Workout and The Couch Potato Bass Workout are a fun, straightforward, no-frills approach to building guitar and bass technique while watching your favorite TV show or just vegging out on the couch.
These books are perfect for guitarists and bassists of all levels and styles looking to develop speed, strength, and accuracy. Learn the proper posture for sitting on a couch while playing your instrument, how to practice without driving your couchmate crazy, basic finger mechanics, and even ways to work your flexors and extensors.
With tons of exercises and licks to develop your technique in astonishing ways, these books are your ticket to advancing as a guitarist or bassist—all while sitting on your couch!
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