Chop Builder for Rock Guitar

Berklee Workshop Series

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  • Suggested Retail Price: $19.95
  • Format: DVD
  • Dimensions: 5.25 x 7.5
  • Duration: 43 minutes
  • ISBN: 0-87639-033-5
  • SKU: 50448015
  • Publication Date: March 05, 2003

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Take your hard rock chops into the stratosphere with Berklee Professor and world-renowned guitarist Joe “Shred Lord” Stump.

In this Berklee workshop, Stump breaks down his disciplined approach to scale patterns and practice routines. He’ll show you how to improve your technique and increase your speed, no matter what style you play. All you need is your guitar and a metronome. Stump will help you achieve a greater mastery of the instrument, with routines to get your chops in shape for the intense physical demands of the rock guitar idiom.

Berklee Workshop DVDs is a series of Instructional DVDs featuring top Berklee teachers, alumni and visiting artists. These 30- to 90-minute sessions focus on a single professional music topic from one of the five learning streams that flow through the Berkleemusic experience: Production, Music Business, Writing, Education and Performance.

Berklee Workshop DVDs are a great way to keep growing, stay creative, and build your career through exposure to the engergy and expertise of successful professionals. Based on interviews, lessons and performances, these sessions let you see and hear how the best musicians set themselves apart.

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“One of the top 10 Fastest Shredders of All Time!”

—Guitar One magazine

“Features speed freak and Berklee professor Joe Stump, stumping fledgling shred-heads with his notey approach. Even if you don’t care much for scalloped fretboards, this DVD will help refine your technique and up your notes-per-second ration. Sweet.”

—Guitar One magazine

“Good for the beginner to intermediate guitarist, and even the advanced player will find it helpful. 8 out of 10.”



Joe Stump

Joe Stump is a shred guitar master whose blistering style and dazzling technique are renowned among guitar aficionados worldwide. A…