The Competitive Cat offers the modern catboat sailor a comprehensive look at how to improve their times and win more races. This instructional book is tailored to readers who are interested in competing with their catboats. Yet, the detailed descriptions, drawings, and photographs will assist anyone sailing a catboat to enjoy their time on the water to the maximum. The Competitive Cat is filled with tips and tricks and is sure to become a valuable resource in the library of any catboat sailor.
"the Right Notes" is a unique 5-string banjo book. The notes on the banjo are identified as symbols on a Map of the fingerboard. Traditional musical notation and TABs are not given. You learn where all the notes are in relationship to Chord Shapes. The Chord Shapes are stacked on top of each other linking all the notes on the banjo. The Chord Shapes repeat themselves in a constant sequence all the way up the neck. Basic music theory is discussed. How the notes are identified on the fingerboard is detailed. Many exercises are provided that will have you playing every note on the banjo in an amazingly short period of time.