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As part of the requirements for a Master of Music in Musicology and Ethnomusicology at Northern Arizona University I completed my thesis in 2013 titled "The Finger-Style Guitar Music of Leo Kottke: Emerging Methodologies for Research, Transcription, and Pedagogy."


Click here to view Chapter II: "Finger-Style Guitar Tablature and Standard Notation." This concise survey is not intended to be comprehensive, but rather to provide a visual narrative of some of the most important historical developments and innovations in tablature and standard notation for the guitar.

Leo Kottke Online Fingerstyle Guitar Lessons
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