Books Publications: (National Guitar Workshop Publications/Alfred) Guitar Licks Encyclopedia

Recordings: Hundreds of jingles (Coke, Coors, Ford, Keds, etc.)

Gear: Fender Strat Brian Moore i913 Steel and nylon Takamine acoustic guitars

Lesson Text: Learn to Play Guitar With Tomas Cataldo Acoustic guitar player Tomas Cataldo's guitar lessons are geared toward the intermediate player. Tomas teaches you a variety of chords, rhythms and styles for the acoustic guitar, including Funk strumming. Learn how to spell triads, and how to play augmented and diminished triads, major, minor and dominant 7th chords. Tomas discusses adding color tones 6 and 9 and suspended chords. Learn the relative minor scale, primary minor chords and the minor blues, power chords with three fingers, a movable shuffle Blues, Barre chords, and Blue notes. His lesson about Funk strumming is a great addition to the styles commonly taught on an acoustic guitar