Michael Hedges Transcriptions
Michael Hedges/Rhythm, Sonority, Silence. 1995, Stropes Editions, Ltd. Introduction, automusicalbiography and original essays on composition, electronics, and tunings by Michael Hedges. Transcriptions and study notes by John Stropes. Includes The Naked Stalk, Eleven Small Roaches, Bensusan, Layover, Rickovers Dream, and Aerial Boundaries. Also includes tunings database, discography and explication of notational symbols and competencies.
Individual transcriptions of Michaels music are also available from Stropes Editions, Ltd. Currently available titles include Because Its There, Hot Type, Ragamuffin, and The Happy Couple.
Fingerstyle Guitar, January/February 1997 (#19). Little Gremlins: Some additional thoughts on Ragamuffin by John Stropes.
Fingerstyle Guitar, November/December 1996 (#18). Submarine Harmonics: Some additional thoughts on Rickovers Dream by John Stropes.
Fingerstyle Guitar, September/October 1996 (#17). A Fun New Way to Play the Guitar: Some additional thoughts on Hot Type by John Stropes.
Fingerstyle Guitar, July/August 1996 (#16). Imagine This! Some additional thoughts on Aerial Boundaries by John Stropes.
Fingerstyle Guitar, March/April 1996 (#14). Michael Hedges: Music from the Inside Out. Interview with accompanying article, Study Notes for Bensusan, by John Stropes.
Acoustic Guitar, March 1997. The New Oracle. Interview and transcription to The Second Law with notes by Michael.
Guitar Player, March 1997. Consulting the Oracle: A Lesson with Acoustic Visionary Michael Hedges. Interview with Michaels notes on various transcription excerpts including formative but unreleased compositions, Rickovers Dream, The Second Law, Ready or Not, and Jitterboogie.
Guitar Extra!, December 1990. The Sound of Three Hands Playing. Interview. This article, along with a transcription of Breakfast in the Field was republished in the Spring 1995 issue of Guitar Classics (#10). I think you can get the latter as a back order through Cherry Lane.