Brownie McGhee & Sonny Terry (DVD)
Red River Blues 1948 - 1974

This video career retrospective begins with two pieces filmed for the Library of Congress in 1948, including a rendition of, John Henry, with Woody Guthrie. Pete Seeger appears as appreciative host to the duo for two songs from his, Rainbow Quest. A wonderful medley filmed in 1970 of, Red River Blues/Crow, Jane offers two of the oldest known pieces in the Piedmont blues repertoire. Sonny's signature harmonica showpiece, Whoopin' the Clues, is heard in a 1973 BBC performance, and a tour de force, Rock Isl ...more

Product Number:
13056DVD
Format:
DVD
Skill Level:
Beginning
Binding:
Boxed
Size:
5.25 x 7.5
UPC:
011671305691
Publisher:
Grossman's Guitar Workshop
Date Published:
8/7/2003

This video career retrospective begins with two pieces filmed for the Library of Congress in 1948, including a rendition of, John Henry, with Woody Guthrie. Pete Seeger appears as appreciative host to the duo for two songs from his, Rainbow Quest. A wonderful medley filmed in 1970 of, Red River Blues/Crow, Jane offers two of the oldest known pieces in the Piedmont blues repertoire. Sonny's signature harmonica showpiece, Whoopin' the Clues, is heard in a 1973 BBC performance, and a tour de force, Rock Island Line, closes this exciting survey of a duo who, more than anyone else, introduced a generation to the power and glory of country blues.  

DVD is region 0, playable worldwide.

Backwater Blues      
Born with the Blues      
Burnt Child (Afraid of Fire)      
Couldn't Believe My Eyes      
Crow Jane      
Easy Rider      
Fighting a Losing Battle      
John Henry      
Life is a Gamble      
My Father's Words      
Red River Blues      
Ride, Ride, Ride      
Rock Island Line      
Walk On      
Walking my Blues Away      
Whoopin' the Blues      
 
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