Guitar Artistry of Stefan Grossman (DVD)

Guitarist, educator and historian Stefan Grossman was a student of acoustic blues and gospel singer/guitarist Rev. Gary Davis. Beginning when he was 15, Stefan studied with Davis on weekends, spending eight to ten hours at his house in Harlem, absorbing all he could. While studying with Rev. Davis he met and studied with other country blues guitarists: Mississippi John Hurt, Son House, Skip James, Mance Lipscomb and Fred McDowell.

This collection brings together performances from 1965 to today. He ...more

Product Number:
13122DVD
Format:
DVD
Skill Level:
Not Applicable
Binding:
Boxed
Size:
5.25 x 7.5
UPC:
011671312293
Publisher:
Grossman's Guitar Workshop
Date Published:
6/13/2011

Guitarist, educator and historian Stefan Grossman was a student of acoustic blues and gospel singer/guitarist Rev. Gary Davis. Beginning when he was 15, Stefan studied with Davis on weekends, spending eight to ten hours at his house in Harlem, absorbing all he could. While studying with Rev. Davis he met and studied with other country blues guitarists: Mississippi John Hurt, Son House, Skip James, Mance Lipscomb and Fred McDowell.

This collection brings together performances from 1965 to today. He performs solo, with the Even Dozen Jog Band, with John Renbourn as well as Duck Baker. In between the music Stefan weaves together the story behind his playing.

An 87 page PDF booklet is included on the DVD. This details guitars used and recording dates as well as tab/music of many of the arrangements.

Running Time: 2hrs 25min

DVD is region 0 playable worldwide

Roll & Tumble Blues

High Society

God Moves On The Water

Shake Sugaree

Lena Anne

Dallas Rag

Friends Forever

Log Cabin Blues

Satisfied and Tickled Too

Special Rider Blues

You Got The Pocketbook I Got The Key

Candyman

Twelve Sticks

Memphis Jellyroll

Bermuda Triangle Exit

Danish Drone

Assassination of John Fahey

River of Jordan

Hot Dogs

Mississippi Blues

Cocaine Blues

Pretty Girl Milking A Cow

Tightrope

Medley: That’s No Way To Get Along, The Shoes Of The Fisherman’s Wife Are Some Jive Ass Slippers, Goodbye Porkpie Hat, Loopers Corner, Spirit Levels, ‘Round Midnight, Just A Closer Walk With Thee, Glory of Love, Struttin’ Rag and Blues For The Mann

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