Kentucky Thumbpicking Blues for Guitar (eBook + Online Audio)
20126BCDEB
A collection of 15 intermediate level thumbstyle blues guitar solos in the style developed and played by some of the coal miners of Muhlenberg County, Kentucky and surrounding areas in the early to mid-20th century. Jim Mason and Amos Johnson were two of the early players. The style was picked up and streamlined by Mose Rager and Ike Everly and was the forerunner of the Travis Style. This style can be heard on Merle Travis' blues recordings. The music is presented in notation and tablature with chord symbol ...more
Product Number:
20126BCDEB
Format:
eBook + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Pages:
48
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5124-3
ISBN13:
978-16106-5124-0
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
12/17/2010
A collection of 15 intermediate level thumbstyle blues guitar solos in the style developed and played by some of the coal miners of Muhlenberg County, Kentucky and surrounding areas in the early to mid-20th century. Jim Mason and Amos Johnson were two of the early players. The style was picked up and streamlined by Mose Rager and Ike Everly and was the forerunner of the Travis Style. This style can be heard on Merle Travis' blues recordings. The music is presented in notation and tablature with chord symbols. The performance / demonstration recording is excellent for listening. It contains all 15 tunes with rhythm guitar accompaniment.
A Bloody Night in Mannington       Tommy Flint
Black-Jack       Tommy Flint
Blake's Tavern Blues       Tommy Flint
Dingfod Kadiddy       Tommy Flint
Frogtown Shuffle       Tommy Flint
Goin' to Bullhead City       Tommy Flint
Hoochie Kooch       Tommy Flint
Kentucky Blues       Tommy Flint
Kick Around Rag       Tommy Flint
L & N Blues       Tommy Flint
My Last Ride Home's in the Baggage Car       Tommy Flint
Rattlesnakin' Daddy       Tommy Flint
Sportin' House Blues       Tommy Flint
The Rats Won       Tommy Flint
Tywhoppity       Tommy Flint
 
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