Master's of Blues Guitar: The History, Players and Playing Techniques of American Folk Blues (Book/CD Set)
The history, artists and playing techniques of the American folk blues. This book chronicles the most important male and female artists of the American folk blues, their life stories and their musical techniques. More than 30 full-length pieces as well as countless in-depth exercises for the modern acoustic guitarist. Complete and comprehensive treatment of each of these pioneers who together laid the cornerstone for the rock and pop music of today - from Charley Patton, Memphis Minnie and Mississippi John ...more
Product Number:
610420E
Format:
Book/CD Set
Skill Level:
Intermediate-Advanced
Notation Type:
Standard Notation and Tab
Pages:
148
Binding:
Perfect Binding
Size:
8.25 x 11.75
ISBN:
3-8992-2175-3
ISBN13:
978-38992-2175-6
Publisher:
AMA Verlag
Date Published:
2/19/2013
The history, artists and playing techniques of the American folk blues. This book chronicles the most important male and female artists of the American folk blues, their life stories and their musical techniques. More than 30 full-length pieces as well as countless in-depth exercises for the modern acoustic guitarist. Complete and comprehensive treatment of each of these pioneers who together laid the cornerstone for the rock and pop music of today - from Charley Patton, Memphis Minnie and Mississippi John Hurt to Robert Johnson, Muddy Waters, John Lee Hooker and many more. Contemporary stars such as Ry Cooder, Bonnie Raitt and Eric Clapton, all of whom were deeply inspired by this music, are included as well.

Preface

Prerequisites and Method

 

Part 1: Stylistic Pioneers

 

01. Charley Patton

02. Blind Blake

03. Blind Willie Johnson

04. Memphis Minnie

05. Mississippi John Hurt

06. Eddie Son House

07. Tampa Red

08. Robert Johnson

09. Big Bill Broonzy

10. Bukka White

11. Fred McDowell

12. Muddy Waters

13. Lightnin' Hopkins

14. Elmore James

15. John Lee Hooker

 

Part 2: A Few Contemporary Artists

 

16. Ry Cooder

17. Bonnie Raitt

18. Eric Clapton

19. Keb' Mo'

20. Rory Block

 

Masters of Blues Guitar CD

CD Index Numbers

 

MP3 Files

 
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