Fingerstyle Blues Method (eBook + Online Audio)
This book teaches fingerstyle blues from the ground up. Concepts such as right-hand independence are taught so that bass lines and melody may be played at the same time while utilizing simple chord shapes. Playing bass note patterns with a blues scale melody is presented in a way that is easily understood and easily executed over a number of different chords commonly found in the blues. Exercises are presented in standard notation and tablature in the form of blues tunes that are fun to play. Many of the tu ...more
Product Number:
98293BCDEB
Format:
eBook + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Beginning-Intermediate
Pages:
32
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5665-2
ISBN13:
978-16106-5665-8
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
3/11/2011
This book teaches fingerstyle blues from the ground up. Concepts such as right-hand independence are taught so that bass lines and melody may be played at the same time while utilizing simple chord shapes. Playing bass note patterns with a blues scale melody is presented in a way that is easily understood and easily executed over a number of different chords commonly found in the blues. Exercises are presented in standard notation and tablature in the form of blues tunes that are fun to play. Many of the tunes are presented with two levels of difficulty. Optional fills are provided on select tunes. The accompanying online audio gives the student a chance to hear how these tunes sound when played correctly.

9:00 - 5:00 Blues      
Alarm Clock Blues      
Back Order Blues      
Back Order Blues - Level 2      
Barking Dog Blues      
Bifocal Blues      
Blues Right Hand Warm-Ups      
Blues Scales Played Simultaneously With Chord Root      
Bouncing Check Blues      
Budget Cut Blues      
Cat Daddy's Blues      
Cat Daddy's Blues - Level 2      
Cat Hair Blues      
Charlie Horse Blues      
Charlie Horse Blues - Level 2      
Dripping Faucet Blues      
Lawn Mower Blues      
Middle Age Blues      
Middle Age Blues - Level 2      
Pork Barrel Blues      
Sam's Blues      
Sam's Blues - Level 2      
Sour Milk Blues      
Sour Milk Blues - Level 2      
Stuffy Nose Blues      
Stuffy Nose Blues - Level 2      
The Cubicle Blues      
Traffic Jam Blues      
Traffic Jam Blues - Level 2      

 
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