A Step-by-Step Breakdown of the Legendary Guitarist's Style and Technique. By Robert Johnson. Edited by Dave Rubin. Hal Leonard Guitar Signature Licks. Delta Blues, Blues and Instructional. Instructional book (song excerpts only, softcover) and examples CD. With guitar tablature, standard guitar notation, black & white photos, introductory text, instructional text and guitar notation legend. 63 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695264).
Item Number: HL.695264
ISBN 0793589215. 9x12 inches.
Explore the music of one of the greatest acoustic bluesmen of all time with this fascinating book/CD pack. Blues expert Dave Rubin provides an introduction on Johnson's place in musical history, and extensive notes on his tunings, arrangements, fingerstyle technique and guitars. Features in-depth lessons and audio examples of 15 of his most famous songs: Cross Road Blues (Crossroads) * Hell Hound on My Trail * I Believe I'll Dust My Broom * Kind Hearted Woman Blues * Love in Vain Blues * Ramblin' on My Mind * Sweet Home Chicago * Walkin' Blues * and more.
About Hal Leonard Signature Licks
The Signature Licks book/audio packs are especially formatted to give instruction on how to play a particular artist style by using the actual transcribed, "right from the record" licks! Designed for use by anyone from beginner right up to the experienced player who is looking to expand their insight. The books contain full performance notes and an overview of each artist or group's style with transcriptions in notes and tab. The audio accompaniment features playing tips and techniques, as well as playing examples at a slower tempo.