Fingerpicking Country Blues Guitar (A Repertoire Lesson). By Stefan Grossman. For Guitar (Fingerpicking). Boxed, Technic. Grossman Guitar Workshop. Blues. Multiple Levels. DVD. Duration 67 minutes. Published by Grossman's Guitar Workshop (MB.GW931DVD).
This DVD lesson has been designed to help beginner and intermediate students of fingerpicking country blues guitar improve their playing skills and increase their repertoires using an alternating bass technique. Stefan Grossman illustrates and explains in detail ten fingerstyle arrangements in the keys of C, D, E, A, G and F. These popular blues and ragtime songs come from the playing of Mississippi John Hurt, Rev. Gary Davis, Mance Lipscomb and Elizabeth Cotten. Each tune is discussed and taught phrase by phrase and played slowly on a split screen so that you can clearly see what each hand is doing. A detailed tab/music instructional booklet is included as a PDF file on the DVD.
Tunes include: My Creole Belle, Louis Collins, Oh Babe Ain't No Lie, All My Friends Are Gone, See See Rider, Sugarbabe, Monday Morning Blues, Candyman, Sister Kate and The F Rag.