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Richard Gilewitz All-Time Favorite Fingerpicking Tunes Volume 1

Volume One

By Richard Gilewitz

Guitar (fingerpicking) - Beginning-Intermediate
Volume One. Composed by Richard Gilewitz. Boxed, Solos. Acoustic Music. DVD. Duration 102 minutes. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.21326DVD).

Item Number: MB.21326DVD

5.25 x 7.5 inches.

Acoustic fingerstyle guitarist Richard Gilewitz demonstrates and teaches, by rote method, a selection of popular tunes chosen for their common nature involving folk, blues or ragtime themes. Features Freight Train, Alice's Restaurant, In Christ There is No East or West, Scarborough Fair, The Last Steam Engine and St. Louis Blues.

  • Alice's Restaurant  Performed by Arlo Guthrie/Appleseed Music, Inc.
  • Freight Train  Performed by Elizabeth Cotton
  • In Christ There Is No East Or West  Performed by William A Dunkerley And Alexander R. Reinagle
  • Scarborough Fair 
  • St. Louis Blues  Performed by William C. Handy
  • The Last Steam Engine Train   Performed by John Fahey/Terrapin Music
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  • 2007-11-21 00:00:00.0 Disappointing, sorry to say.

    The problem for the beginner trying to learn "Alice's Restaurant" for example, is that Gilewitz goes too fast - he talks fast and his instruction is too fast for a beginner like me. Tablature would also help. I got lost right away with his too fast instruction. I prefer Mike...

    Herbert. You can find him by Checking Google.

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