3.8 GB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 94 min
With 9 chapters that range from simple shuffles to more advanced jazz influenced blues with some funky Beale Street soul and a Rumba from the French Quarter in between. Tim puts you behind the wheel and acts as your tour guide on this Blues odyssey.
1 GB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 175 min
Lonnie Johnson pioneered the single-string solo guitar styles that we are accustomed to hearing today in rock, blues and jazz music. He played with blues and jazz greats including Texas Alexander, Duke Ellingon, Louie Armstrong and Bessie Smith, and used the guitar as a solo instrument in jazz bands years before Charlie Christian...
800 MB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 91 min
Blind Blake was the premier ragtime blues guitarist of the 1920s. He extended the alternating bass style, that was popular at the turn of the century, to encompass the dance trends and more complex blues ideas that were emerging from the jazz bands of New Orleans and Chicago. His playing featured unique right hand thumb rolls that evoked the feel of the Charleston dance-step. Rev. Gary Davis greatly admired Blake’s playing and used to remark that Blake had a “sportin’ right-hand”. Blind Blake influenced generations of
1.2 GB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 180 min
So you’re interested in learning how to play fingerstyle guitar. In this lesson Buster B. Jones will take you from the very basics and start you on the road to fingerpicking. Buster’s no nonsense and clear instruction will have you picking melodies in no time. You’ll find phrase by phrase instruction for all the exercises and songs. Split-screen techniques are featured so that you can study and clearly see what each hand is playing. You’ll learn:
1400 MB | MPEG2 | 352x264 | 02:10:54
This DVD is a compilation of several VHS tapes which were made in the 1990s. The DVD is quite pricey and I, mistakenly, first bought "Highlights". I originally thought they were different items, the information on the DVD did not include a track list. This DVD "Blues Master" is the complete version and "Highlights" is the scaled down version of this set. However, I am more than happy
2.86 GB | DVD | 704x576 | 01:03:54
Just to make sure - this programme starts with the techniques to play fingerstyle blues including:- Fingering, hammer-ons, pull-offs, slides, shuffles, monotonic bass and alternating bass. The remander of the programme presents 5 full blues instrumentals that are great to listen to, great to play and will provide you with a repertoire of blues representing all of the main blues styles. Styles covered include:- ragtime blues, slide/bottleneck, shuffle and fill, West Coast blues and Texas blues. each piece is played as per
4.27 GB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 120 min
Albert Lee, one of the greatest hot country guitarists discusses the history and development of country and rockabilly guitar, demonstrates his renowned rhythm guitar style and b-bender licks, discusses his influences and demonstrates the licks and solos that were an early influence on him, and demonstrates his remarkable lead guitar technique with special demonstrations of both his flat picking and "hybrid" picking techniques.
900 MB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 91 min
Meet one of the true legends of the Blues, and learn the secrets to his ice-cool guitar style. GIT Blues expert Keith Wyatt hosts this very special tutorial, showing you the details of the Albert Collins funky and soulful sound. You'll learn an array of characteristic Iceman licks, how to use a capo and altered tunings, along with those unique rhythms that make the man's music so addictive! Then, sit back and enjoy
4.44 GB | MPEG2 | 720x480 | 185 min
Those of you already familiar with TOTAL ACCURACY guitar workshops will have heard Stuart Bull's playing on many of our titles. This 2 DVD set comprising Electric Blues Volume 1&2 includes tutorials for blues scale position