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101 Must-Know Blues Licks

101 Must-Know Blues Licks

Now you can add authentic blues feel and flavor to your playing! Here are 101 definitive licks – plus a demonstration CD – from every major blues guitar style, neatly organized into easy-to-use categories. They're all here, including Delta blues, jump blues, country blues, Memphis blues, Texas blues, West Coast blues, Chicago blues, and British blues.
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50 Licks Blues Style DVD

50 Licks Blues Style DVD

Unlock the secrets of blues guitar! Ace session guitarist Mat Gurman teaches budding bluesmasters 50 terrific phrases, demonstrating licks for dominant and minor blues progressions, turnarounds, intro licks, ending licks, stop time licks and many more. He also shows players the classic techniques used in blues guitar, such as: bends, pull-offs, hammer-ons, slides, slurs, vibrato, muted string raking and more! Each lick is played in context, then demonstrated slowly with full explanations of ever...
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Albert Collins Instructional DVD

Albert Collins Instructional DVD

Albert Collins, one of the true legends of blues guitar, discusses his tuning, use of the capo, and influences and does some great "down home" playing. You'll learn many of Albert's licks, his unique rhythms, and his use of the thumb and fingers to achieve those soulful and funky sounds. Includes: 1 85-minute DVD and 1 booklet.
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Albert Collins Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

Albert Collins Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

For use with all Bb, Eb, Bass Clef, and C instruments, the Hal Leonard Blues Play-Along Series is the ultimate jamming tool for all blues musicians. With easy-to-read lead sheets, and other split-track choices on the inlcuded CD, these first-of-a-kind packages will bring your local blues jam right into your house! Each song on the CD includes two tracks: a full stereo mix, and a split track mix with removable guitar, bass, piano, and harp parts. 8 songs: Brick • Collins' Mix • Don't Lo...
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Albert King The Very Best Of Inst. BOOK

Albert King The Very Best Of Inst. BOOK

Albert King was one of the greatest and most important guitarists of all time. He not only changed the blues world, but also influenced most modern guitar playing – whether today's players realize it or not! This collection assembles 15 of his finest pieces transcribed note-for-note with tab. Includes: Angel of Mercy • Blues Power • Born Under a Bad Sign • Crosscut Saw • Don't Throw Your Love on Me So Strong • The Hunter • I Wanna Get Funky • Killing Floo...
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Ann Rabson Blues & Barrelhouse Piano Book and DVD

Ann Rabson Blues & Barrelhouse Piano Book and DVD

No music reading is required for this book/DVD pack! The book covers topics such as: two-beat shuffle, box shuffle, linear boogie woogie, round boogie woogie, Yancy/Domino-inspired groove, and New Orleans-inspired groove. The intimate instructional DVD features Ann Rabson teaching her own brand of blues and barrelhouse piano with six in-depth lessons based on left-hand grooves. Along with these grooves you'll learn tasty fills, turnarounds, soloing ideas, and much more.

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Ann Rabson: Blues And Barrelhouse Piano DVD

Ann Rabson: Blues And Barrelhouse Piano DVD

Ann Rabson has been playing and singing the blues professionally since 1962. Ann has toured all over the world, performing solo, with the band Saffire--The Uppity Blues Women, and with piano legend Erwin Helfer.

In this intimate instructional DVD, Ann personally teaches her own brand of blues and barrelhouse piano with six in-depth lessons based on left-hand grooves. With each groove, you'll learn to play tasty fills, turnarounds, soloing ideas and much more. Topics cove...
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B.B. King Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

B.B. King Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

For use with all Bb, Eb, Bass Clef, and C instruments, the Hal Leonard Blues Play-Along Series is the ultimate jamming tool for all blues musicians. With authentic, easy-to-read lead sheets, and other split-track choices on the included CD, these first-of-a-kind packages will bring your local blues jam right into your house! Each professionally recorded song on the CD includes two tracks: a full-stereo mix, and a split track mix with removable guitar, bass, piano, and horn parts. The CD is playa...
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Beginning Electric Blues Guitar

Beginning Electric Blues Guitar

Learn the essentials of playing electric blues guitar from one of the genre's most renowned and respected educators. This DVD covers twelve-bar blues form, the blues scale, major and minor pentatonics, combining scales, shuffle rhythm, pick harmonics, seventh chords, and more must-know topics. Andy also includes an inspiring performance section, revealing the unique approach of several blues masters, including B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Eric Clapton. 58 minutes.
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Best of Johnny Winter Songbook

Best of Johnny Winter Songbook

Features note-for-note transciptions with tab for 13 Johnny favorites.
Be Careful with a Fool • Dallas • Good Morning Little Schoolgirl • Highway 61 Revisited • Hustled Down in Texas • I Guess I'll Go Away • I'm Yours and I'm Hers • Illustrated Man • Johnny B Goode • Mean Town Blues • Rock and Roll Hoochie Coo • Rock Me Baby • Still Alive and Well. Also features Winters commentary about each song.
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Billy Boy Arnold: Chicago Blues Harmonica

Billy Boy Arnold: Chicago Blues Harmonica

A Guide To The Classic Amplified Harp Sounds Of Johnny Lee Williamson, Little Walter, Sonny Boy Wiliamson, & Billy Boy himself

Billy is an unparalleled source of historical information about the development of harmonica in this century. After delivering an informative and entertaining introduction about the instrument he loves, Billy walks and talks you through the important aspects of the styles of both Sonny Boys and the two Walters. Each artist's work is demonstra...
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Billy Branch's Blues Harp DVD

Billy Branch's Blues Harp DVD

On this DVD, Chicago blues master Billy Branch provides an easy-to-follow, 24-step introduction to blues harmonica and his impressive techniques. He covers: choosing the right harp; keys and basic theory; bending, hand vibrato, octaves and other techniques; tips on amplification and playing with a band; and more! No prior experience or music reading ability is required, so this DVD is perfect for beginners!
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Blues Deluxe Guitar Masters

Blues Deluxe Guitar Masters

Includes CD containing all 10 original recordings
Learning authentic blues has never been more fun! Blues Deluxe Guitar Masters not only contains accurate transcriptions of 10 blues classics and biographical information on each artist, it also includes a CD with the original recording of every song. Songs included are:
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Blues Drums The Ultimate Beginner Series with Tom Brechtlein

Blues Drums The Ultimate Beginner Series with Tom Brechtlein

The Ultimate Beginner Series is designed to help you take the first step toward experiencing the fun of playing music. This program shows you the blues shuffle, alternate cymbal patterns for a shuffle, hi-hat coordination exercises, a slow blues groove and more! Blues Drums, Step Two takes you one step further in the art of blues drumming. This program demonstrates bass drum variations, a blues rhumba, the open hi-hat sound, the "Steve Gadd shuffle," new fill ideas and much mor...
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Blues Fake Book

Blues Fake Book

The most comprehensive single-volume blues publication ever, with songs spanning the entire history of the genre. Every major blues artist is well-represented, including Howlin' Wolf, Robert Johnson, B.B. King, Billie Holiday, Leadbelly, Alberta Hunter, Willie Dixon, Muddy Waters, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Eric Clapton, Jimmy Witherspoon, Bessie Smith, Sonny Boy Williamson, and scores of others. Features very easy-to-read engravings of 400 fantastic songs, including: All Your Love (I Miss Loving) &bul...
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Blues Guitar Riffs

Blues Guitar Riffs

30 riffs including a CD with demonstration tracks for each riff

Contains just the guitar riffs to your favorits songs, in standard notation and tablature, with fascinating facts about each track. 30 riffs including:
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Blues Guitar Songs For Dummies

Blues Guitar Songs For Dummies

Clear instruction & performance notes to help you master 35 blues tunes: All Your Love • Boom Boom • Born Under a Bad Sign • Cross Road Blues • Everyday I Have the Blues • Got My Mo Jo Working • I Ain't Got You • I'm Tore Down • I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man • Killing Floor • Pride and Joy • Statesboro Blues • Sweet Home Chicago • The Thrill Is Gone • more!

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Blues Harmonica for Beginners

Blues Harmonica for Beginners

This book and cd teaches everything you need to know to get started playing the blues. Starting with the basics of how to hold the instrument correctly and breathe properly, this book will guide you all the way to playing with a classic blues sound. You will learn about tongue blocking, single-note playing, the pucker method, note bending, vibrato, vocal effects, the warble and more.
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Blues Keyboards The Ultimate Beginner Series

Blues Keyboards The Ultimate Beginner Series

Henry Brewer demonstrates the 12-bar progression, shuffle pattern, triplet feel, inversions, turnarounds, blues endings, the blues scale, blues licks, basic soloing technique, and more. A great band illustrates each point. DVD special features include a tuning segment, an additional artist performance video, and additional video tips.
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Blues Rock Guitar Soloing DVD

Blues Rock Guitar Soloing DVD

Learning to solo has never been easier or more affordable! This dynamic series, offers the essential elements every soloist needs. In Blues Rock Guitar Soloing, Mat demonstrates the art of phrasing which is the key to all improvised music as heard in the music of Santana, Clapton & SRV.
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Blues Vocals The Ultimate Beginner Series DVD

Blues Vocals The Ultimate Beginner Series DVD

On Blues Vocals, Step One you'll learn to develop your blues style and phrasing using the blues scale, the major pentatonic scale and the call and response method of blues phrasing. In Blues Vocals, Step Two, the traditional and sweeter sounds of the blues and pentatonic scales are explored further, along with blues phrasing. The DVD also features a terrific band to illustrate each point.
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Blues/Rock Guitar Heroes Instructional Book & CD

Blues/Rock Guitar Heroes Instructional Book & CD

A Step-By-Step Breakdown Of The Guitar Styles And Techniques Of The Blues/Rock Greats

by Dave Rubin
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Buddy Guy Anthology Instructional Book

Buddy Guy Anthology Instructional Book

Contains 20 of the bluesmaster's classics transcribed note for note with tab: Damn Right, I've Got the Blues • First Time I Met the Blues • Five Long Years • I Smell a Rat • Leave My Girl Alone • Let Me Love You Baby • Midnight Train • My Time After Awhile • She Suits Me to a Tee • Stone Crazy • and more.

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Buddy Guy Damn Right, I've Got The Blues Instructional Book

Buddy Guy Damn Right, I've Got The Blues Instructional Book

This matching folio features notes & tab for all 10 Buddy classics from the album. Songs include: Black Night • Damn Right, I've Got the Blues • Early in the Mornin' • Five Long Years • Let Me Love You Baby • Mustang Sally • Rememberin' Stevie • There Is Something on Your Mind • Too Broke to Spend the Night • Where Is the Next One Coming From. Includes photos.
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Buddy Guy Teachin' The  Blues DVD

Buddy Guy Teachin' The Blues DVD

A unique chance to learn from one of the greatest Chicago Blues guitarist of them all! Buddy reveals what he learned from Jimmy Reed, T-Bone Walker, and Lightnin' Hopkins in a DVD lesson of exceptional quality. Buddy shows you a whole bunch of licks, techniques, and styles including 9th chord licks, country blues finger-pickin', double-stop licks, turnarounds-plus some exciting jamming with Junior Wells and Arlen Roth. A supreme lesson in The Blues! Instructional booklet included...
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Chicago Blues Guitar Play-Along DVD

Chicago Blues Guitar Play-Along DVD

The Guitar Play-Along DVD series lets you hear and see how to play songs like never before. Just watch, listen and learn! Each song starts with a lesson from a professional guitar teacher. Then, the teacher performs the complete song along with professionally recorded backing tracks. You can choose to turn the guitar off if you want to play along, or leave the guitar in the mix to hear how it should sound. You can also choose from three viewing options: fret hand with tab, wide view with tab, pi...
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Chicago Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

Chicago Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

For use with all C, Bb, Eb, and Bass Clef instruments, the Hal Leonard Blues Play-Along Series is the ultimate jamming tool for all blues musicians. With easy-to-read lead sheets and other split-track choices on the included CD, these first-of-a-kind packages will bring your local blues jam right into your house! Each song on the CD includes two tracks: a full-stereo mix, and a split-track mix with removable guitar, bass, piano and harmonica parts. The CD is playable on any CD player, and is als...
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Christmas Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

Christmas Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

For use with all Bb, Eb, Bass Clef, and C instruments, the Hal Leonard Blues Play-Along Series is the ultimate jamming tool for all blues musicians. With authentic, easy-to-read lead sheets, and other split-track choices on the included CD, these first-of-a-kind packages will bring your local blues jam right into your house! Each professionally recorded song on the CD includes two tracks: a full-stereo mix, and a split track mix with removable guitar, bass, piano, and horn parts. The CD is playa...
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Clifton Chenier The King Of Zydeco Book/CD

Clifton Chenier The King Of Zydeco Book/CD

Includes 15 track CD featuring the best of Clifton Chenier's Arhoolie Records years. The instructional book features 15 accordion arrangements of tunes by Clifton Chenier (1925-1987) clearly demonstrating why he is known as the undisputed King of Zydeco music. Written for the piano accordion as opposed to the Cajun button accordion, all of the selections in this book are transcribed from Chenier's 1965-1987 recordings on Arhoolie Records. The featured tunes are: ""Ain't No Need of Cryin'"" ""Tu ...
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Complete Electric Bass Method: Beginning Blues Bass DVD

Complete Electric Bass Method: Beginning Blues Bass DVD

Designed for beginning bassists who want to play the blues, this title makes a great companion to any starter bass method and the perfect complement to the author's Complete Electric Bass Method. Learn various grooves in both straight and swing feels, all within the context of such styles as rock blues, jazz blues, funk blues and more. Highlighted with lessons on scales and chords that are clear and easy to understand, this abundant resource of blues bass lines not only adds to your voc...
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Corey Harris Teaches Blues Guitar DVD

Corey Harris Teaches Blues Guitar DVD

From Mississippi to Mali

On this remarkable instructional session Corey Harris teaches songs and instrumentals that will deepen your knowledge of the guitar and will add cross-cultural rhythms and licks to your blues repertoire.
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Discovering Boogie & Blues Piano Instructional Book & CD

Discovering Boogie & Blues Piano Instructional Book & CD

This systematic method for learning licks, accompaniment patterns and improvisation is the first English translation of the revised and expanded best-selling German book Die Boogie & Blues Methode. Taking you step by step through technical aspects of the playing style, as well as historical information and recommendations for further listening, Discovering Boogie & Blues Piano is an ideal introduction to this style of music. The book is accompanied by a CD recording of ...
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Duane Allman Guitar Anthology

Duane Allman Guitar Anthology

Authentic transcriptions with notes and tablature for 20 songs including: Blue Sky, Somebody Loan Me A Dime, Layla, Statesboro Blues, In Memory of Elizabeth Reed, Whipping Post and many more!
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Freddie King Signature Licks DVD

Freddie King Signature Licks DVD

Taught by Duke Robillard. The most virtuosic blues King, big bad Freddie was a spectacular guitarist as well as a first-rate singer and accomplished songwriter. As a transplanted Texan who moved to Chicago in the '50s, Freddie rubbed shoulders with the likes of Buddy Guy, Otis Rush and Magic Sam. Freddie's vast repertoire of blues classics offers cool hooks, hot solos, and foot-tapping rhythms for the contemporary electric guitarist. In this DVD, Host Duke Robillard (Roomful of Blues, Fabulous T...
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Freddie King The Collection Instructional Book

Freddie King The Collection Instructional Book

An outstanding collection of 15 of this blues legend's best, including: Have You Ever Loved a Woman • Heads up • Hide Away • I'm Tore Down • Lonesome Whistle Blues • The Sad Nite Owl • See See Baby • Wash Out • more.
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Gary Moore Still Got The Blues Inst. BOOK

Gary Moore Still Got The Blues Inst. BOOK

The finest from Gary Moore includes: Still Got The Blues • That Kind Of Woman • All Your Love • Texas Strut • and many more. Includes color photos and a special introduction section. Eleven songs in all.

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Gary Moore The Best Of Instructional Book

Gary Moore The Best Of Instructional Book

14 of this blues/rock axe master's transcriptions, from his Thin Lizzy days as well as his solo career. Songs: Bad for You Baby • Cold Day in Hell • Empty Rooms • The Loner • Midnight Blues • Oh Pretty Woman • Out in the Fields • Over the Hills and Far Away • Parisienne Walkways • Since I Met You Baby • Still Got the Blues • Texas Strut • Victims of the Future • Walking by Myself.

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Giants Of Blues Instructional Book W/CD

Giants Of Blues Instructional Book W/CD

Tracing the history of blues guitar from Robert Johnson through Eric Clapton, John Lee Hooker, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Jimi Hendrix, Peter Green and many more, Neville Marten explains each player's definitive playing techniques, showing how to emulate their solos and develop their tricks to expand your own musical vocaulary. Playing styles, personal trademarks and characteristics are explained and illustrated clearly in notation and tab, as well as played in full on the CD. The CD includes two licks...
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Guitar Licks Of The Texas Blues-Rock Heroes BOOK w/CD

Guitar Licks Of The Texas Blues-Rock Heroes BOOK w/CD

Stevie Ray Vaughan, Billy Gibbons, Johnny Winter, T-Bone Walker, Freddie King, Jimmie Vaughan, Eric Johnson, Lightnin' Hopkins and more!

by Jesse Gress

With enough hot licks to set the whole Lone Star state afire, this book details the solo styles of legendary guitarists, complete with essential stylistic details that make the music come alive. You get it all, from pioneers like T-Bone Walker, Freddie King, and Lightnin' Hopkins, through the next generation...
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Guitar Roots: Chicago Blues

Guitar Roots: Chicago Blues

The Roots of Great Guitar Playing This book is designed for guitar players who love the blues and want to become more familiar with Chicago-Style blues. Great Chicago blues arpeggios and licks are included along with lessons on chord progressions, turnarounds, gospel blues and more. There is loads of Chicago blues trivia and interesting facts. Easy-to-read examples are shown in standard music notation and TAB. The CD includes examples to make learning easier.
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Jimi Hendrix Blues Instructional Book

Jimi Hendrix Blues Instructional Book

Now once again available, the revised edition of this matching folio features a stunning 24-page color section with lots of photos and introductions to the songs. Includes note-for-note transcriptions of 11 Hendrix hits: Bleeding Heart • Born Under a Bad Sign • Catfish Blues • Electric Church Red House • Hear My Train a Comin' (Acoustic & Electric Versions) • Jam 292 • Mannish Boy • Once I Had a Woman • Red House • Voodoo Chile Blues.

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Johnny Winter: Legendary Licks Slide Guitar DVD

Johnny Winter: Legendary Licks Slide Guitar DVD

Featuring Johnny Winter with Instruction by Al Eck

This instructional DVD provides a step-by-step breakdown of Johnny Winter's signature Guitar style and techniques. Watch and listen as Johnny demonstrates his signature slide guitar style.

Includes Johnny playing national steel guitar where individual parts are broken down by master blues teacher Al Eck.

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Johnny Winter: Signature Licks Inst. Book & CD

Johnny Winter: Signature Licks Inst. Book & CD

A step-by-step breakdown of the guitar styles and techniques of Johnny Winter as presented by Dave Rubin. This instructional book and CD includes transcriptions and tabs for 12 Johnny Winter classics including Bad Luck Situation, Be Careful With A Fool, Bladie Mae, Highway 61 Revisited, It Was Raining, Leland Mississippi, Mean Town Blues, Rock And Roll Hoochie Koo, Rock Me Baby, Still Alive And Well, Sw...
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Junior Wells Blues Harmonica DVD

Junior Wells Blues Harmonica DVD

Junior Wells demonstrates cross-harp technique, changing keys, bending, cupping, octaves, vibrata, and so much more as he sings, plays, and shouts you through some of the most classic blues. A classic!
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Learn Blues Guitar With 6 Great Masters! DVD

Learn Blues Guitar With 6 Great Masters! DVD

6 blues giants take you through the basics of playing blues guitar. Featuring Arlen Roth, Lonnie Mack, Ronnie Earl, Duke Robillard, Buddy Guy, & Harvey Mandel. Instructional booklet included.
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Learn Chicago Blues Guitar With 6 Great Masters! DVD

Learn Chicago Blues Guitar With 6 Great Masters! DVD

6 blues giants take you through the basics of playing Chicago Blues Guitar. Featuring Buddy Guy, Arlen Roth, Ronnie Earl, Jay Geils, Cornell Dupree, & Otis Rush. Instructional booklet included.
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Learn To Sing The Blues DVD

Learn To Sing The Blues DVD

Taught by Gaye Adegbalola. Here's a vocal workshop that will help bring your blues songs to life. Gaye has identified 17 key points to help a singer "relay a story...say aloud what others feel deep inside." Includes 1 80-minute DVD and 1 booklet
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Lee Rocker Rockabilly Slap Bass

Lee Rocker Rockabilly Slap Bass

This informative and entertaining DVD by a rockabilly master, Alligator recording artist and co-founder of the Stray Cats teaches the spectacular multi-rhythmic slapping that will stop any show. Lee shows how to combine right hand techniques with blues bass lines and arpeggios, and gives valuable advice on getting the best possible sound. Includes demonstrations by his band Big Blue. 60-MIN. • BEGINNER LEVEL
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Let Your Music Soar: The Emotional Connection BOOK with CD

Let Your Music Soar: The Emotional Connection BOOK with CD

Co-written by Corky Siegel (of Siegel-Schwall fame) and Peter Krammer along with illustrations by Holly Siegel. Let Your Music Soar: The Emotional connection offers a revolutionary tool that will transform and deepen the evocative power of music for musicians overnight. While this is a ground-breaking guide book for professionals and teachers as well as students and hobbyists, it is also an entertaining and insp...
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Little Walter Harmonica Play-Along Book & CD

Little Walter Harmonica Play-Along Book & CD

The Harmonica Play-Along Series will help you play your favorite songs quickly and easily. Just follow the notation, listen to the CD to hear how the harmonica should sound, and then play along using the separate backing tracks. The melody and lyrics are also included in the book in case you want to sing, or to simply help you follow along. The audio CD is playable on any CD player, and also enhanced so PC and Mac users can adjust the recording to any tempo without changing pitch!
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Muddy Waters Blues Play Along Instructional Book & CD

Muddy Waters Blues Play Along Instructional Book & CD

For use with all C, B-flat, E-flat, and Bass Clef instruments, the Hal Leonard Blues Play-Along Series is the ultimate jamming tool for all blues musicians. With easy-to-read lead sheets, and other split-track choices on the included CD, these first-of-a-kind packages will bring your local blues jam right into your house! Each song on the CD includes two tracks: a full stereo mix, and a split track mix with removable guitar, bass, piano, and harmonica parts. 8 songs: Good Morning Little Schoolgi...
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Muddy Waters Deep Blues Book

Muddy Waters Deep Blues Book

30 tunes: Evil • Got My Mojo Working • Honey Bee • I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man • Mannish Boy • You Shook Me • I Want To Be Loved • Champagne And Reefer • Baby, Please Don't Go • Rollin' And Tumblin'• She's Nineteen Years Old • Louisiana Blues and many more.

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Muddy Waters Guitar Signature Licks DVD

Muddy Waters Guitar Signature Licks DVD

Arguably the heaviest bluesman ever, Muddy Waters literally electrified the Chicago blues world with the 1948 release of his first single on Chess Records (“I Can't Be Satisfied”). By taking the Robert Johnson and Son House-inspired acoustic Delta blues that he had played in Mississippi and firing it up with raw amplification, he created the blueprint for generations of Chicago blues players. Bob Margolin played guitar in Muddy Waters' band for seven years in the '70s, absorbing his ...
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Paul Butterfield Teaches Blues Harmonica

Paul Butterfield Teaches Blues Harmonica

Includes CD companion

One of the great blues harp players of all time teaches the techniques and insights he developed during a lifetime of musical experience. On this powerful and important lesson, made a few years before his death in 1987, Paul explained, for the benefit of learning harp players, many of the elements that made up his unique style and formidable technique.
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Power Trio Blues Guitar

Power Trio Blues Guitar

Includes CD for play-along instruction and jamming

Power Trio Blues Guitar details how to play electric guitar in a trio with bass and drums. Boogie, shuffle, and slow blues rhythms, licks, double stops, chords, and bass patterns are presented for full and exciting blues.
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Powerharp: Charlie Musselwhite

Powerharp: Charlie Musselwhite

Learn to develop skills for future playing, Powerharp uniquely combines the playing skills of Mussselwhite with the teaching skills of Phil Duncan. For diatonic and chromatic harmonicas. Includes: 1 audio cassette or compact disc and 1 booklet (94 pages).
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Real Blues Guitar

Real Blues Guitar

Real Blues Guitar teaches a complete blues guitar method, starting with basic guitar techniques and ending by guiding you through styles and techniques of Albert King, B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Winter, Eric Clapton & Buddy Guy. Incudes: 80 page book and Compact disc
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Robert Cray The Best Of Instructional Book

Robert Cray The Best Of Instructional Book

Notes and tab for 16 songs from this modern blues man: Baby's Arms • Bad Influence • (Won't Be) Coming Home • Don't Be Afraid of the Dark • The Forecast (Calls for Pain) • Nothing Against You • Phone Booth • Poor Johnny • Right Next Door • She's Into Somethin' • Smoking Gun • and more.
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Robert Johnson King Of Delta Blues Guitar Transcriptions & Detailed Lessons For 29 Songs Inst.BOOK

Robert Johnson King Of Delta Blues Guitar Transcriptions & Detailed Lessons For 29 Songs Inst.BOOK

Explore the style of the most legendary bluesman of all time with this Guitar School edition written by noted blues expert Dave Rubin. It includes an introduction/biography, a discography, a tuning chart, and detailed analysis of 29 classic blues tunes: Come On in My Kitchen • Cross Road Blues (Crossroads) • Dead Shrimp Blues • Drunken Hearted Man • Hell Hound on My Trail • I Believe I'll Dust My Broom • Kind Hearted Woman Blues • Little Queen of Spades • ...
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Rockabilly Guitar Bible Instructional Book

Rockabilly Guitar Bible Instructional Book

This collection of note-for-note guitar transcriptions with tab features over 30 rockabilly hits from artists such as Elvis, Carl Perkins, Gene Vincent, Buddy Holly, The Blasters, Stray Cats, the Brian Setzer Orchestra and more! Includes: Baby, Let's Play House • Be-Bop-A-Lula • Blue Suede Shoes • Don't Be Cruel (To a Heart That's True) • Hello Mary Lou • Hippy Hippy Shake • Peggy Sue • Rock Around the Clock • Rock This Town • Stray Cat Strut • S...
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Roy Buchanan Guitar Signature Licks Instructional Book

Roy Buchanan Guitar Signature Licks Instructional Book

A Step-by-Step Breakdown of His Guitar Styles and Techniques. This exclusive book/audio pack features in-depth analysis of the songs and solos that made Roy Buchanan “The Best Unknown Guitarist in the World.” Though he never achieved stardom, Rolling Stone magazine ranked him #57 on their list of the 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. With this pack, you'll learn 12 of his best licks, including: After Hours • Chicago Smokeshop • Five String Blues • Hey Joe &...
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Roy Buchanan The Collection Inst. BOOK

Roy Buchanan The Collection Inst. BOOK

Includes 14 great blues tunes from Roy Buchanan: After Hours • Cajun • Chicago Smokeshop • Five String Blues • Hey, Good Lookin' • Hey Joe • The Messiah Will Come Again • Petal to the Metal • Pete's Blues • Short Fuse • Sneaking Godzilla Through the Alley • Sweet Dreams • Tribute to Elmore James • Wayfaring Pilgrim.
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Shuffle Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

Shuffle Blues Play-Along Instructional Book & CD

For use with all Bb, Eb, Bass Clef, and C instruments, the Hal Leonard Blues Play-Along series is the ultimate jamming tool for all blues musicians. With easy-to-read lead sheets, and other split-track choices on the included CD, these first-of-a-kind packages will bring your local blues jam right into your house! Each song on the CD includes two tracks: a full stereo mix, and a split track mix with removable guitar, bass, piano, and harp parts. 8 songs by Buddy Guy, Little Milton, Jimmy...
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Smokin' Blues Guitar by Smokin' Joe Kubek Book/DVD

Smokin' Blues Guitar by Smokin' Joe Kubek Book/DVD

Texas blues guitar legend Smokin' Joe Kubek and acclaimed author and music historian Dave Rubin have teamed up to create this one-of-a-kind DVD/book bundle, featuring a high-definition DVD with Smokin' Joe himself demonstrating loads of electric blues licks, riffs, concepts, and techniques straight from his extensive arsenal. The companion book, co-written with Dave Rubin, provides standard notation and tablature for every smokin' example on the DVD, as well as bonus instructional material, and ...
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Son Seals Chicago Blues Guitar DVD

Son Seals Chicago Blues Guitar DVD

Smoking Lead Guitar Taught by Mr. Bad Axe, one of the great Chicago bluesmen

In this 1999 instructional session, Son Seals provided an extraordingary personal lesson on how to play tough, no-nonsense blues guitar in a variety of rhythmic settings. An inspiring teacher along with being an awesome performer, Son was as direct in his explanations as he was in his guitar playing.

He put his heart into each song segment, which includes shuffles, slow blues, funk blues...
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Sourcebook Of Little Walter/Big Walter Licks For Blues Harmonica BOOK w/CD

Sourcebook Of Little Walter/Big Walter Licks For Blues Harmonica BOOK w/CD

In this essential collection for blues harp players, author Tom Ball sets out to discuss, understand and demystify some of the playing of the phenomenal Walters: the legendary “Big Walter” Horton and “Little Walter” Jacobs. Includes a sampling of the best licks from each artist's repertoire, mapped out in easy-to-read harmonica tablature and played on CD by Ball, plus extensive notes on each musician's style, bios and discographies, rare photos, a bibliography, harmonica ...
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Stevie Ray Vaughan The Sky Is Crying Inst. BOOK

Stevie Ray Vaughan The Sky Is Crying Inst. BOOK

Matching folio to the album featuring 10 previously unreleased studio performances, including: The Sky Is Crying • Empty Arms • Little Wing • Life By The Drop • and more.

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T-Bone Walker Signature Licks DVD

T-Bone Walker Signature Licks DVD

Taught by Duke Robillard. Known as the Father of Electric Blues Guitar, T-Bone Walker has influenced virtually every blues, jazz and rock guitarist from B.B. King, Kenny Burrell and Chuck Berry to Jimi Hendrix. His tasty, economical and expressive lead lines have come to define the essence of cool blues guitar soloing, and the power of his dramatic and soulful phrasing is undiminished by the passage of time.
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T-Bone Walker The Collection Inst. BOOK

T-Bone Walker The Collection Inst. BOOK

This terrific collection features 20 tunes from wildly influential (B.B. King, Chuck Berry, Stevie Ray Vaughan, and Jimi Hendrix, to name but a few) blues legend T-Bone Walker, to whom electric blues and rock music owe their existence. Songs include: Call It Stormy Monday • Don't Leave Me Baby • I Got a Break Baby • It's a Low Down Dirty Deal • Mean Old World • So Blue Blues • T-Bone Boogie • The Time Seems So Long • Vida Lee • and more. Includes an i...
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The Art Of Acoustic Blues Guitar--The Logic Of The Fretboard Book & DVD

The Art Of Acoustic Blues Guitar--The Logic Of The Fretboard Book & DVD

The ability to improvise and create variations within a song is the essence of the guitar work of the great traditional acoustic blues guitarists such as Blind Blake, Robert Johnson, Big Bill Broonzy, Rev. Gary Davis, and Blind Lemon Jefferson. By exploring the ways that chords, melodies, and rhythms work, Woody Mann presents practical and simple ways to create variations in your playing. Woody teaches a new approach to seeing the fretboard and techniques for “breaking down” chord bl...
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The Blues

The Blues

This paperback book lists melody line, chords and lyrics for 111 blues classics on keyboards, guitars and vocals, including: After You've Gone • Basin Street Blues • Chicago Blues • Crossroads • A Good Man Is Hard To Find • I Ain't Got Nobody • I Believe I'll Dust My Broom • Killing Floor • Nobody Knows You When You're Down And Out • One Bourbon, One Scotch, One Beer • See See Rider • The Sky Is Crying • St. Louis Blues • Stormy We...
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The Blues Guitar Of Hubert Sumlin DVD

The Blues Guitar Of Hubert Sumlin DVD

The man who played guitar in Howlin' Wolf's band for more than twenty-five years discusses his guitar style, technique and influences with Jimmy Vivino of the Conan O'Brien Band. Backed by a stellar rhythm section, Hubert plays through some of his favorite Wolf tunes and sheds light on his traditional, Mississippi-based fingerpicking blues style. 60 minutes. Includes tab. Early intermediate level.

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The Everything Rock and Blues Book

The Everything Rock and Blues Book

With easy-to-understand text and audio instruction, The Everything® Rock & Blues Guitar Book with CD provides you with everything you need to play all your favorite songs. You will learn the scales and chords found in all rock and blues songs, and achieve the unique techniques that define them. Frequent practice exercises allow you to put your knowledge to work, while the audio examples help train your ear. The Everything® Rock and Blues Guitar Book with CD also includes professional tips on: I...
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The Ragtime & Blues Guitar Of Big Bill Broonzy 2-DVD Set

The Ragtime & Blues Guitar Of Big Bill Broonzy 2-DVD Set

Taught by Ernie Hawkins. Big Bill Broonzy (June 26, 1903 - August 15, 1958) was an incredible American blues singer, songwriter and guitarist. His career began in the 1920s when he played country blues to mostly black audiences. Through the 1930s and 1940s he successfully navigated a transition in style to a more urban blues sound popular with white audiences. In the 1950s a return to his traditional folk-blues roots made him one of the leading figures of the emerging American folk music revival...
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The Real Blues Book

The Real Blues Book

Since the 1970s, The Real Book has been the most popular book for gigging jazz musicians. Hal Leonard is proud to publish completely legal and legitimate editions of the original volumes as well as exciting new volumes to carry on the tradition to new generations of players in all styles of music! All the Real Books feature hundreds of time-tested songs in accurate arrangements in the famous easy-to-read, hand-written notation with comb-binding.
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The Rolling Stones Exile On Main Street Inst. BOOK

The Rolling Stones Exile On Main Street Inst. BOOK

18-song matching folio to the classic Stones album features transcriptions of: Rocks Off • Tumbling Dice • Let It Loose • All Down The Line • Stop Breaking Down • Casino Boogie • Torn & Frayed • Black Angel • Loving Cup • Happy • Soul Survivor • Shake Your Hips • Rip This Joint • and more. Also includes photos.
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The Ultimate Beginner Series: Blues Guitar DVD

The Ultimate Beginner Series: Blues Guitar DVD

The Ultimate Beginner Series is designed to help you take the first step toward experiencing the fun of playing music. Blues Guitar illustrates everything you need to get you started in the basics of the blues and features on-screen graphics and tablature plus a great band to demonstrate each point. Concepts demonstrated include popular intros and endings, slow blues (the heart of the blues sound), the "sweet" side of blues soloing (the major pentatonic scale), blues phrasing using "call and res...
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The Ultimate Beginner Series: Blues Harmonica Basics

The Ultimate Beginner Series: Blues Harmonica Basics

Covers how to get started (choosing a harmonica, blowing and drawing), positions (first position and cross harp), playing individual notes, bending, and learning blues phrasing. Also teaches developing vibrato and trills, playing octaves and chords, mastering phrases in the style of blues harp legends Little Walter and Sonny Boy Williamson, and a bonus lesson on "The Major Scale."
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Warren Haynes Electric Blues & Slide Guitar DVD

Warren Haynes Electric Blues & Slide Guitar DVD

Warren Haynes, of the Allman Brothers Band, has also enjoyed an outstanding solo career as a bluesman. On this great DVD he covers a wide range of blues and slide skills and techniques, including phrasing, vibrato, string bending, and soloing as well as mixing major and minor scales, using space, and looking for blue notes within intervals. An intense and rewarding blues lesson guaranteed to improve your playing! Includes a new introduction by Jeff Golub. Jeff began his career as guitarist for r...
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ZZ Top Early Classics Instructional Book

ZZ Top Early Classics Instructional Book

25 songs from the start of this classic American trio transcribed for guitar including: Apologies to Pearly • Cheap Sunglasses • Chevrolet • A Fool for Your Stockings • Francine • Heard It on the X • I Thank You • I'm Bad, I'm Nationwide • Jesus Just Left Chicago • Just Got Paid • La Grange • Pearl Necklace • Tube Snake Boogie • Tush • Waitin' for the Bus • and more!
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