Gives novices all the necessary tools to jump-start your slide playing, while experienced guitarists will be delighted by the more challenging techniques and powerful songs. Playing in open D (DADF#AD) provides rich, ringing sounds and open access to the full slide guitar experience. Mary starts with some important skills: handling the bar, finding the notes, hammer-ons and pull-offs, vibrato, harmonics, hand muting, alternate bass fingerpicking, more, then gets into the details of some compelling blues songs: "Baby Please Don't Go," "Boogie Woogie Dance," "Swing Low, Sweet Chariot," "Green Onions" and "Death Letter Blues." Intermediate. Note/tab included as PDF file on the disc. 60 min.