Rev. Gary Davis
DVD - Ragtime Guitar of Rev. Gary Davis
by Rev. Gary Davis & Ernie Hawkins
2-DVD set. Davis was an incredible ragtime guitar player whose arrangements illustrate what has become known as the Piedmont guitar style. In this double DVD lesson, Ernie Hawkins teaches each section phrase-by-phrase and carefully shows you the right hand picking as well as the left hand fingerings that were unique to Daviss approach. Also features split screen segments where each section is played slowly and you can study the movements of each hand. As a bonus it includes performances of Davis playing each song! Includes tab/notation booklet as a PDF file. Beginning/intermediate. 173 min.
- Slow Drag (Cincinnati Flow Rag)
- C Rag
- Don’t Let My Baby Catch You Here
- Make Believe Stunt (Maple Leaf Rag)