Son House

DVD-The Guitar of Son House

taught by Tom Feldmann
$35.95
sku: 304-DVD842SET
2-DVD set. Feldmann takes you step-by-step through 15 classic Son House tunes that span every phase of Son's recorded career. DVD One highlights 8 songs in Spanish tuning. DVD Two focuses on 7 songs using the vestapol tuning (open D), standard, and, most suprising to students of Houses's catalog, cross-note tuning with Clarksdale moan. Also includes an interview with Stefan Grossman who talks extensively about meeting Son House and recording with him. Rare performances of House following his rediscovery are used, as well as original audio tracks where footage is not used. Intermediate. 4 hours.
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Songs:

OPEN G TUNING:

  • Death Letter Blues
  • My Black Mama
  • Low Down Dirty Dog Blues
  • The Jinx Blues
  • Special Rider Blues
  • Walkin' Blues (from 1930)
  • Dry Spell Blues
  • County Farm Blues

OPEN D TUNING:

  • Shetland Pony Blues
  • Preachin' The Blues
  • This Little Light of Mine

CROSS-NOTE TUNING:

  • Clarksdale Moan

STANDARD TUNING:

  • Depot Blues
  • Am I Right Or Am I Wrong
  • Walkin' Blues (from 1940's)