Fingerstyle Guitar

by Ken Perlman
sku: 49-112
Especially well-written, comprehensive method. Teaches fingerpicking technique with a focus on folk, blues, fiddle tunes and ragtime. Develops skills like: alternating bass, pattern picking, hammering-on, pulling-off, sliding, choking the strings, playing "up the neck," and barring. Dozens of songs used as examples. Notation and the author's own tab system. 242 pp.   More Details...


  • (There'll Be) A Hot Time In The Old Town Tonight
  • All The Good Times
  • Along The Rocky Road To Dublin
  • Turkey In The Straw
  • Cripple Creek
  • Man Of Constant Sorrow
  • Shady Grove
  • Cocaine Blues
  • Candy Man (Davis G)
  • The Entertainer
  • Freight Train
  • Make Me A Pallet On The Floor
  • Candy Man Blues
  • The Year Of Jubilo (Kingdom Coming)
  • Eighth Of January
  • Campbell's Farewell To Red Gap
  • Lark In The Morning
  • Little Sadie
  • Louis Collins
  • Pack Up Your Sorrows
  • Spike Driver Blues
  • Sligo River Blues, The
  • Cranberry Highway
  • Payday
  • Fishing Blues
  • Rain Don't Fall On Me No More
  • Lazy Afternoon Blues, The
  • Morning Blues, The
  • Barrow Street Rag
  • Stealin', Stealin'
  • Cherokee Shuffle, The
  • Manchester Angel, The
  • Behind The Bush In The Garden
  • Trip To Sligo, The
  • Paddy On The Railroad
  • Liverpool Hornpipe, The
  • Lord Inchiquin
  • The Beaumont Rag
  • Mineola Rag, The
  • The Temptation Rag