Old-Time Country Guitar Backup Basics

by Joseph Weidlich
$15.95
sku: 49-1389
This instructional book uses commercial recordings from 70 different "sides" from the 1920s and early 1930s as the basis for learning guitar backup techniques commonly used in old-time country music. Covers: boom-chick patterns, bass runs, uses of the pentatonic scale, rhythmic variations, minor chromatic nuances, the use of chromatic passing tones, licks based on chords or chord progressions, more. Note/tab. 84 pp.   More Details...

This instructional book uses commercial recordings from 70 different "sides" from the 1920s and early 1930s as the basis for learning guitar backup techniques commonly used in old-time country music. Covers: boom-chick patterns, bass runs, uses of the pentatonic scale, rhythmic variations, minor chromatic nuances, the use of chromatic passing tones, licks based on chords or chord progressions, more. Note/tab. 84 pp.