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The Little Drummer Boy

taught by Happy Traum

SKU: 300-D461

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DOWNLOAD ONLY. The Little Drummer Boy is a perennial classic that can be heard just about everywhere during the Christmas season. This version is a little different from the standard fare. Happy adds a groove and turns it into a funky fingerpicking showpiece, utilizing a droning but rhythmic thumb-bass against the hypnotic, syncopated melody. This lesson, in dropped D tuning, is for beginning fingerpickers and experienced players alike. It starts simply, with a steady bass and the melody picked on the D and G strings, then progresses to middle and higher octaves, adding increasing excitement and cool licks. Learn this and you'll be a hit at holiday parties and jam sessions. 30 min.

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DOWNLOAD ONLY. This title is available as a DOWNLOAD ONLY. Just click one of the links below and have it delivered straight to your computer. The Little Drummer Boy is a perennial classic that can be heard just about everywhere during the Christmas season. This version is a little different from the standard fare. Happy adds a groove and turns it into a funky fingerpicking showpiece, utilizing a droning but rhythmic thumb-bass against the hypnotic, syncopated melody. This lesson, in dropped D tuning, is for beginning fingerpickers and experienced players alike. It starts simply, with a steady bass and the melody picked on the D and G strings, then progresses to middle and higher octaves, adding increasing excitement and cool licks. Learn this and youll be a hit at holiday parties and jam sessions. 30 min.