Traditional and Contemporary Fingerpicking Styles for Guitar - 40th Anniversary Edition

by Happy Traum
sku: 01-965010
A special anniversary edition of two books that pioneered the fingerpicking craze of the early seventies: "Fingerpicking Styles for Guitar" and it's long out of print sequel "Traditional and Contemporary Guitar Fingerpicking Styles." Landmark transcriptions of fingerpicking greats such as Mississippi John Hurt, Etta Baker, Merle Travis, Doc Watson, John Fahey, Dave Van Ronk, Joseph Spence, Eric Schoenberg, and many others, plus Happy's clear method for learning fingerstyle. 30 songs in all. Includes brief biographies and photos of each artist, updated arrangements and a new foreword by Happy. Note/tab. 142 pp.   More Details...
This item is available on Special Order. Please phone us to arrange the order. 517-372-7890

  • Angie
  • Bad Luck Blues
  • Boat's Up The river
  • Buckdancer's Choice
  • Bully Of The Town
  • Deep River Blues
  • Dill Pickle Rag
  • Doc's Guitar
  • Fishing Blues
  • Freight Train
  • Georgia Camp Meeting
  • Guabi Guabi
  • John Henry
  • Living In The Country
  • Make Me A Pallet
  • Masanga
  • My Creole Belle
  • Nine-pound Hammer
  • Poor Boy Long Ways From Home
  • Pretty Polly
  • Railroad Bill
  • Sitting On The Top Of The World
  • Spanish Flang Dang
  • Spike Driver's Blues
  • Stackerlee [Van Ronk, Dave]
  • St. Louis Tickle
  • Sugar Babe
  • Take A Look At That Baby
  • The Candy Man
  • There Will Be A Happy Meeting
  • Wilson Rag