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Jun 242013
 

Blues Guitar Workshop!  Taught by Michael Fletcher – A.K.A “Mr. Boogie”

 

Workshop #1 – Country Blues

  • Delta Blues Styles from the Mississippi Delta: John Hurt,
    Sam Chatmon, Robert Johnson + Bottleneck Basics
  • Texas Blues From Mance Lipscomb to Lightnin’ Hopkins
    plus Blind Lemon Jefferson. Basic use of a drone bass
  • RagTime Blues Ideas from Blind Boy Fuller, Gary Davis
    etc.

Workshop #2…..Electric Blues

  • Early Electric Styles from Chicago Chess artists from
    Muddy Waters to Robt. Jr. Lockwood + some boogie
    backbeats
  • Modern Urban Styles Starting with T-Bone Walker, use
    of modern chords: (minor 7ths, diminished and half-
    diminished 9ths etc.) jazz crossovers and how they fit into
    today’s styles.

bgl-2013

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