Play the blues with the sweet sounds of the mandolin.
Steve James teaches the scales, chords, lead riffs, rhythm comping, turnarounds, and other essential techniques for playing traditional blues and old-time string band music on mandolin. The tutorial is a must-have guide for musicians wanting to use the mandolin for rhythmic accompaniment or as a blues instrument.
Songs include "Divin' Duck Blues," "The Lonesome Train that Carried My Gal Away," and more.
- Beginner level
- Includes chords, diagrams, music, and tablature
- Artist: Steve James
- Series: Homespun Tapes
- Publisher: Homespun
- Medium: DVD
- 60 minutes
- 5" W x 8" L