Del Rey: Boogie Woogie Guitar (2005)

Genres - Music  |   Sub-Genres - Instrumental Music  |   Run Time - 90 min.  |   Countries - USA  |  
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Accomplished blues and classical guitarist Del Ray offers a methodical look at five boogie woogie standards in this instructional release that aims to give aspiring strummers the skills and confidence needed to successfully develop their talent. Performances of "Nothing in Rambling", "Boogie Mysterioso", "Straw Boom Boogie", "On the Wall", and "Boogie Woogie Country Girl" are followed by a detailed breakdowns and analysis of the thumb-and0three finger picking techniques needed to master the tunes, as well as chord work and proper bass line techniques as pertaining to blues arrangements. As Del Ray continues with the lesson in her own unique and entertaining style, additional tips in various keys and tunings, and the introduction of such techniques as walking bass lines and movable chords ensure that guitar newcomers will learn the skills needed to master the boogie woogie style.

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chords, guitar, music-lessons, techniques