Folk Rhythms: Learn to Play Spoons, Bones, Washboard, Hambone and the Paper Bag

Overview

Multi-instrumentalist David Holt offers a lesson in creative musicianship in this instructional video designed to let viewers find the natural rhythms of such everyday objects as spoons, washboards, and paper bags. Utilizing a series of hambone (body slapping) rhythms as the basis for his lessons, Holt combines coordination and dexterity with percussion basics to help viewers develope the skills they will need to create infectious organic beats.
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Overview

Multi-instrumentalist David Holt offers a lesson in creative musicianship in this instructional video designed to let viewers find the natural rhythms of such everyday objects as spoons, washboards, and paper bags. Utilizing a series of hambone (body slapping) rhythms as the basis for his lessons, Holt combines coordination and dexterity with percussion basics to help viewers develope the skills they will need to create infectious organic beats.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/27/2004
  • UPC: 073999747621
  • Original Release: 1996
  • Rating:

  • Source: Hal Leonard
  • Time: 50:00
  • Format: DVD
  • Sales rank: 48,017

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
David Holt
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Scene Index

Side #1 --
1. Intro [1:24]
2. Spoons: Choosing the Best [1:04]
3. Rhythm [1:03]
4. Holding the Spoons [3:13]
5. Accents and Basic Rhythm [1:56]
6. Basic Roll [2:33]
7. "Turkey in the Straw" [:45]
8. More Rhythms [1:00]
9. Spoon Tricks: Reverse Roll [1:10]
10. Mouth Sounds: With Spoons [1:28]
11. Spoons Example: Playing With a Guitar [:43]
12. Fancy Licks [:43]
13. Hambone [2:20]
14. Basic Rhythm [1:41]
15. More Rhythms [3:01]
16. Hambone Solo [1:10]
17. More Mouth Tricks: Effin [2:45]
18. Drum-da-Ware [2:02]
19. Washboard: Basic Rhythm [4:01]
20. Simple Scrape [1:01]
21. Washboard Example: Playing With a Guitar [:49]
22. "Rain Crow Bill" [1:20]
23. Bones [2:02]
24. The Snap [1:12]
25. The Triplet [:57]
26. Different Rhythms [1:30]
27. Playing With Two Pairs of Bones [:58]
28. Paper Bag [2:20]
29. Outro [1:16]
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Menu

Side #1 --
   Play
   Instrument Menu
      Spoons
      Hambone
      Washboard
      Bones
      Paper Bag
   Chapter Points Menu
   Web and Contact Information
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