Happy Traum: Easy Steps to Acoustic Blues Guitar 1 / Essentials of Fingerstyle Blues 2

Happy Traum: Easy Steps to Acoustic Blues Guitar 1 / Essentials of Fingerstyle Blues 2

Director:  Cast: Happy Traum

DVD

Product Details

Release Date: 05/17/2005
UPC: 0073999174762
Rating: NR
Source: Homespun
Time: 2:30:00

Special Features

Music and tabs enclosed

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Happy Traum Instructor

Technical Credits

Scene Index

Side #1 -- Vol. 1: Starting From Scratch
1. Intro [4:32]
2. Tuning [1:21]
3. The Use of Fingerpicks [2:03]
4. Key of E/Basic Chords [1:40]
5. Basic 12 Bar Blues Form [3:19]
6. 12 Bar Blues Variation Explained [1:28]
7. Right Hand Strum Patterns [1:08]
8. 12 Bar Blues Variation Played [:53]
9. "Good Morning Blues" Form Explained [1:54]
10. "Good Morning Blues" Basic Version Played [1:48]
11. Chord and Strum Variations [4:17]
12. "Good Morning Blues" Played With Chord and Strum Variations [1:37]
13. The Turnaround - Explained [1:40]
14. Basic Turnaround [2:03]
15. "Good Morning Blues" Played With Basic Turnaround [3:36]
16. Turnaround Variation #1 [:40]
17. Turnaround Variation #2 [:38]
18. Turnaround Variation #3 [:32]
19. Turnaround Variation #4 [:23]
20. Turnaround Variation #5 [:50]
21. Turnaround Variation #6 [:42]
22. Turnaround Variation #7 [1:07]
23. "Good Morning Blues" Played With Various Turnarounds [3:04]
24. C7 to B7 Variation Using a Bass Run [1:51]
25. Turnarounds on Alternate Strings Variation #1 [1:10]
26. Turnarounds on Alternate Strings Variation #2 [1:19]
27. Turnarounds on Alternate Strings Variation #3 [:38]
28. Turnarounds on Alternate Strings Variation #4 [:12]
29. Turnarounds on Alternate Strings Variation #5 [:55]
30. Turnarounds on Alternate Strings Variation #6 [1:00]
31. Turnarounds Played as a Chord Progression [2:15]
32. Turnarounds Using Bass Runs Variation #1 [1:46]
33. Turnarounds Using Bass Runs Variation #2 [:46]
34. Turnarounds Using Bass Runs Variation #3 [1:23]
35. "Kansas City Blues" Alternate 12 Bar Blues Form [1:20]
36. "Evil Hearted Man" Alternate 12 Bar Blues Form [:37]
37. The "Quick Four" [1:06]
38. 8 Bar Blues Form [2:04]
39. 8 Bar Blues Variation [1:01]
40. Outro [1:45]
Side #2 -- Vol. 2: Essentials of Fingerstyle Blues
1. Intro [1:30]
2. The Steady Thumb Explained [1:20]
3. The Steady Thumb Played on the Low E String [2:29]
4. The Steady Thumb Adding the 1st String Pinch [:54]
5. The Steady Thumb Adding the 2nd String Pinch [:58]
6. The Steady Thumb Alternating Treble Strings [:50]
7. The Steady Thumb Adding Syncopation [2:08]
8. Adding the Left Hand [:59]
9. Adding Syncopation With the Left Hand [1:01]
10. Syncopation Variations [:42]
11. Adding Triplets [3:18]
12. Picking a Blues Scale [2:26]
13. "Baby Please Don't Go" Basic Melody Played [1:57]
14. "Baby Please Don't Go" Basic Melody Broken Down [2:55]
15. "Baby Please Don't Go" Syncopating Melody [2:14]
16. "Baby Please Don't Go" Adding Lines to the Melody [1:26]
17. "Baby Please Don't Go" Varying the Bass Notes [1:00]
18. "Baby Please Don't Go" Whole Tune Played up to Speed [2:49]
19. "Rock Me Baby" Played [3:28]
20. "Rock Me Baby" Melody and Rhythm 1st Part E Chord [2:06]
21. "Rock Me Baby" Melody and Rhythm 2nd Part A Chord [1:34]
22. "Rock Me Baby" Melody and Rhythm 3rd Part B7 Chord [:24]
23. "Rock Me Baby" Played Slowly [1:05]
24. "Rock Me Baby" Played an Octave Up [4:29]
25. The Blues Scale [3:24]
26. Breaking Up the Chords [7:44]
27. Shuffle Bass Line [3:33]
28. Shuffle Bass Line Variation [:49]
29. Boogie Woogie Bass Line [3:28]
30. Boogie Woogie Bass Line Variation [:35]
31. Boogie Woogie Treble and Bass Strings [5:39]
32. Playing a Solo up the Neck Using Triplets [8:17]
33. Solo Turnaround [:41]
34. Solo Variations [2:50]
35. VI-II-V Progressions [3:07]
36. "Trouble in Mind" [1:06]
37. "Sporting Life Blues" [3:11]
38. Turnaround Ending [1:49]
39. Outro [2:22]

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