Happy Traum: Teaches the Blues Guitar of Brownie Mcghee

Happy Traum: Teaches the Blues Guitar of Brownie Mcghee

Director:  Cast: Happy Traum

DVD

Product Details

Release Date: 09/30/2008
UPC: 0884088275099
Original Release: 2008
Source: Homespun
Sound: [Dolby Digital Stereo]
Time: 2:30:00

Special Features

Listen to Brownie McGhee as he demonstrates eleven songs and techniques that are taught on this DVD. These never-heard audio recordings were recently discovered in Happy's personal archives

Cast & Crew

Performance Credits
Happy Traum Instructor

Technical Credits

Scene Index

Disc #1 -- Happy Traum Teaches the Blues Guitar of Brownie McGhee - Disc One
8. "I'm Gonna Tell God How You Treat Me" [2:20]
11. "Move to Kansas City" [:56]
16. "Betty and Dupree" [4:14]
19. "Me and My Dog" [3:24]
21. "Sporting Life" [2:38]
25. "Blood Red River/Key to the Highway" [4:30]
27. "Living With the Blues" [1:29]
1. Intro [2:02]
2. Background [7:43]
3. Tune Up [1:06]
4. Overview [4:07]
5. Basic Rhythm [6:38]
6. Rhythm Variations [3:04]
7. Breaking Up the Chords [4:04]
8. "I'm Gonna Tell God How You Treat Me" [2:20]
9. "I'm Gonna Tell God.." Demonstrated [2:25]
10. "I'm Gonna Tell God..." Picking Variation [:46]
11. "Move to Kansas City" Demonstrated [:56]
12. "Move to Kansas City" Broken Down [4:37]
13. Turnarounds [5:10]
14. Turnaround into B7 [2:29]
15. Licks Into a Turnaround [1:59]
16. "Betty and Dupree" Demonstrated [4:14]
17. "Betty and Dupree" Broken Down [7:26]
18. "Betty and Dupree" More Analysis and Variations [3:26]
19. "Me and My Dog" Demonstrated [3:24]
20. "Me and My Dog" Broken Down [7:06]
21. "Sporting Life" Demonstrated [2:38]
22. "Sporting Life" Analysis and Variations [6:43]
23. "Sporting Life" Taking a Solo [4:24]
24. "Sporting Life" More Variations [2:34]
25. "Blood Red River/Key to the Highway" Chords and Demonstration [4:30]
26. "Blood Red River/Key to the Highway"/Broken Down [3:25]
27. "Living With the Blues" [1:29]
28. "Living With the Blues" Demonstrated [1:35]
29. "Living With the Blues" Broken Down [5:36]
30. "I Was Born With the Blues" Variation [1:11]
31. "Living With the Blues" Solo [3:56]
Disc #2 -- Happy Traum Teaches the Blues Guitar of Brownie McGhee - Disc Two
7. "The Pawn Shop Blues" [3:22]
9. "Careless Love" [2:03]
1. Using a Plain G String [1:28]
2. Licks in the Key of A [1:49]
3. Lick Variations [2:01]
4. More Chords and Licks [2:18]
5. Turnaround Licks [3:08]
6. More Licks and Bass Notes [:48]
7. "The Pawn Shop Blues" Demonstrated [3:22]
8. "The Pawn Shop Blues" Broken Down [8:06]
9. "Careless Love" Melody Notes [2:03]
10. "Careless Love" Demonstrated [3:17]
11. "Careless Love" Broken Down [6:20]
12. "Careless Love" Solo and Last Verse [3:04]
13. Further Study Advice [1:18]
14. Outro [4:11]

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