Mambo Sinuendo is a collaboration between Ry Cooder and Buena Vista alum (and formerly of many other groups as well) Manuel Galbán.
The state of Texas has had a major presence in the Blues, from the earliest days of the recording era right on up to the present day. So many tremendous Blues musicians have hailed from Texas, i.e. Blind Lemon Jefferson, Lightnin’ Hopkins, T-Bone Walker, Freddy King. This DVD focuses on the Country Blues guitarists who first defined the Texas Blues sound and who put Texas on the map as a prime location in Blues Country.
With a whirlwind of instrumental styles fusing classical, rock, blues, jazz, world music, progressive, as well as the quintessential California musical genre surf music, the California Guitar Trio's stunning virtuosity and sly sense of humor have earned them an enthusiastic following and wide notoriety, with significant crossover in the progressive, acoustic and classical music scenes.
This Master Class edition by guitarist, journalist and former director of the guitar program at Musician's Institute, Jude Gold, covers: mechanics of slapping and popping * slapped and popped riffs * chords and double stops * fret-hand muting * subdivisions * pulse attacks * funky phrases * harmonics * node spanking * rhythmic groupings * full-contact chord progressions. The book includes access to video lessons for every chapter and example online, as well as examples in standard notation and tablature.
Art of Fingerstyle Guitar album for sale was released Nov 26, 1991 on the Shanachie label. Featured guitarists include: Peter Finger, John Renbourn, Dave Evans, Leo Wijnkamp Jr., Davey Graham and Bert Jansch. Art of Fingerstyle Guitar CD music contains a single disc with 25 songs.