Old Time Country Guitar Backup Basics
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Old Time Country Guitar Backup Basics

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Written by Joseph Weidlich.

Guitar. 9x12 inches. 84 pages. Published by Centerstream Publications. (HL.00000389)

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This instructional book uses commercial recordings from 70 different sides from the 1920s and early 1930s as its basis to learn the principal guitar backup techniques commonly used in old-time country music. Topics covered include: boom-chick patterns · bass runs · uses of the pentatonic scale · rhythmic variations · minor chromatic nuances · the use of chromatic passing tones · licks based on chords or chord progressions · and more.

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