Uncle Phil Leadbetter will be at the Joe Val Bluegrass Festival (Boston area) February 18-19. He'll play The Whites Saturday night, and on Friday he's offering a 4-hour master class. Contact Phil directly at firstname.lastname@example.org (or on FaceBook) for more information and to register.
Topics covered: Tuning, picks, steel bar types, picking techniques, bar control, bar & palm blocking, forward & reverse rolls, music theory, chord construction and location, scale patterns, playing in different keys, minor keys, playing fast tunes w/ HO & PO, sliding harmonics.
Like new condition.
90 minutes. PayPal, check, MO.
Consider this the cheapest lesson your ever going to have and with Jerry Douglas no less. He covers proper right and left hand positions, pull-offs, hammer-ons, right hand rolls, forward and reverse rolls, banjo rolls, string pulls, picking sequences, how to string rolls together and much more. For most mortals all of this will take a life time.
VHS is in excellent condition. $12.50 + $3.50 shipping.
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Rob Ickes covers everything from fine-tuning the strings to achieving good tone, timing and control. You'll learn correct hand positions for fast and clean playing, forward and reverse right hand rolls, a little basic music theory and good bar technique, and much more. Tab booklet included. Excellent condition. $35 + $4.00 shipping.
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