101* Blues Guitar Essentials
with Doug MacLeod
- Course Trailer
- 101 Blues Guitar Essentials
- Intro to the course
- Essential techniques for left & right hands
- One Chord Groove
- Octaves & Dynamics
- You Can't Take My Blues
- 12 Bar Blues
- Exploring the neck for greater range
- Home Cooking
- 8 Bar Blues
- Ain't The Blues Evil
- Doug's Special "G" Tuning
- Big City Woman (She Talks So Much She Makes Me Tired)
- Open G Tuning
- A Sweet Ride
Lesson plan (1h 51m)
One of the last true bluesmen who learned from the old masters, Doug MacLeod is a man who has lived the music, survived the life, and now carries forward the tradition. A prolific recording artist, his songs have been covered by blues artists like Albert Collins and Albert King.
In this course, you'll learn the secrets of acoustic guitar blues, as revealed by a modern day master. Doug does more than show you 101 blues licks, he shows guitarists how to build a song from bottom-end root notes to advanced 12-bar and 8-bar blues progressions.
"Anyone can play the blues!" according to Doug and this is coming from a man who was has performed with the greatest blues musicians in the world, you truly feel as though Doug has been handed the torch and is helping to pass it on to the next generation.
This course is perfect for intermediate-level guitarists, also includes a lot of advanced concepts thrown in as well.
Please note: The original source for this online course is a DVD. The artist/teacher may refer to a DVD and sometimes a book, neither of which are included with your purchase. Instead, you will have lifetime access to stream the course on all your devices and PDFs of the transcriptions from the book. DVDs get damaged and lost and books can go missing, but these courses are available to you whenever you want and wherever you are!