VARIOUS ARTISTS 'Legends Of Traditional Fingerstyle Guitar'

VARIOUS ARTISTS 'Legends Of Traditional Fingerstyle Guitar'

  • $20.00


An impressive & very enjoyable collection of 21 video clips of country & blues artists who feature finger style guitar work. Highlights include the 3 Merle Travis cuts from 1951 (though these can be seen on other videos as well), 3 tunes by Sam & Kirk McGee off the Wilburn Bros. TV show of the early 1970s, two 1966 Doc Watson tracks as well as 3 of Doc & Merle (from 1980), plus fine excerpts of Elizabeth Cotton (including FREIGHT TRAIN), Mance Lipscomb, Josh White, Roscoe Holcomb, Brownie McGhee & Rev. Gary Davis. With notes by Don Kent. Color and Black & White footage. Nice. JOHN HENRY, WHEELS, RAILROAD BLUES, LOST JOHN, DEEP RIVER BLUES, VESTAPOL, TAKE ME BACK, TRAVELING MAN, etc.

Artists:

  • MERLE TRAVIS
  • ELIZABETH COTTEN
  • MANCE LIPSCOMB
  • BROWNIE McGHEE
  • DOC WATSON
  • MERLE WATSON
  • REV. GARY DAVIS
  • ROSCOE HOLCOMB
  • SAM McGEE
  • JOSH WHITE