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Fingerpicking Series

Standard Tuning

  • Clay Pigeons (Blaze Foley) 
  • Stump Blues (Big Bill Broonzy)
  • Ways Like a Crawfish (Bo Carter)
  • Bowling Green Rag (John Cephas)
  • Bring Me My Shotgun (Lightnin’ Hopkins) 
  • Mean Old Twister/Backwater Blues (Lightnin’ Hopkins) 
  • Needed Time (Lightnin’ Hopkins) 
  • First Shot Missed Him (Mississippi John Hurt) 
  • Stack O’Lee (Mississippi John Hurt) 
  • Stocktime (John Hurt)
  • Baby Please Don’t Go (Pink Anderson)
  • I Belong To The Band (Rev. Gary Davis)
  • Oh Glory, How Happy I Am (Rev. Gary Davis)
  • Going Down South (R.L. Burnside) 
  • Little Babe (R.L. Burnside)
  • Brownskin Woman (Sam Chatmon)
  • Fishin’ Blues (Taj Mahal)
  • Easy Rag in C (arr by Tom Feldmann)
  • Greenville Avenue (Tom Feldmann)
  • Robert Johnson’s Blues In A (arr by Tom Feldmann)
  • New Highway No. 51 (Tommy McClennan)
  • If I Needed You (Townes Van Zandt)
  • Waiting Around To Die (Townes Van Zandt)
  • Delia (Traditional)
  • Nine Pound Hammer (Traditional)
  • Make Me A Pallet On Your Floor (Traditional)

Open G/A Tuning

  • Long Haired Doney (R.L. Burnside)
  • Pushin’ My Luck (Robert Belfour)
  • Take Your Burden To The Lord and Leave It There (arr by Tom Feldmann)

Open D/E Tuning

  • Run, Sinner, Run (Mance Lipscomb)

Fingerpicking Christmas Classics 

  • Auld Lang Syne (arr. by Tom Feldmann)
  • Jingle Bells (arr. by Tom Feldmann)
  • O Christmas Tree (arr. by Tom Feldmann)
  • Silent Night (arr. by Tom Feldmann)
  • Silver Bells (arr. by Tom Feldmann)
  • The First Noel (arr. by Tom Feldmann)

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Bottleneck Slide Series

Open G/A Tuning

  • Moanin’ The Blues (Allen Shaw)
  • Poor Boy A Long Ways From Home (Barbecue Bob)
  • I Am the Black Ace (Black Ace)
  • Give It Up or Let Me Go (Bonnie Raitt)
  • Mean Old World (Clapton/Allman)
  • Kindhearted Woman Blues (George Thorogood)
  • Down In The Bottom (Howlin’ Wolf)
  • Am I Wrong (Keb’ Mo’)
  • She Just Wants to Dance (Keb’ Mo’)
  • I Can’t Be Satisfied (Muddy Waters)
  • Lord Have Mercy When I Come To Die (Son House)
  • Keep Marching On (Tom Feldmann)

Open D/E Tuning

  • It’s Nobody’s Fault But Mine (Blind Willie Johnson)
  • Albatross (Fleetwood Mac)
  • Letter From Hot Springs (Fred McDowell)
  • The Lord Will Make A Way (Fred McDowell)
  • Get Right Church (Fred McDowell)
  • Run Sinner Run (Guy Davis)
  • Vigilante Man (Ry Cooder)
  • Paris, TX (Ry Cooder)
  • O Lord I Want You To Help Me (Robert Wilkins)
  • 10,000 Chains (Tom Feldmann)
  • Amazing Grace (arr. by Tom Feldmann)

Tips

  • Raise Your Action: 2 Simple Tricks
  • Choosing a Slide: 3 Basic Tips

Featured Lessons

Beginner’s Fingerpicking Guitar

Level 1
Standard Tuning

Eight-part series on beginner fingerpicking teaching the Mississippi John Hurt classic “C.C. Rider” and Lightnin’ Hopkins’ “Mojo Hand” at a pace easily followed by anyone!

Direct Download $9.95

Fingerpicking Christmas Classics (arr. by Tom Feldmann)

Level 1/2
Songs include: Jingle Bells, The First Noel,  Silent Night, O Christmas Tree, Silver Bells, Auld Lang Syne

Direct Download $24.95 or $9.95 single songs