Lonnie Johnson blended blues and jazz styles, performing with blues shouters like Bessie Smith and Texas Alexander on one hand, and Louis Armstrong and Duke Ellington on the other. Learn essential exercises and tips as they are presented in this compilation of tunes by this legendary musician. As part of Stefan Grossman's Guitar Workshop Audio Series, not only does this book contain valuable lessons, but as an added bonus, the three accompanying CDs contain three full hours of instruction featuring note-by-note, phrase-by-phrase lessons to make the style and technique of Lonnie Johnson something that anyone can learn. Master instructor Woody Mann teaches you step by step to play these selections:
- Away Down in the Alley
- Woke Up This Morning With Blues in My Fingers
- Go Back to Your No Good Man
- Blues in G
- Stompin' 'Em Along Slow
Written in standard notation and tablature.