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Folk guitar as a profession

Happy Traum

Folk guitar as a profession

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Published by Guitar Player Books in [Saratoga, Calif.] .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Music -- Vocational guidance.,
    • Guitar.,
    • Folk music -- United States -- History and criticism.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Happy Traum.
      SeriesGuitar player career guide series ; v. 1
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsML3795 .T67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination68 p. :
      Number of Pages68
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4908511M
      ISBN 100891220151
      LC Control Number76057470
      OCLC/WorldCa3613831


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Enduring and beautiful folk songs are taught in a clear andCategory: Guitar Method or Supplement. Having previously offered instruction in how to play the five-string banjo, Pete Seeger here provides the basics on playing guitar for folksingers.

The basics are very basic, he explains, noting that, while playing a musical instrument can be as difficult to learn as one makes it, the simplest lessons are so simple that they are like walking, keeping in mind that a child takes years to learn 8/   "Acoustic" guitar basically means an instrument that doesn't need external electronic amplification to perform.

So, a classical guitar is an acoustic guitar. What differentiates a classic guitar from other acoustic guitars is the presence of nylon. The first thing I learned when I picked up guitar in '69 or thereabouts was a fingerpicking pattern from an Oak Publications book called Folk Guitar or something like that.

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In he wrote the first college textbook for folk guitar. This is a book of traditional fiddle tunes in easy keys and arranged for solo guitar.

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