A collection of over 200 great Bluegrass, Old Time, Country and Gospel standards. Learn to play songs written and recorded by the giants of traditional American music: Bill Monroe, the Stanley Brothers, Flatt a Scruggs, Ralph Stanley, the Osborne Brothers, Jimmy Martin, Doc Watson, and many more! Melodies are presented with a BASS LINE, lyrics and chords. the two CDs include recordings of EVERY song in the book!Also included: Valuable information on how to play bass plus step-by- step instruction on how to transpose any song to any key! We now have versions of the Parking Lot Picker's Songbook for every instrument in a typical bluegrass band - guitar, mandolin, banjo, fiddle, dobro, and bass - so every member, no matter what instrument they play, can work from the same collection of songs!Some of the songs are more obscure and may not have been recorded widely. Still they are special favorites of mine that I hope you will enjoy both in the book and on the accompanying CDs. ... (page 18) is on CD number one, track six. ... Most of these songs are based on traditional sources and as such can be heard with a variety of versions, melodies and lyrics. ... lines to these and other songs in any key and going through the process will help you understand how music works.
|Title||:||Parking Lot Picker's Songbook|
|Publisher||:||Mel Bay Publications - 2011-06-30|