• “Fingerpickin’ and Howlin’ 101”: Fingerpicking Country-style Blues Guitar – Beg./Int.

  • with Kerri Powers

From Elizabeth Cotton to Mississippi John Hurt to Dave Van Ronk, fingerpicking the guitar is a useful way of exploiting the melodies and harmonies of songs. It can also open up new ways of singing and presenting a song. In this 1-session class we’ll explore the country roots of fingerpicking and find ways to apply it to your own songwriting. Some fingerpicking experience will be helpful but not necessary.