The Country Guitar Style of Charlie Monroe

The Country Guitar Style of Charlie Monroe

Centerstream Publications
Regular price
Sale price

Based on the 1936-1938 Bluebird Recordings by The Monroe Brothers

One of the most popular acts of the 1930s was the Monroe Brothers, featuring Bill on mandolin and tenor vocals, and Charlie on lead vocals and rhythm guitar. This great overview of Charlie Monroe's unique guitar performance style (he used just his thumb and index finger) presents 52 songs, with an in-depth look at the backup patterns & techniques from each chord family (G, F, D, C, E, A), plus special note sequences, common substitutions and stock backup phrases. Includes the bluegrass classics “Roll in My Sweet Baby's Arms,” “My Long Journey Home” and “Roll On, Buddy,” plus a discography and complete Bluebird recording session info.

Click here for a CLOSER LOOK!

Arrangement: Guitar
Artist: Charlie Monroe
Author: Joseph Weidlich
Series: Guitar
Format: Softcover
Item No: AM00001305
UPC: 884088432232
ISBN: 1574242490
EAN: 9781574242492
Dimensions: 12" x 9"
Shipping weight: 8.4 ounces
Pages: 64

Prices and availability subject to change without notice.