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Learn to Play the Traditional Tune "St. Louis Blues"
“St. Louis Blues” was W.C. Handy’s most recorded and most popular number. Click below to play through an eight-measure excerpt as featured in Arranging Folk and Blues Songs.
Roadside Americana: 50 States, 50 Must-Attend Events
State to state, America is alive with the sound of acoustic guitars, some of them in jingle-jangle mode, others flatpicking a rustic bluegrass tune, or sliding into a Delta-blues lament, or strumming behind a cowboy poet, or soaking in the swampy vibe of Louisiana bayou country, or maybe playing an intricate Bach rondo.
Put your (unplugged) pedal to the metal and experience roadside Americana for yourself.
Here’s your travel guide—50 states, 50 must-attend events.