David Hamburger

David Hamburger

Austin, TX

Playing Level

  • Advanced

Playing Styles and Interests

  • Blues

Professional Status

  • Performer
    Recording Artist

David Hamburger is the author of more than a dozen books, including the Stringletter books Acoustic Guitar Slide Basics, the Acoustic Guitar Method, Early Jazz and Swing Songs for Guitar, and The Acoustic Guitar Fingerstyle Method. Hamburger has been playing folk and blues music since first picking up the guitar at the age of 12 and has been on the faculty of the National Guitar Workshop since 1988. His guitar, slide guitar, and Dobro playing can be heard on his solo albums King of the Brooklyn Delta (Chester, 1994) and Indigo Rose (Chester, 1999), as well as numerous independent recordings. He lives in Austin, Texas.

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