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Blind Blake in Woody Mann: Guitar of Blind Blake

Woody Mann: Guitar of Blind Blake

2004 NR

The very definition of a music legend, blues pioneer Blind Blake was one of the genre's finest guitarists. In this unique program, musician and instructor Woody Mann deconstructs Blake's technique, offering insight for fans and students alike. Mann, a celebrated guitarist in his own right, explores Blake's most popular songs, revealing the signature right-hand thumb rolls and riffs he introduced to the music world of the 1920s.