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A series of eight programmes giving hints and tips on playing to budding rock musicians.
This week, the blues and rock 'n' roll.
Deirdre Cartwright (guitar) Geoff Nicholls (drums) and Henry Thomas (bass) look at the basic musical vocabulary needed to play these styles - and how these have inspired most of what you hear in rock today. Featuring Freddie King B. B. King
Chet Atkins , Nile Rodgers Wilko Johnson Status Quo and many more!
Produced by CHRIS LENT Book, £8.50 from booksellers


Guitar: Deirdre Cartwright
Guitar: Geoff Nicholls
Bass: Henry Thomas
Unknown: Freddie King
Unknown: B. B. King
Unknown: Chet Atkins
Unknown: Nile Rodgers
Unknown: Wilko Johnson
Produced By: Chris Lent

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