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Mandolin Blues: From Memphis to Maxwell Street

By Mandolin Cafe
January 10, 2007 - 6:15 pm

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Mandolin Blues: From Memphis to Maxwell Street

Mandolin Blues: From Memphis to Maxwell Street

From the leading expert and noted mandolin blues performer Rich DelGrosso, this unique collection of music and history is the story of the Black American mandolinist.

Music examples include rags, drags and stomps and arrangements in the style of Charlie McCoy, Vol Stevens, Will Weldon, Howard Armstrong, Yank Rachell, Johnny Young and more.

Highlighted are DelGrosso's time spent with legends Armstrong and Rachell.

All of the music is available on the accompanying CD.

Hal Leonard Publishing
Publication date: January, 2007
Anticipated retail: $19.95

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