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Blues Rhumba, Part 2 

This lesson is part of the course Blues Guitar with Orville Johnson.
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Become a complete blues player through these lessons in country blues fingerpicking, blues lead guitar, and bottleneck slide, with great technique lessons and blues songs from Robert Johnson, Mississippi John Hurt, and more.
 
 
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Blues Rhumba   
 
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Blues Rhumba, Part 2 
Blues Rhumba, Part 2 
 
Now that you’ve learned the melody, it’s time to tackle Orville’s solo to the blues rhumba. The solo uses slides, bends, and hybrid picking (in which you use the pick and the middle finger of the picking hand together), among other blues lead techniques. Orville walks you through the solo phrase by phrase in this video. And when you’re done you can practice the solo and melody with Orville’s Rhythm Buddies using the audio Play-Along Track at right.

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