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Robert Johnson: Sweet Home Chicago - - (Table view)

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This is one of the classic shuffle tunes. It is clearly based on Scrapper Blackwell's Kokomo Blues. According to some sources. it was originally played with guitar detuned ½ step (it was rather out of tune), and then with capo at 2.fret

Progressions

  • Blues 12 Type2T Blues 12 Bar Blues - Type 2 - With turnaround
  • Special chords

    Modulation

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    The Blues Fake Book
    For voice and C instrument. Format: fakebook (spiral bound). With vocal melody, lyrics, chord names and leadsheet notation.
    RefNr: HL240082
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    3-chord Rock
    Performed by Various. Easy Guitar (Simplified arrangements for guitar). With notes and tablature.
    RefNr: HL702156
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    King of the Delta Blues
    Guitar Transcriptions and Detailed Lessons for 29 Songs
    RefNr: HL660066
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    Robert Johnson Signature Licks
    Explore the music of one of the greatest acoustic bluesmen of all time with this fascinating book/CD pack. A Step-by-Step Breakdown of the Legendary Guitarist's Style and Technique.
    RefNr: HL695264
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    Acoustic Guitar Tab White Pages
    150 Songs * Over 1,000 Pages
    RefNr: HL699590
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    The Ultimate Guitar Songbook
    The Complete Resource for Every Guitar Player: (Sheet Music)
    RefNr: HL699107
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    Blues Guitar Play-Along
    Guitar Play-Along: 07. This volume includes 8 songs: All Your Love (I Miss Loving) * Born Under a Bad Sign * Hide Away * I'm Tore Down * I'm Your Hoochie Coochie Man * Pride and Joy * Sweet Home Chicago * The Thrill Is Gone.
    RefNr: HL699575
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    Classic Blues for Voice & Fingerstyle Guitar
    20 arrangements with guitar accompaniment and solos
    RefNr: HL698992
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    The New Transcriptions
    29 Songs From The Legendary Bluesman. A must-have for all blues guitarists, this exciting publication is the most complete Robert Johnson collection ever!
    RefNr: HL690271
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    Robert Johnson - Easy Guitar Collection
    20 of Johnson's legendary blues classics arranged for easy guitar in standard notation and tablature
    RefNr: HL702204
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    The Complete Robert Johnson
    Transcribed by Woody Mann, performed by Robert Johnson. Guitar tablature songbook for guitar and voice.
    RefNr: OK64965
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    Hal Leonard Guitar Method - Blues Guitar
    Includes instructional book (includes guitar tablature) and accompaniment CD.
    RefNr: HL697326
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    Blues Guitar Riffs
    60 of the greatest blues riffs of all time
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    Guitar Tabs Of The 20th Century
    This stellar collection includes 25 songs that shook the world. Guitar tablature songbook for guitar and voice.
    RefNr: HL690409
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    Hal Leonard Guitar Method - Rock Guitar
    Learn to play rhythm and lead rock guitar with the step-by-step lessons and 70 great rock songs in this book/CD pack!
    RefNr: HL697319
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    More Easy Pop Rhythms - 2nd Edition
    Strum along with your favorite hits from the Beatles, Sara McLachlan, Nirvana, and many others.
    RefNr: HL697322
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    The Blues Book - Easy Guitar
    Easy guitar/vocal songbook (simplified arrangements for guitar) for guitar and voice. With leadsheet notation, strum and pick patterns, chord names and lyrics.
    RefNr: HL702104
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    Blues Guitar Songs
    Standard notation and tablature for 10 complete songs by artists including Eric Clapton, B.B. King and Stevie Ray Vaughan.
    RefNr: HL697385
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    The Ultimate Guitar Songbook - Second Edition
    The Complete Resource for Every Guitar Player!. Performed by Various. Guitar Collection. Softcover. With notes and tablature.
    RefNr: HL699909
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    Three Chord Songs
    This small book provides chords and lyrics for a huge selection of easy-to-play great pop songs. 65 songs in all.
    RefNr: HL699720
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    Robert Johnson - Signature licks
    This lesson demonstrates the techniques Johnson used to create his remarkable guitar parts for 7 songs.
    RefNr: HL320500
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    Blues - Guitar Signature Licks
    Embark on a guided excursion with Greg Koch through the styles of some of the greatest Blues guitar heroes ever, including Albert King, Otis Rush, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Albert Collins.
    RefNr: HL320431
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    Robert Johnson: The Complete Recordings
    This two-CD box contains all 41 recordings Johnson
    RefNr: B000026EG9
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    King of the Delta Blues Singers, Vol. 2
    RefNr: B0002MHEK0
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