Secrets for Successful Flatpicking is the title of a new instructional DVD on Homespun Video with current, and five time IBMA Guitar Player of The Year, Bryan Sutton.
The DVD covers both lead and rhythm guitar playing and is described a “tricks of the trade” presentation to help improve flatpicking speed, power, timing and musicianship
From the Homespun site:
Bryan addresses many of the problems that he sees in aspiring pickers, and passes along tips on how to keep your picking hand and arm tension-free and your fretting hand supple and quick. He provides drills and exercises, teaching an arsenal of licks, bends, double stops, slides and other devices that will help you build powerful and memorable solos.
Tunes covered include Daley’s Reel, Texas Gales, Wild Bill Jones and Beaumont Rag.
A complete description and online video samples can be found on the Homespun site.