Acoustic blues guitar – listening and playing Candyman


Watch and listen to two greats of the acoustic blues guitar playing  ‘Candyman’  -then learn with Stefan Grossman

Mississippi John Hurt was  a very gentle singer and player -piedmont delta blues style.

Mississippi John Hurt at the Newport Folk Festival

 

 

And an instrumental version of Candyman from the great Rev. Gary Davis

 

 

Another instrumental version of Candyman from John Fahey

 

 

and for those wanting to learn the finger picking from a great teacher:

Stefan Grossman – Candyman

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~ by Ray Harris on April 28, 2010.

4 Responses to “Acoustic blues guitar – listening and playing Candyman”

  1. Love that John Hurt music! right on.

  2. thanks for putting this up, a nice simple tune that i hadnt heard before stumbling upon this website.

  3. […] In another blog I looked at the versions of Candyman […]

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