Three Concert DVDs for $40! Over the years Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and SimpleFolk Productions have collaborated on three great Concert DVD projects, featuring 9 of the top flatpicking guitar players in the country. With this value package you can get all three DVDs for $40.
Here is what you get:
Live at the Station Inn with Josh Williams, Andy Falco, and Chris Eldridge
In this one-hour DVD Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and SimpleFolk Productions presents three of today's top young flatpicking guitarists performing together in a live concert setting at the "World Famous" Station Inn in Nashville, Tennessee. Josh Williams, Andy Falco, and Chris Eldridge perform in a trio setting, as duo pairs, as solo performers, and with a full bluegrass band (with guests Cody Kilby and Mike Bub). Guitar players will appreciate the left and right hand close-ups that are prevalent throughout this DVD.
There are a total of 15 tunes presented on this DVD: Cherokee Shuffle, East Tennessee Blues, Old Grimes, Willows Waltz, Chinquapin Hunting, Blue Moon Shine, Bill Cheatum, Cattle in the Cain, Sittin' On Top of the World, Lyons, Across the Great Divide, Missing You, Jesse James, Nine Pound Hammer, and Salt Creek. Plus Special DVD Bonus material, including interviews with Josh, Chris, and Andy. Plus an interview with Station Inn owner J.T. Gray talking about the history of this famous bluegrass venue.
Pickin' At Peaceful Bend with Robin Kessinger, Robert Shafer, and Mark Cosgrove
The National Flatpicking Guitar Championship, held each September since 1972 in Winfield, Kansas, is the most prestigious flatpicking event in the country. Every person who has won this event is a master guitarist of the highest order. In this concert performance DVD, filmed at the Peaceful Bend Americana Music Festival in Steelville, MO, Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and SimpleFolk Productions present three of the National Flatpicking Guitar Championship's most respected past champions: Robin Kessinger (1985 champ), Mark Cosgrove (1995 champ), and Robert Shafer (1983 and 2000 champ).
In this concert, these three masters of the acoustic guitar perform as a trio, and in different duo configurations. While the National Champions, in general, are known for their skills at flatpicking fiddle tunes, these three display their virtuosity and versatility in this concert by providing a variety of guitar instrumentals ranging from fast fiddle tunes, to slow waltzes, and tunes that highlight other various rhythms and styles from their vast repertoire. Guitar players will appreciate the left and right hand close-ups that are prevalent throughout this DVD.
There are a total of 13 tunes presented on this DVD:
The Third Eyebrow
When You and I Were Young Maggie
Angeline the Baker
Turkey in the Straw
Jerry in Jamaica
Good Morning Isaac
Sweet Bunch of Daisies
and Bill Cheathum
Plus Special DVD Bonus slideshow!
Pickin' at Peaceful Bend II with Robert Bowlin, Scott Nygaard, and Jack Lawrence
In this concert performance DVD, filmed at the Peaceful Bend Americana Music Festival in Steelville, MO, Flatpicking Guitar Magazine and SimpleFolk Productions present three of the country's most highly respected acoustic guitar players performing a very special evening of music. Jack Lawrence (Doc Watson's long-time musical partner) is joined here by flatpicking veterans Scott Nygaard and Robert Bowlin. In this concert these three masters of the acoustic guitar perform as a trio, in different duo configurations, and solo. Plus singer/songwriter Wil Maring joins them as a special guest.
All three of these performers have had illustrious careers that each span over three decades. It is rare opportunity to see acoustic guitarists with their combined experience and level of talent performing together in concert. Each of these guitarist have their own unique approach to the guitar. Witnessing the smooth and seamless integration of their diverse guitar styles as they bring each tune to life is both exciting and captivating.
Guitar players will appreciate the left and right hand close-ups that are prevalent throughout this DVD. There are a total of 14 tunes presented: Forked Deer, Little Sadie, Dinah, Rows, Midnight On The Stormy Deep, Paddy On The Turnpike, Old Kentucky Home, Tough Luck Man, Durango Tango, Kingdom Come / Liza Jane, Red Rockin Chair, Arkansas Windstorm, I am A Pilgrim, Texas Gales
Plus this DVD includes special bonus footage featuring two of the young stars of flatpicking guitar music, Josh Williams and Tyler Grant, performing Cattle In The Cane and Nine Pound Hammer. This is a "must see" concert performance for the fan of flatpicking music.