Sacred Steel - Learn the Lap Steel Guitar of Darick Campbell
The sacred steel tradition is embodied in Darick Campbell's vocal-like, evocative sounds on the non-pedal lap steel. His techniques are explored in songs such as: Amazing Grace • Walk with Me • I'll Fly Away • and more. 70-MIN. • BEGINNER LEVEL
Darick Campbell is the youngest brother in the award winning group the Campbell Brothers, the foremost practitioners in the Sacred Steel tradition.
This DVD gives yoou a close-up look at Darick's lap steel technique and teaches you to play in his unique style. He discusses essentials such as tuning, string blocking, bar technique, hammer-ons, vibrato and octave licks. You'll see how he uses volume & tone controls, wah-wah pedal and other devices to give his playing its singing, "vocal" quality.
Play-along sections, with backup by the Campbell Brothers, will help you develop your own skills on the instrument and give you the opportunity to practice the songs and ideas you have learned.