Guitar Accompaniment and Techniques
Jim Croce is one of the most beloved singer-songwriters in the history of American popular music. His timeless songs, with their compelling melodies, strong story lines and unique guitar arrangements, are instantly recognizable, easy to learn and fun to play.
Guitarist Pete Huttlinger knows Jim Croce’s repertoire inside and out. He expertly breaks down the subtleties of these famous guitar accompaniments, as well as the superb lead lines and solos of Jim’s long-time accompanist, Maury Muehleisen, for aspiring players at all levels.
Seven of Croce’s best-loved hits are carefully taught on this video. Along with the basic accompaniments, you’ll learn to reproduce the nuanced chord progressions, three-finger picking patterns, bass lines, melodic licks, intros and endings that give each song its own unforgettable sound.
You’ll soon be playing these memorable songs in note-for-note detail: I Have to Say I Love You in a Song, New York’s Not My Home, Photographs and Memories, I Got a Name, These Dreams, Operator and Time in a Bottle.