Chet Atkins

Playlist curated by soundslice ∙ 8 slices and 4 musicians
Transcriptions of and playing inspired by the fingerstyle trailblazer.

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Here’s a nice chordal walkdown lick from Chet’s 1978 album “Reflections” with Doc Watson. The tune is “Dill Pickle Rag.”… More…

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Notice how the initial melodic line in these beautiful chords ascends regardless of what string is played. More…

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Good for practicing all your triads and some "Carter Picking" More…

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This is mid-interview (CBS Nightwatch in '89) where Danny is asked to "do something" to "show the virtuosity." The whole interview is worth a watch. More…

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I just discovered this great fingerstyle tune from Chet Atkins’ 1968 album Solo Flights and written by Jerry Reed. Such a tasty, bluesy melody! More…