The 12 bar Blues: Putting It All Together

Ok, now you have absorbed the basic of harmony, meter, and form, and the 12 bar blues. You have practice counting and you have learned the basic chord changes. Now, let’s connect all these things and listen to Robert Johnson perform. (BNB: if you’re following along on our instrument, the tuning of the recording is “between the cracks. You’ll find that the key lies somewhere between F and F#, depending on your instrument and your playback equipment, even the engineer who digitized and remastered the recording!)