“Deep River Blues” | Doc Watson Style – Intermediate Guitar Lesson with TAB


Popularized by Doc Watson, “Deep River Blues” is a great traditional fingerstyle song in the key of E7. Use with finger picks or without.

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You get three MP4 video files, four MP3 audio practice tracks and a PDF tab sheet.

Lesson Preview


Part A – 8:49
Part B – 5:47
Rhythm – 3:18

PDF Tab Sheet

Deep River Blues.pdf

Audio Backing Tracks

80 BPM – 1:00
80 BPM with Metronome – 1:00
60 BPM – 1:20
60 BPM with Metronome – 1:20