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Clapton’s Influence: Crossroad Blues


Learn a 84-bar solo in the style of Crossroads by Cream.


Overview

Clapton’s Influence: Crossroad Blues

One of the most iconic performances ever captured, Eric Clapton’s playing in the song Crossroads (Cream, live at Winterland) remains a bucket-list item for millions of guitarists across the globe.

In this course you’ll learn a 7-chorus solo constructed from licks taken from that performance, as well as 5 other recordings of the song, both live and in-studio. The end result is a solo that stays true to Clapton’s timing, feel, and phrasing.

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  • Overview

    Everything you need to know about the course.

  • Solo Preview

    This is the complete solo taught in this course. You will learn this note-for-note, with tablature.

Who's It For?

This course is late-intermediate to advanced difficulty, and is perfect for Clapton fans who want a real challenge.

Specs
  • 7 chorus (84 bars) solo
  • Note-for-note teaching of entire solo
  • Tablature
  • Backing Track

Bonus Content

The following list of bonus content for this course is only available to members of the TXBA Locals.

Backing Track

  • Individual audio tracks
  • Pre-built Audacity Projects
  • Pre-built Garage Band Projects

Rhythm Lesson

  • Basic rhythm for Crossroads
  • Several modifications at different fretboard positions
  • Several chord options
  • Includes Tablature

Tone Lesson

  • How I got the tone for this course
  • The 4 basic ingredients
  • Using other gear to approximate

Included With This Course

Here what's included when you buy this course, or watch it online.

  • Lesson Videos
  • Tablature
  • Backing Track
  • Fretboard Diagrams

Buying Options

Clapton’s Influence: Crossroad Blues
Downloads

Includes all downloadable course materials, including lesson videos, tablature, and backing track.

$34.99
Influences Collection Bundle V6
Influences Collection Bundle V6

Includes downloadable course materials for all eight Influences Courses:

  • Albert's Influence
  • Freddie's Influence
  • B.B.'s Influence
  • Jimi's Influence
  • Jimi's Influence Vol. 2
  • Mayer's Influence: Bring Me Down
  • Clapton's Influence: Crossroad Blues
  • Clapton's Influence: Old Flame
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