Hesitation Blues

Singing tune. Any old key will do.

  • Charlie Poole [utoob] plays banjo near key of D#.
  • Holy Modal Rounders play near key of D [wordpress blog shows chords in C and sheet music in E]
  • Old Crow Medicine Show [blues utoob, faster utoob] play near key of A.
  • Downhill Strugglers [utoob] odd version near key of E.

Not to be confused with..

  • Jelly Roll Morton [utoob nonvideo] plays piano, says he didn't write it
  • Louis Armstrong [utoob nonvideo] plays trumpet
  • Lead Belly [utoob] plays guitar
  • Jim Jackson [utoob] plays guitar
  • Jorma Kaukonen (Hot Tuna) and Janis Joplin [utoob]
  • Willie Nelson + Asleep at the Wheel [utoob and at right] key of D.
  • Dave Van Ronk [utoob]
  • Blind Boy Chocolate and the Milk Sheiks, downtown Asheville [utoob]
  • Avett Brothers [utoob]