There are photographs in this book to accompany the music. One is of a young Ferdinand "Jelly-Roll" Morton. Another is of Louis Armstrong's Hot Five.
Introduction biography and techniques covering notation and tablature are included. Some of the music includes "Buddy Bolden Blues" "Wild Cat Blues" "Russian Rag" "Jazz Me Blues" "Muskrat Ramble" "Ain"t Misbehaving"" among others.
Lasse Johansson has put together a fine book one that reveals to the guitarist what early jazz for fingerstyle guitar is all about. Highly recommended.'Lasse Johanssons EARLY JAZZ FOR FINGERSTYLE GUITAR with accompanying CD makes for fast paced and enjoyable entertainment.'