Keyboard - Difficulty: medium to medium-difficult
A Step-by-Step Breakdown of Billy Joel's Keyboard Styles and Techniques. By Billy Joel. Hal Leonard Keyboard Signature Licks. Soft Rock and Pop Rock. Instructional book (softcover) and examples CD. With standard notation, vocal melody, lyrics, chord names, introductory text and instructional text. 72 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695581).
Item Number: HL.695581
ISBN 0634021532. 9x12 inches.
Learn the trademark keyboard riffs and compositions behind one of the greatest artists in pop and rock! This volume provides in-depth analysis of 15 hits from Billy's early years, includijng Big Shot, Just the Way You Are, Piano Man and more. Includes a discography. Also available: Billy Joel Hits - 1981-1993 (00695582).
About Hal Leonard Signature Licks
The Signature Licks book/audio packs are especially formatted to give instruction on how to play a particular artist style by using the actual transcribed, "right from the record" licks! Designed for use by anyone from beginner right up to the experienced player who is looking to expand their insight. The books contain full performance notes and an overview of each artist or group's style with transcriptions in notes and tab. The audio accompaniment features playing tips and techniques, as well as playing examples at a slower tempo.