Dr. John Teaches New Orleans Piano - Volume 2. For Piano/Keyboard. Piano. Softcover with CD. 32 pages. Published by Homespun (HL.699093).
ISBN 079358177X. 9x12 inches.
Volume II teaches the piano student how to build a blues repertoire. Classic blues patterns and a myriad of embellishments are included.
Includes music, listening examples and lessons on style. (All the songs in "quotes" are full sheet music versions).
Location: from Painesville, OH
April 14, 2012
Dr. John teached New Orleans Piano-Vol. 2
This cd along with vol.1 are two of the most informative teaching series I've ever encountered. Just to be able to listen to Dr. John discuss all the greats of New Orleans and Blues Piano is wonderful. The printed music is not intended to be any more than a musical...
5 of 12 people found this review helpful.
July 23, 2010
should be a free podcast
Many of the songs listed are not scored at all... they are simply talked/written about. For example "Such a Night" is listed on Page 23 and Page 30... however, there is NO musical score at all... just words talking about the some of the songs features... very disappointed....
18 of 41 people found this review helpful.
Location: from New Zealand
February 1, 2009
This book and CD was a little disappointing - I'd expected transcriptions of the songs listed in the contents - however for many of the songs (including "such a night") there is no transcript, just a recording of it being played (which most Dr John fans will ahve already), and...
19 of 46 people found this review helpful.
Location: from Colfax, CA
March 6, 2008
Misleading printed music content list
Printed music for content list of this book is not included for several titles. "Such a Night", for instance, is only available for listening on the accompanying CD, with written analysis and commentary about it in the book. This is also true for:"Sweet Sixteen Bars", "Got My Mojo Working", "Georgia",...
25 of 49 people found this review helpful.