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Hammond Organ Complete

Tunes, Tones and Techniques for Drawbar Keyboards

By Dave Limina

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Tunes, Tones and Techniques for Drawbar Keyboards. Berklee Guide. Technique. Instructional book and examples CD. Standard notation, chord names, illustrations, instructional text, instructional photos and introductory text. 122 pages. Published by Berklee Press (HL.50449479).

Item Number: HL.50449479
ISBN 0634014331. With standard notation, chord names, illustrations, instructional text, instructional photos and introductory text. Technique. 9x12 inches.

The secret to creating funky sizzles and classic Hammond sounds is mastering the combined use of the drawbars, expression pedal, and the Leslie speaker speed switch. Sound intimidating? It doesn't have to be! This hands-on guide takes you step-by-step through the techniques of playing the drawbar organ, one skill at a time. You'll learn to: play gospel, R&B, jazz, blues, funk and rock; achieve fantastic special effects; understand all the parts of the organ and how to use them; and much more. The accompanying CD includes 21 exercises, plus performance demos of 8 songs, with minus-organ versions so you can jam along! A fantastic introduction to all aspects of playing the B3 organ.

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  • 5

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    Umeå Sweden
  • June 06, 2008 Very professional Hammond guide

    I like this book because it brings you in to the reel Hammond-feeling at once. It is an easy way to make your own Hammond sound like you would.

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    Intermediate
  • October 03, 2005 Great Hammond Sound

    The fatness of the Hammond sound is unique and it has been more popular than ever. This book presents in three parts (instrument, exercises and tunes) all you need to know about the instrument. The exercises help develop all your Hammond chops to fully express yourself on a variety of...

    styles. There are simple and effective. The CD lets you hear and play all the exercises and tunes. It’s a great book for producers and keyboard players to get deep in the Hammond organ. As the author writes in the introduction: “Whether you’re laying down a background track on a rock tune or leading a jazz organ trio, having Hammond chops will make you a more powerful and in-demand keyboard player.�

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  • April 19, 2005 Do the Impossible

    Attempting to play the drawbar organ may seem like a daunting task. Learning to use the expression pedal and Leslie speaker speed switch to produce a pleasing sound may seem impossible. But it doesn't have to be. With twenty-one exciting lessons, 'Hammond Organ Complete' will show you step...

    -by-step how to master this incredible intstrument. You will find yourself playing along to the accompanying CD, which provides you the opportunity to try out your new techniques, in no time. And you will also find that your playing is not limited to one particular style. Form jazz to rock, you will find yourself exploring a new form a musical expression that will not only bring you satisfaction, but greatly please your audience.

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