Piano. Blues Instruction, Jazz Instruction. Softcover with CD. 40 pages. Published by Homespun (HL.699094).
Item Number: HL.699094
ISBN 0793581788. 9x12 inches.
Dr. John's gospel piano session explores the church-based rhythms and harmonies that helped give birth to the blues. This session includes an encyclopedic survey of the contributions of Professor Longhair, Jelly Roll Morton, Charles Brown, Allen Toussaint, and other legendary bluesmen.
Includes music, listening examples and lessons on style. (All the songs in "quotes" are full sheet music versions).