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Keyboard Signature Licks

By Gene Rizzo

Keyboard Signature Licks. Signature Licks Keyboard. Jazz Instruction, Bebop. Instructional book (softcover) with CD. 64 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695734).

Item Number: HL.695734

ISBN 0634026909. 9x12 inches. Gene Rizzo Keyboard Signature Licks.

Learn the trademark piano styles and techniques of bebop pioneers such as Red Garland, Hampton Hawes, Hank Jones, George Shearing and others! Through transcriptions and recorded examples, Gene Rizzo teaches 16 classic tunes: April in Paris • Body and Soul • Cherokee • East of the Sun (And West of the Moon) • I Don't Stand a Ghost of a Chance • If I Were a Bell • Lullaby of Birdland • On a Clear Day • Prelude to a Kiss • Satin Doll • Thou Swell • and more.

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.

  • As Long As I Live 
  • Body And Soul 
  • Cherokee (Indian Love Song) 
  • On a Clear Day (You Can See Forever) 
  • Satin Doll 
  • Things Ain't What They Used To Be 
  • Thou Swell 
  • Hallucinations 
  • April In Paris 
  • Between The Devil And The Deep Blue Sea 
  • Lullaby Of Birdland 
  • I Remember You 
  • If I Were a Bell 
  • Prelude To A Kiss 
  • I Don't Stand A Ghost Of A Chance With You 
  • Ratings + Reviews

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  • 2009-08-18 00:00:00.0 Don't bother with this book

    This book simply contains some snippets of some bebop pieces. There is very little 'instruction' included. There is no complete piece included. This went into my trash can.

    17 of 33 people found this review helpful.
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