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Length: 47 pages, 36 music figures.
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With this book, YOU can learn how to play New Orleans piano like Professor Longhair!
Following the international success of his first instructional book, How to Play Boogie Woogie Piano, Arthur Migliazza returns to teach a systematic approach to understanding the style of Professor Longhair, the most influential pianist to come out of New Orleans.
How to Play Like Professor Longhair is more than just sheet music, it actually teaches you how to UNDERSTAND Fess's piano style so that you can get away from the sheet music and sit back and enjoy what you are playing.
In this book you will learn how to:
Play and construct the bass lines Professor Longhair used.
Play some of his most famous two-handed rhythmic grooves.
Understand and nail his classic right hand licks.
Use one-handed and two-handed octaves like Professor Longhair.
Put it all together to play an arrangement of Tipitina that includes
his classic intro, and 5 of his greatest choruses from 5 different
Become an active listener and be able to identify most of what
Professor Longhair is playing just by listening to his recordings.
Difficulty level: Intermediate
If you can read piano sheet music, you can learn from this book! Everything else you need is explained in the text.
Supplemental resources that accompany the book:
With over 25 years of teaching expertise, Arthur Migliazza has helped thousands of people around the world learn how to play boogie woogie and blues piano. Now he will help YOU Play Like Professor Longhair!
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