This is an eBook (PDF) digital download.
Length: 57 pages, 51 music figures.
Now YOU can learn how to play New Orleans Piano like the masters!
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 sounds of New Orleans Piano.
How to Play New Orleans Piano is more than just sheet music, it actually teaches you how to UNDERSTAND the nuances of the 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 most common New Orleans bass lines.
Play some of the classic two-handed rhythms used in old recordings.
Understand and nail the classic right hand licks.
Use one-handed and two-handed octaves.
Put it all together to play an original song using what you learned.
Become an active listener and be able to identify most of what
you hear on New Orleans piano 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 experience, 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 New Orleans Piano!
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