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Hal Leonard Blues keyboard method : the player's guide to authentic stylings / by Marty Sammon ; foreword by Chuck Leavell.

Sammon, Marty. (Author). Leavell, Chuck. (Author of introduction, etc.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

Current holds

0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library MT248.S26 B58 2015 37684001087335 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1480362352
  • ISBN: 9781480362352
  • Physical Description: 1 score (62 pages) ; 31 cm
  • Publisher: Milwaukee, WI : Hal Leonard Corporation, [2015]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes access code for online audio.
Formatted Contents Note:
Foreward -- Introduction -- Blues vocabulary -- Ensemble playing -- Making conversation with music -- Intros, turnarounds, licks, & endings -- Piano accompaniment -- Organ accompaniment -- Phrasing and playing a solo -- Essential listening for blues keyboardists -- Conclusion -- Acknowledgments -- About the recording -- About the author -- Testimonials.
Summary, etc.:
(Piano Instruction). The authentic guide to traditional and modern blues keyboard playing, with rhythm and soloing concepts for piano and organ. Build your blues vocabulary with ideas for ensemble playing; intros, turnarounds, licks and endings; piano and organ accompaniment; phrasing and soloing; and much more. Written by Marty Sammon, the keyboardist in Buddy Guy's acclaimed band. This book includes access to audio demonstration tracks online for download or streaming featuring Marty and his band playing the examples in the book. Online audio is accessed at
Language Note:
Staff notation.
Subject: Piano > Methods (Blues) > Self-instruction.

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