Play Authentic New Orleans Piano

with Paddy Milner

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Intermediate 40 lessons (2h 58m) Sheet music included

Paddy Milner is one of the world's leading blues piano players. Following years with the late great Jack Bruce, he's now the keyboard player for Sir Tom Jones and has won Best Keyboard Player at the British Blues awards multiple times.

  • Learn the language of the NOLA piano legends like James Booker, Dr John, Professor Longhair and Jelly Roll Morton.
  • Explore classic pieces of New Orleans repertoire including Tipitina, Somebody Changed the Lock and Junco Partner.

In this course Paddy takes an in-depth look at New Orleans style piano playing. Paddy draws upon his extensive playing experience and research to breakdown the musical language characteristic of New Orleans legends like Dr John, James Booker, Professor Longhair, and Jelly Roll Morton. Paddy pays particular attention to James Booker - a truly extraordinary pianist - whose playing has arguably been underexplored.

Paddy gets inside the New Orleans piano style through classic repertoire like Tipitina, Junco Partner, and Somebody Changed the Lock. As well as teaching you style, Paddy provides plenty of encouragement for you to come up with your own ideas within the New Orleans idiom.

The course is bursting with the spirit of the Cresent City, from insight into the origins and history of its unique music, to the secrets of its legends, and creative ideas for moving the music on. A must for anyone serious about New Orleans piano.

Player reviews

“All of Paddy's courses are the best courses about blues, boogie and New Orleans piano I've ever done. Thank you! I’m practising the whole day, and if he ever makes another course I'm buying it immediately!”


“"Paddy is a fab teacher, communicator, and brill musician, love his courses"”


What's included?

40 lessons (2h 58m) Advanced video features Downloadable sheet music Mobile, tablet & desktop access 100% satisfaction guarantee