Bookers' Bass Bounce
Paddy Milner Lesson time: (6min 7sec)
Booker took up Jelly Roll Morton's challenge of recreating a band on the piano and applied it to the bass especially. You can think of his playing like the rhyhtm section of a marching band. You can hear this in tunes like Junco Partner and Pop's Dilemma
About the instructor
Paddy Milner is not only recognised as one of the leading blues piano players in the world (he is currently keyboard player of choice for Sir Tom Jones , following several years with the late great Jack Bruce), but also as a superb original songwriter and distinctive singer. Just read the praise from the likes of Dave Brubeck! His playing was featured on the soundtrack for the hit 2019 film 'Rocketman'.
He has twice won the... read more