Booker style stride
Paddy Milner Lesson time: (4min 15sec)
Paddy unpacks how Booker incorporates stride style playing into his basses. Booker mixes up the traditional ragtime formula with anticipations. This can be heard in Sunnyside of the Street
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