Evolution of New Orleans Piano
Paddy Milner Lesson time: (6min 0sec)
Paddy gives an overview of how the 'founding fathers' of New Orleans piano, musicians like Jelly Roll Morton and Professor Longhair, developed the style by absorbing the latin influences into the american blues and rag time tradition.
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