Solo Section Ideas
Professor Longhair, and especially Dr John used Tipitina as a fantastic vehicle for improvisation. Paddy breaks down some of the distrinctive phrases and improvisatory language used by these greats, and how you might employ it.
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