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Blues & Barrelhouse Piano

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Chapter 1: Introduction

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    Introduction (5:08)


Chapter 2: Two-Beat Shuffle

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    Intro (2:54)


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    Comping (1:16)


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    Fills (2:13)


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    Soloing (10:08)


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    Turnaround (4:20)


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    Ending the Song (1:38)


Chapter 3: The Box Shuffle

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    Box Shuffle (3:30)


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    Turnaround (3:23)


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    Moving Between Chords (2:18)


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    Fills (4:20)


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    Soloing (5:31)


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    Ending the Song (0:47)


Chapter 4: The Linear Boogie Woogie

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    Linear Boogie Woogie (4:10)


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    Turnaround (2:03)


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    Soloing (3:09)


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    Ending the Song (1:25)


Chapter 5: The Round Boogie Woogie

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    Round Boogie Woogie (2:35)


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    Soloing (5:13)


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    Ending the Song (1:19)


Chapter 6: Yancy / Domino-Inspired Groove

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    Yancy / Domino-Inspired Groove (3:41)


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    Moving Between Chords (1:15)


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    Fills (2:33)


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    Soloing (1:34)


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    Turnaround (1:58)


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    Ending the Song (0:49)


Chapter 7: New Orleans-Inspired Groove

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    New Orleans-Inspired Groove (3:00)


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    Turnaround (1:10)


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    Moving Between Chords (2:19)


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    Fills (3:36)


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    Soloing (4:39)


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    Ending the Solo (1:34)


Chapter 8: Conclusion

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    Outro (0:53)


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    Credits (0:21)


In this intimate instructional Hal Leonard series, professional Blues pianist Ann Rabson personally teaches you her own brand of blues and barrelhouse piano. Featuring six in-depth lessons, you'll learn cool left-hand grooves, tasty fills, turnarounds, soloing concepts, and other ideas.

Following along with Ann, you'll discover the inner workings and different ways to execute the classic Two-Beat Shuffle, Box Shuffle, Linear Boogie Woogie, Round Boogie Woogie, Yancy/Domino-Inspired Groove, New Orleans-Inspired Groove and much more.

Best of all there's no music reading required! Ann Rabson has been playing and singing the blues professionally since 1962, performing solo and with various bands all over the world, including ad hoc ensembles known as the Annimators. In 2009, Ann received her ninth nomination for a Blues Music Award (formerly W.C. Handy Award) as Traditional Blues Female Artist of the Year.

If you're a piano player or someone who's into the Blues, this series is a must see.. Watch Blues & Barrelhouse Piano today.


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Submitted 10 months ago

Great video

Was just what I was looking for. Looking for instruction that didn't require reading.

I am a: Beginner, Musician

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GREAT TEACHER, GLAD TO HAVE HER IN MY LIVING ROOM.

I am a: Hobbyist, Musician, Ableton Live, Cakewalk Sonar, Reason

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Blues & Barrelhouse Piano is rated 4.7 out of 5 by 2.
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from SUPER GREAT TEACHER, GLAD TO HAVE HER IN MY LIVING ROOM.
Date published: 2017-04-27
Rated 5.0 out of 5 by from Great video Was just what I was looking for. Looking for instruction that didn't require reading.
Date published: 1969-12-31