7745Re: [RedHotJazz] Introduction and Inquery
- Oct 1, 2009Hi Yehoshua. Welcome to Red Hot Jazz email list.
1. To learn the style, listen to recordings on http://redhotjazz.com
2. If you have good ears you can learn the tunes--melodies and
chords--as you learn the style.
3. If you need the use music to learn tunes, I created two fake books--
"Dixieland Fake Book Vols. 1 & 2"
My website is
click on Books.
I attached my essay on dixieland rhythm, and my list of basic tunes,
both of which are in Vol. 1.
--Dave "Sheik" Littlefield
At 04:48 AM 10/1/2009, you wrote:
>Hello all. My name is Yehoshua, I live in Israel, and it's a[Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
>pleasure to be part of this wonderful group. I'm a beginner in Red
>Hot Jazz, thanks mostly to the music of Leon Redbone. I've got a few
>questions and I'd be gratful to anybody who can help me:
>1) Are there any podcasts or downloadable radio shows that deal with
>this topic, presenting it and explaining it, its history and
>developement, masters, etc.?
>2) As a guitar player, how can I learn to play in the hot jazz
>style? Any recommended books? I'm talking more specifically about
>rhythm guitar. And what sort of gear might be recommended to capture
>the early Jazz sound?
>Hope my questions are not out of place or issues that hae already
>been explored and exhausted in previous posts.
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