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Early Jazz For Fingerstyle Guitar by Lasse Johansson

Lasse Johansson has created a memorable look at early jazz for fingerstyle guitar. This large paperback with accompanying CD will find a welcome home in any jazz musicians library for guitar!

There are photographs in this book to accompany the music. One is of a young Ferdinand "Jelly-Roll" Morton. Another is of Louis Armstrong's Hot Five.

Introduction biography and techniques covering notation and tablature are included. Some of the music includes "Buddy Bolden Blues" "Wild Cat Blues" "Russian Rag" "Jazz Me Blues" "Muskrat Ramble" "Ain"t Misbehaving"" among others.

Lasse Johansson has put together a fine book one that reveals to the guitarist what early jazz for fingerstyle guitar is all about. Highly recommended.'Lasse Johanssons EARLY JAZZ FOR FINGERSTYLE GUITAR with accompanying CD makes for fast paced and enjoyable entertainment.'

Additional Info

  • Book Title: Early Jazz For Fingerstyle Guitar
  • Author: Lasse Johansson
  • Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
  • Year Published: 2003
  • Book Type:: Musical Instruction
  • ISBN: 786658177
  • Rating: Five Stars
  • Number of Pages: 119
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