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#1332357 - 12/23/09 01:19 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Strings & Wood]
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Speaking of holiday piano music, our own Robin Meloy Goldsby (the Piano Girl) is a featured guest on Marion McPartland's Piano Jazz Holiday Special with her original composition "First Snow" ...

Piano Jazz Holiday Special

Piano Jazz regularly features new tunes written for the holiday season, and the tradition continues with Robin Meloy Goldsby's original composition, "First Snow." This tune was inspired by a performance Goldsby gave at a German castle during the first snowfall of the season, and the opening notes instantly paint this magical scene.

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#1332406 - 12/23/09 02:18 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Strings & Wood]
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Originally Posted By: Carl Mc
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Bet I can make it next year!
Merry Christmas Morodiene!


LOL! Merry Christmas smile Maybe I'll upload some more when I get a chance after Christmas.
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#1332624 - 12/23/09 07:40 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Strings & Wood]
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Morodiene, that was great playing!! I love the arrangement.
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#1332838 - 12/24/09 03:37 AM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Peyton]
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Morodiene - just terrific! smile Is that arrangement from a book or a single sheet?
Always looking for great new arrangements of Christmas carols.

Thanks to everyone for all the wonderful Christmas music! You were all great! thumb This thread has really made this season more special for me.

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL!!
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#1332987 - 12/24/09 11:36 AM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: CMohr]
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Morodiene - just terrific! smile Is that arrangement from a book or a single sheet?
Always looking for great new arrangements of Christmas carols.

Thanks to everyone for all the wonderful Christmas music! You were all great! thumb This thread has really made this season more special for me.

MERRY CHRISTMAS TO YOU ALL!!

It's from his Well-Tempered Christmas:
http://www.sheetmusicplus.com/title/Well-Tempered-Christmas-Piano-Collection/5452554

I enjoy "I Wonder as I Wander," "Manger Medley," and "Sing We Now of Christmas" arrangements the best in this book.

I hope you all have a wonderful day celebrating the greatest miracle the world has ever seen in Jesus' birth: God becoming man to save us all from our sins. smile
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#1333043 - 12/24/09 01:11 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Morodiene]
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Merry Christmas to all my fellow ABF'ers. I wish wellness for you and your families and may the joy of music reside in your heart!
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#1334171 - 12/26/09 03:40 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Strings & Wood]
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Sorry, this is a bit late, but hope you enjoy. Merry Christmas! grin


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#1334235 - 12/26/09 05:11 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Elssa]
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That was great, Elssa! I enjoyed it much!!! I liked your mild boggie-woogie flair in the left hand!

You play really well!

Thanks for sharing!!

Rick
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#1334467 - 12/27/09 01:23 AM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Rickster]
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Thanks, Rick! I couldn't really decide whether to play it in a ballad or boogie-woogie style, so I did both. smile

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#1337383 - 12/30/09 08:18 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Elssa]
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Rick & all, just curious, what is your favorite boogie-woogie style/pattern to play? Favorite boogie/blues songs? smile

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#1337471 - 12/30/09 10:20 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Elssa]
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Hi Elssa,
I love your Boogie-Woogie style and patterns. Your playing is smooth, precise and calculated.

I like any Boogie-Woogie style, but I have become partial to the Jerry Lee Lewis style. I also like the Fats Domino style.

I came across this YT tutorial on left hand boogie styles and I’ve learned from it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3_zRmb-0u0&feature=related

I’ve sort of developed my own simple LH boogie style shown in this tutorial. (Disclaimer… this is a pitiful display of an attempt to help out a fellow YT member; plus, my southern drawl is very prominent, and I wish I had done more playing and less talking!)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vD0SyN_2ztk

And, this young fellow is my idol!!
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UKdhbkmRrws

Again, I love any and all “Boogie-Woogie”!

Take care, and Happy New Year!!

Rick




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#1337587 - 12/31/09 01:03 AM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Rickster]
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HI Rick,

Quote:
I came across this YT tutorial on left hand boogie styles and I’ve learned from it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m3_zRmb-0u0&feature=related


That was really good.. I especially like and also use what he calls the "Basic Shuffle" and the "Bumble Boogie" pattern.. (here's my version of that pattern; I put more of a swing/dotted rhythm into it):



Quote:
I’ve sort of developed my own simple LH boogie style shown in this tutorial. (Disclaimer… this is a pitiful display of an attempt to help out a fellow YT member; plus, my southern drawl is very prominent, and I wish I had done more playing and less talking!)
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vD0SyN_2ztk

That was terrific.. lots of fun! Thanks for posting it! smile

Happy New Year!

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#1337700 - 12/31/09 08:50 AM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Elssa]
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For Auld Lang Syne:

http://www.box.net/shared/nhdhitn5p8

It's a year now since I took up guitar, and I like this arrangement very much. I only wish I could play it better!
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#1337783 - 12/31/09 11:04 AM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: ten left thumbs]
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Hi Elssa,

I loved your "bumble/shuffle/walking boogie style" on Chatanooga Choo-Choo! You've got great control as well as excellent LH/RH coordination!

And Ten-Left-Thumbs, I loved your version of "For Auld Lang Syne"! on the guitar!! The guitar was my very first musical instrument I learned to play many years ago.

I enjoyed the submissions!!

Happy New Year to all my ABF friends!!

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#1337936 - 12/31/09 02:36 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: Rickster]
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thanks rickster for posting that. I'm going to get of use out of that... (he's out of tune which makes me feel like I'm out of tune!) but I'm just getting to the point where i'm starting to be able to become independent with both hands and it's really a rush! Spent alot of yesterday working on getting this (both hands)on swannee river boogie as well as trying much the same bass pattern to chattanooga choo choo. Can anyone offer a suggestion for chattanooga choo choo? That is, I'm doing a basic 12 bar blues in C for this with a Bb minor thrown in for part of the turnaround. I know there's probably more to it than this but not being proficient in jazz chords i think I've managed to make this work. Any ideas on embellishing this version I've hacked together in maybe making it better w/ getting too complex in jazz chords. Actually even a suggestion on a decent transcription with the proper chords that i could work on would be cool.

I really like that guy on youtube Tommy Johnson who does a Chattanooga Choo Choo version that's great. Also trying to get a handle of his version of Night Train.

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#1337958 - 12/31/09 03:18 PM Re: Let's hear some Christmas/Holiday music. (ABF performanc [Re: limavady]
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Thankyou Rickster! Somehow I thought you might play guitar too.

I've been enjoying your tutti frutti tutorial. I love the bit where you blank out and forget what a 'G' is! smile You really do play very well.
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