The Total Rock Keyboardist
By Joe Bouchard and Sheila Romeo
Keyboard/Piano Book & CD
A Fun and Comprehensive Overview of Rock Keyboard Playing
The Total Rock Keyboardist will teach you everything you need to know to become a well-rounded player. This book provides warm-ups, practice tips, discussion of various keyboard instruments and their place in music history, left-hand bass lines in a variety of styles, tips for improvising melodies and keyboard solos, and great songs and examples in the styles of innovative rock keyboardists. You'll also learn music theory including chords, diatonic harmony, and scales.
All players, from beginning to advanced, will take something away from this wide-ranging study of rock keyboards. A practice CD with backing tracks is included.