Format: Sheet music
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications, Inc. (March 1, 2005)
Format: PDF / Kindle / ePub
Size: 5.1 MB
Downloadable formats: PDF
candy and Lowdown, Woody Allen's movie from 1999, starred Sean Penn because the mythical, yet fictitious jazz guitarist of the '30s, Emmett Ray. Emmett thought of himself to be the second one maximum jazz guitarist on this planet subsequent to Django Reinhardt. The flexible Howard Alden performed all the solo acoustic guitar elements for the motion picture, in addition to training Mr. Penn to play guitar for his function (for which he acquired an Oscar nomination, most sensible actor). This booklet comprises note-for-note transcriptions in either common notation and tab of Howard's Django-esque interpretations and improvisations of vintage criteria of the Nineteen Thirties, in addition to unique solo guitar items written via Woody's longtime musical director, jazz pianist Dick Hyman. candy and Lowdown contributed enormously to the hot renewal of curiosity in and revival of swing and gypsy jazz guitar. Howard's guitar paintings is a hot and private instance of the undying musical vocabulary of swing guitar.