Tuesday, December 03, 2013

Four Hands Boogie-Woogie

From WWOZ dot org;

Authored by: David Stafford
Submitted: Tue, 12/03/2013 - 8:41am
Tag(s): WWOZ Latest
This clip comes from a late 1980s TV how called Sunday Night (AKA Night Music) hosted by American saxophonist David Sanborn and English pianist/singer/composer Jools Holland. The latter is joined by Dr. John for some "four-hands" boogie woogie piano.

According to Sanborn** the "precise fingering and split second timing" required by such a duet make it "one of the most demanding and dangerous pieces of music to perform".

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