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CLONES 4 REAL



Tony demonstrates how to get your Clone Wheel organ to sound as close to Vintage B3 and A100 Organs with and without Leslie Speakers. Included are "Organ Test Tone Adjustment Files" and Guide lines to Rotary Speaker Simulators, Leslie PreAmps and Modern Leslies!

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LESLIES 4 REAL



Tony interviews his engineer Bill Heingartner and Leslie Mic'ing techniques. Included is a hands on multi track files with all discussed Mic'ing techniques for you to mix yourself. This serves as a guide to help you decide your prefered technique for your future projects!

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PLAYING SPLIT KEYBOARDS


Playing Split Keyboard Fundamentals


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Chapter 1: Building Sounds. Selecting/using different sounds. Techniques, settings and gear!
Chapter 2: Building Bass Lines. Discussion on the 5 concepts for building Left Hand Bass Lines.
Chapter 3: Right Hand Voicings. Discussion on how to use the right hand comping, lead and soloing.
Chapter 4: Putting it all together. Putting styles, and techniques together with options to consider.

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CONCEPTS TO IMPROVISATION


Chapter 1: Music conversation and an in depth look at the V7 Chord and alterations.
Chapter 2: Tools, Arpeggios,scales,chords,phrases and licks. Call and Reponse. The blues scale.
Chapter 3: Harmony and reharmonization,chord solos, melodic soloing and rhythms.
Chapter 4: Soloing approaches, attitudes and orchestral concepts.

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BLUES 101



Chapter 1: Introduction.
Chapter 2: Backward Shack melody playing.
Chapter 3: Bass Lines styles.
Chapter 4: Bass Lines styles.
Chapter 5: Soloing Techniques and Styles.
Chapter 6: Ways to play Blues Styles Like: Shuffles, Rock and Country.

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BLUES 102

Two hour instructional video that Tony explains how to tranform the Standard I IV V I Blues into the complex forms often heard in more developed organists' vocabularies. Included a section on Parker Blues forms progressions, Tritones, Minor Blues, Endings and Alternate forms!
This Video is a must for those ready to start playing more Advanced Blues and Jazz Changes.
Attatched Support files are contained in DVD disc!


Chapter 1: The I, IV, V, form Review and Advanced Changes.
Chapter 2: Tritones uses to build Substitute Changes.
Chapter 3: Advanced Changes Evolving to Parker Blues.
Chapter 4: Parker Blues Changes.
Chapter 5: Minor Blues Changes, Alternate Changes and Tags and Endings.

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BASS AND COMP

Nearly 3 1/2 Hours of Multi Camera Angle Video, Support PDF Files and Complete Explanations on how to Develop Left Hand and Pedal Bass Lines and Playing Techniques, Comping Styles and methods, Multi Styles like Swing, Latin/Bossa, Funk and Ballad are covered with great support files contained!

Chapter 1: Five Concepts for Building Bass Lines Explained.
Chapter 2: Ballads Starry Night.
Chapter 3: Bossa Song for my Father.
Chapter 4: Swing Hackensack.
Chapter 5: Funk Sloww Down Sagg.
Chapter 6: Tritone Review Regarding Comping and Bass Uses.
Chapter 7: Putting it all together ! Examples incluse I'll Remeber Jimmy, April in Paris, Bucket , The Way You Look Tonight.
Chapter 8: Pedals . In Depth look at how to use Bass pedals along with the Left Hand.

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Chapters 8 ($8.25)
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PLAYING JAZZ HAMMOND Part. 1 & 2

Part 1 and 2 combined. Part One Explores the Hammond Organ Drawbars, Pedals, Styles, Settings and Mic-ing the Leslie.

  • Learn : Drawbars / Presetting / Bass Lines / Comping / Lead & Soloing / Squabeling / Blues / Block Style / Note Bending / Leslie Parts / Leslie Speed Setting,Adjusting / Leslie Micing Techniques
  • Musical Examples : Somebody Loves Me / The Best Things in Life Are Free / Blues for T / Road Song (OGD) / The Good Life / Oleo / Giant Steps / Jeannine / It's All Right With Me


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PLAYING JAZZ HAMMOND Part. 4


  • Learn : Scales / Modes / Arpeggios / Chord Progressions / Substitutes / Tags and Endings / Practice Methods
  • Musical Examples : Rosetta / Stella by Starlight / I'll Drink to That / Magic / S'Bout Time / G Blues / All About My Girl


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PLAYING JAZZ HAMMOND Part. 5

Tony takes you to a live clinic at the Monterey Jazz Festival Summer Jazz Camp, featuring guitarist Bruce Foreman and drummer Vince Lateano.

  • Learn : Squabbling / Sustaining Notes / Playing Ballads / Soloing / Chop Building / Working with a guitar, drum trio / Dynamics
  • Musical Examples : Mack the Knife / Sweet Georgia Brown / Tenderly / The Blues

Chapter 1: Playing Jazz Hammond Part 5 "Monterey Summer Jazz Live Clinic". featuring: Bruce Forman and Vince Lateano Tony Explains Live Trio Organ Playing with tunes such as: Take the Coltrane, Mack the Knife (Squbelling), Tenderly Sweet Georgia Brown, G Blues, Road Song (OGD).

Chapter 2: Tribute to the Master Jimmy Smith "Live Concert". Join Tony's Trio with Louis Tsamous and Robert Kraut (for part filming of "Killer B3") Midnight Special, I'll Remember Jimmy, Tenderly, Slow Down Sagg, Rosetta, When Johnny Comes Marching, 8 Counts for Rita and Oleo


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PLAY ALONG SET #1


Featuring Tony's Power House Trio with Reggie Jackson on Drums and Derek DiCenzo on Guitar.
Each song has pdf score and midi file.
Each song has separate Drums,Guitar,Organ bass,Organ comp,Organ lead/Solo Tracks.
On PC , Mac and Linux you can use Audacity(r). Free Audio recorder and editor for playback and even recording if you don't have a DAW.

  • Download Blues for T (FREE)
  • 1. Blues for T (2nd version)
  • 2. Aglio e Olio (1st version)
  • 3. Aglio e Olio (2nd version)
  • 4. Indonesian Nights
  • 5. Happy Sergio
  • 6. I'll Remember Jimmy
  • 7. It's So Nice To With You
  • 8. Pasta Faggioli

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LINDA DACHTYL's HEART&SOUL


"Heart and Soul" Complete Evolution of the I Vi II V Progression.

Chapter 1: Intro: Triads to Upper Extensions and Altered Chords

Chapter 2: Substituting the iii7 Chord for the I Chord

Chapter 3: Introducing Tritone Substitutions Using Root Movement

Chapter 4: Tritone Subbing the iii7-The bVII7

Chapter 5: Wrap Up and the Ladybird Turnaround


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LINDA DACHTYL's MODAL & PENTATONIC APPROACH TO IMPROV


Chapter 1: Modes Explained

Chapter 2: Melodic Concepts and Improvisation

Chapter 3: Pentatonic Concepts (Little Sunflower with applied concepts)


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BOBBY FLOYD's JAZZ A-CHORDING TO GOSPEL


Chapter 1-6: Moving from the I to the VI Chord (1st Part)
Join Jazz and Gospel Organ great Bobby Floyd debut video as he covers how to move from the I to the VI Chord. PDF examples included as he explains Bass Lines, Pedals, LH and RH

Chapter 7-14: Moving from the I to the VI Chord (2nd Part)
Join Jazz and Gospel Organ great Bobby Floyd as he continues with more complex movements and also a bonus practice section. Each download contains separate PDF examples


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TONY DIPASQUALE's JAZZ LICTIONARY


The Jazz Lictionary teaches improvisers the jazz language, jazz style, and rhythmic feel all at the same time.

Through characteristic jazz motives, The Jazz Lictionaryfinally demonstrates how to use scales to sound like the "Masters". Inside the pages of The Jazz Lictionary, students can transcribe, transpose, and transform themselves into great soloists.

Perfect for...Any instruments, Any vocalists, Any skill levels, Any size group.


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