Playing From the Heart

Playing From the Heart

Great Musicians Talk About Their Craft

Book - 2002
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Baker & Taylor
Presents a collection interviews with such rock musicians as Chuck Berry, Bonnie Raitt, Billy Joel, Eddie Van Halen, Ray Manzarek, and Tori Amos.

Hal Leonard
(Book). Through the eyes and ears of top music writers, Playing from the Heart brings you closer to 43 of the best players in popular music. Drawn from the rich archives of Guitar Player , Bass Player , Keyboard and Drums & Drumming , these classic interviews and photos reveal the skill, artistry and personality of world-class musicians in rock, blues, jazz and other styles. Provocative, often controversial, and always insightful, these interviews get to the heart of each player's creative process: their musical ideas and innovations, playing styles and techniques, equipment, influences and more. Plus you'll learn the "backstory" of each interview, direct from the writers and editors. Artist covered include: Chuck Berry, The Edge, Bonnie Raitt, Bootsy Collins, Billy Joel, Ginger Baker, Lars Ulrich and many others.

Publisher: San Francisco : Backbeat Books ; Berkeley, CA : distributed to the book trade in the U.S. and Canada by Publisher's Group West ; Milwaukee, WI : distributed to the book trade in the U.S. and Canada by Hal Leonard, c2002
ISBN: 9780879307042
Branch Call Number: 781.64 P699
Characteristics: x, 292 p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Additional Contributors: Doerschuk, Bob


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