PLEASE NOTE: THIS IS ONLY VOLUME 1. VOLUME 2 MUST BE ORDERED SEPARATELY.
The third edition contains over 10 years of comprehensive research went into writing Billy Bean: The Life and Music of a Jazz Guitar Legend.
Volume 1 contains all of the biographical and musical analyses. Volume 2, which must be ordered separately, presents all of Bean’s autographed manuscripts given to Dr. Greenberg in 2007. Within these manuscripts are lessons taken from the late-jazz guru Dennis Sandole, Bean’s transcriptions and arrangements of pieces from the standard jazz and classical repertoire, and a several of Bean’s original compositions. Each autograph manuscript has a corresponding transcription to clarify the many ambiguities presented by the original autographs.
(534 total pages)