Sittin' In With Rocco Prestia Of Tower of Power

Books and CDs | Guitar

Catalogue No: HL02500539
Artist: Rocco Prestia
Format: Audio / Video | Backing Tracks
A funk institution and Tower of Power founding member, Rocco Prestia is one of the most important innovators of the electric bass. This Play-It-Like-It-Is Bass book/CD pack from Cherry Lane allows bassists to learn Rocco's authentic bass parts. The songbook includes full transcriptions with tab for eight songs, a bio on Rocco, and his performance notes for each tune. The special accompanying CD features performances by Rocco along with Tower of Power members Larry Braggs (vocals), Dave Garibaldi (drums), Roger Smith (keyboards) and Jeff Tamelier (guitar) on four TOP classics (Credit · Down to the Nightclub · There's Only So Much Oil in the Ground · What Is Hip) plus four new grooves created especially for this book (Don't Knock It · F-Funk · Free-Fallin' Funk · Hip-E-Jam)! Tracks on the CD are included both with and without the bass line so that players can sit in with Tower of Power!
ISBN: 9781575605951
No of pages: 48
Language: English
 
     
       
         

          Musicroom Reviews

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          5
          Great Book - You need this book to understand the precision with which Rocco plays Okay no-one will get near to being as good as he is (unless you lock into these grooves for as many years as Rocco as) but the side effect is that you learn about how to push your own playing to integrate some of Rocco's brilliance on the instrument
          Anonymous - (Leek, United Kingdom)

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