This item: Standing in the Shadows of Motown: The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James Jamerson by Dr. Licks Paperback 25. 91 In Standing In The Shadows of Motown deserves its place in the library of every bass player. Subtitled The Life and Music of Legendary Bassist James Jamerson this unique book is both a biography of James Jamerson and also a collection of transcriptions of his work at Motown, ranging from the simple to the downright impossible!
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By the end of this phenomenal era they'd played on more No. 1 hits than the Beach Boys, the Rolling Stones, the Beatles, and Elvis Presley Standing in the Shadows of Motown is a 2002 documentary film directed by Paul Justman that recounts the story of The Funk Brothers, the uncredited and largely unheralded studio musicians who were the house band that Berry Gordy handpicked in 1959. They recorded and performed on Motowns' recordings from 1959 to 1972. Find great deals on eBay for standing in the shadows of motown book.
Shop with confidence. Standing in the Shadows of Motown This book contains highly detailed full or partial transcriptions of over 40 songs that legendary bassist James Jamerson recorded during his career at Motown. A detailed biography is also included and all tracks have backing tracks on the accompanying CDs. His tumultuous life and musical brilliance are explored in depth through hundreds of interviews, 49 transcribed musical scores, two hours of recorded allstar performances, and more than 50 rarely seen photos in this stellar tribute to behindthescenes Motown.
Written in standard notation (no TAB). 194 pages. Includes 2 audio CD's.