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Learn Boogie Woogie Piano, 2nd Edition by Colin Davey and Frank Poloney
Endorsed by the world's top boogie, blues and jazz piano experts, this book contains everything you need to know to play boogie woogie piano. It consists of detailed, step-by-step instructions that take you from the basics to advanced improvisation and composition.

Based on the style of boogie woogie's most important historical figures, Albert Ammons, Meade Lux Lewis, and Pete Johnson, this book contains appendices with history and musicological analysis.

138 Pages. Includes audio CD with all exercises and examples.

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To order, click here. BK-LCD1 $36.50

The Boogie Woogie Press Sheet Music Library
Boogie Woogie Press is pleased to present the following note-for-note transcriptions of some of the most important boogie woogie recordings.* More Info...

Shout For Joy - The Sheet Music
by Albert Ammons, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Eight choruses.
  • Eight pages.
  • Plus Some Historical Notes on Shout for Joy!
Based on the January 1, 1939, Valion recording, available on the following CDs:*
  • Albert Ammons 1936-1949, Chronological Classics, Classics-715
  • The Boogie Woogie Masters, Classic Jazz, CDCD-1067
  • Boogie Woogie Volume 1 Piano Soloists, Jasmine, JASMCD 2538
To order, click here. SM-SFJ1 $10.50

Boogie Woogie - The Sheet Music
by Pete Johnson, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Eleven choruses.
  • Nine pages.
Based on the October 13, 1939, Columbia recording, available on the following CD:*
  • Pete Johnson 1938-1939, Chronological Classics, Classics-656
To order, click here. SM-BWJ1 $10.50

Lux's Boogie - The Sheet Music
by Meade Lux Lewis, Transcribed by Colin Davey and Jim Redfarn.
  • Nine choruses.
  • Ten pages.
Based on the August 18, 1944, Asch recording, available on the following CD:*
  • Meade Lux Lewis 1941-1944, Chronological Classics, Classics-841
To order, click here. SM-LUX1 $10.50

Pinetop's Boogie Woogie - The Sheet Music
by Pinetop Smith, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Twelve choruses.
  • Twelve pages.
  • Includes original lyrics!
  • Plus Guidelines for Learning the Pinetop's Boogie Woogie Bass Line!
Based on the December 29, 1928, Brunswick/Vocalion recording, Take 1, available on the following CDs:*
  • Boogie Woogie & Barrelhouse Piano-Vol. 1 (1928-1932), Document, DOCD-5102
  • The Boogie Woogie Masters, Classic Jazz, CDCD-1067
To order, click here. SM-PTB1 $12.50

Honky Tonk Train - The Sheet Music
by Meade Lux Lewis, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Nine choruses.
  • Nine pages.
Based on the November 21, 1935, Parlaphone recording, available on the following CDs:*
  • Meade Lux Lewis 1927-1939, Chronological Classics, Classics-722
  • The Complete Blue Note Ammons/Lewis, Mosaic, MD2-103
  • Boogie Woogie Stomp, ASV/Living Era, CD-AJA-5101
To order, click here. SM-HTT1 $10.50

Dive Bomber - The Sheet Music
by Pete Johnson, Transcribed by David Maxwell with Colin Davey.
  • Twelve choruses.
  • Ten pages.
Based on the February 17, 1944, Brunswick recording, available on the following CDs:*
  • Pete Johnson 1944-1946, Chronological Classics, Classics-933
  • Genius of Boogie Woogie, Giants of Jazz, CD-53053
To order, click here. SM-DVB1 $10.50

Boogie Woogie Stomp - The Sheet Music
by Albert Ammons, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Fourteen choruses.
  • Twelve pages.
  • Plus Some Historical Notes on Boogie Woogie Stomp!
  • Plus Alternative Bass Lines!
Based on the January 6, 1939, Blue Note recording, available on the following CDs:*
  • Albert Ammons 1936-1939, Chronological Classics, Classics-715
  • The Complete Blue Note Ammons/Lewis, Mosaic, MD2-103
  • The First Day, Blue Note, CDP-7-98450
  • Genius of Boogie Woogie, Giants of Jazz, CD-53053
To order, click here. SM-BWS1 $12.50

Roll 'Em Pete - The Sheet Music
by Pete Johnson, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Eleven choruses.
  • Nine pages.
  • Plus a simplified version of the introduction (as well as the authentic one)!
Based on the December 30, 1938, Vocalion recording, available on the following CDs:*
  • Pete Johnson 1938-1939, Chronological Classics, Classics-656
  • Boogie Woogie Stomp, ASV/Living Era, CD-AJA-5101
  • The Boogie Woogie Masters, Classic Jazz, CDCD-1067
To order, click here. SM-REP1 $10.50

Monday Struggle - The Sheet Music
by Albert Ammons, Transcribed by Colin Davey.
  • Fourteen choruses.
  • Ten pages.
Based on the April 8, 1939, Solo Art recording, available on the following CD:*
  • Albert Ammons 1939-1946, Chronological Classics, Classics-927
To order, click here. SM-MST1 $10.50

*NOTE: The CDs listed above go in and out of availability. Therefore, at this time, we are unable to recommend a reliable source for these CDs. Amazon.com would be a good start.