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And on piano-- Nicky Hopkins

Julian Dawson

And on piano-- Nicky Hopkins

the extraordinary life of rock"s greatest session man

by Julian Dawson

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Published by Backstage Press in San Francisco .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rock musicians,
  • Biography,
  • Pianists

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 339-344), discography (p. 300-327), and index.

    Other titlesNicky Hopkins
    Statementby Julian Dawson ; foreword by Klaus Voorman
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsML417.H793 D39 2011x
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 359 p.
    Number of Pages359
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27129048M
    ISBN 100984436227
    ISBN 109780984436224
    LC Control Number2010913455
    OCLC/WorldCa703548535

    The music critic Dave Marsh said "Nicky Hopkins was THE most important rock n' roll session musician - ever" and musician Nils Lofgren said "Nicky wrote the book on rock n' roll piano". Hopkins lived in Mill Valley, California for several years before moving to Nashville, al ID: View Source. Discover releases, reviews, track listings, recommendations, and more about Nicky Hopkins - The Revolutionary Piano Of Nicky Hopkins at Discogs. Complete your Nicky Hopkins collection/5(8).

    Top shelves for And on Piano Nicky Hopkins Showing of to-read. 83 people. Corte Madera storeJulian Dawson discusses And on Piano Nicky Hopkins ($). Session pianist Nicky Hopkins appeared with so many artists during his life that a complete discography is probably impossible, but a list of his better-known clients includes The Beatles and The Rolling Stones. Singer-songwriter Dawson looks back on Nicky’s illustrious year career.

    He also released his first solo album in , an all-instrumental collection titled The Revolutionary Piano Of Nicky Hopkins on CBS Records. If you’re a new Best Classic Bands reader, we’d be grateful if you would Like our Facebook page and/or bookmark our Home page.   This article is more than 9 years old.. Nicky Hopkins' understated, beautiful piano playing is all over some of the top classic rock plays a rollicking solo on The Beatles' "Revolution.


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And on piano-- Nicky Hopkins by Julian Dawson Download PDF EPUB FB2

The book starts out with the requisite family history stuff, and we learn a lot about Hopkins’ parents and grand parents, and also about his siblings and the chilly middle-house that they grew up in.

Nicky, sickly as a youth but a brilliant pianist, eventually gets out and discovers the world of music, falling in with the earliest Screaming /5(39). This is a very well documented biography that tells the somewhat tragic story of Nicky Hopkins, one of rock's great piano players. Born in London inHopkins was a contemporary of many of the greats who came out of the local music scene in the mid's/5.

And on Piano. Nicky Hopkins: The Extraordinary Life of Rock’s Greatest Session Man. Published by Desert Hearts 9th Maythe UK version is a handsomely bound hardback book, generously illustrated with wonderful personal photographs,many never before published, in both black and white and colour, and with forewords from Bob Harris & Klaus Voormann.

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The book relates in Van Orden's hold over Hopkins, and as a result Hopkins made a number of bad career decisions-not keeping an eye on his finances (which Van Orden spent), a disastrous solo career (even with many well known musicians on his recordings), Van Orden's infidelities, and Hopkins' increasing alcoholism/5.

Between and hardly a week went by without a record release featuring Nicky on keyboards. In CBS released his all-instrumental solo album The Revolutionary Piano Of Nicky Hopkins and the same year saw him recording for the first time with the Rolling Stones, with whom he would go on to record more than a dozen of their finest albums.

For thirty years, before his tragically early death inNicky Hopkins put his mark on some of the most unforgettable popular music ever made. This is the definitive work on rock music's greatest session player, and one of its unsung heroes.

As Nils Lofgren (E Street Band) put it, "Nicky wrote the book on rock 'n' roll piano."Brand: Plus One Press. The traditional way to learn blues and/or rock piano is to listen to the greats, and copy their style, which is basically what Nicky Hopkins, and all others, have done.

When he was coming up, there were no books or dvds on how to learn that style of music. In other words, go to the original source. For rock and roll piano, Jerry Lee Lewis is. Nicky Hopkins. likes 55 talking about this. The official Facebook Page of Nicky Hopkins, the ultimate unsung session hero who worked with the Beatles, the Rolling Stones, the Who and many more.5/5(5).

British musician Julian Dawson's labor of love book about Hopkins is called, "And On Piano: The Extraordinary Life of Rock's Greatest Session Man.".

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For more about this biography of Nicky Hopkins by Julian Dawson, please visit Julian’s website at: Nicky Hopkins. PIANO TRANSCRIPTS. John Lennon songs as played by The Late Great Nicky Hopkins with thanks to Paul allen IMPORTANT: Click on the first page of the transcript and download full PDF of the piano transcript, then download the MP3 file and enjoy.

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to the U.S. immediately to play bass with renowned keyboardist, Nicky Hopkins. Pete played piano with bluesman Nick Gravenites on the notorious Mill Valley Bunch album during this period, as well as co-producing and arranging the music.Book out now. And on Piano Nicky Hopkins: The Extraordinary Life of Rock’s Greatest Session Man Published by Desert Hearts 9th Maythe UK version is a handsomely bound hardback book, generously illustrated with wonderful personal photographs,many never before published, in both black and white and colour, and with forewords from Bob Harris & Klaus Voormann.Get this from a library!

And on piano-- Nicky Hopkins: the extraordinary life of rock's greatest session man. [Julian Dawson] -- The Beatles. The Rolling Stones. The Who. The Kinks. The Jefferson Airplane. Joe Cocker. Quicksilver Messenger Service. The Yardbirds. Harry Nilsson. At the heart of their music, and of hundreds of.