Born: January 27, 1951 Primary Instrument: Guitar, electric
Paul Finnerty has been on the jazz scene for years, playing banjo & guitar with some of Australia's most noted musicians. Paul played for over twenty years with the great Tom Baker. After Tom's death Paul formed his own band called The RRJ Band. Paul also has a web site dedicated to Tom and a record label called Riff Raff Jazz, which has produced over 36 CD's and DVD's. Paul has just started making Royalty Free music clips for corporate use(not jazz).These will be available from his web site. AT:- http://www.riffraffjazz.net
East Hills, N.S.W.
Willing to teach:
Intermediate to advanced students
Paul Finnerty has produced an Educational disc titled Contemporary Guitar For Advanced Students It contains 12 tunes done in Reggae, Rock, Latin and Blues Styles. Students can print out the Bass lines, Rhythm and Melody including TAB. It features a media player showing music as well as TAB, with an adjustable slide to view passages of music. Students can play along with the melody or select to play with just the Rhythm Section, allowing them to practice improvisation. The music is performed by real musicians. It also includes a pamphlet with all the arpeggios for each tune. This Disc Is for WINDOW XP only, with a Pentium 11 being the minimum requirement. (My 13 year old grandson played all the tunes in a week using TAB) This Disc is available from :- WWW. Riff Raff Jazz .Net