A HISTORY OF JAZZ PIANO
AL CARMEN GUASTAFESTE
Pianist - Composer - Recording Artist - Teacher - Lecturer
Pianist: Al performs A History Of Jazz Piano as one of his programs.
Composer: A History Of Jazz Piano presents Al as a composer writing jazz pieces that span the entire Twentieth Century.
Recording Artist: Al has made a recording of A History Of Jazz Piano playing and narrating each jazz style in chronological order.
Teacher: Al teaches the characteristics of each jazz style in A History Of Jazz Piano. Besides playing, Al encourages his students to write in the various styles in order to have a better understanding of each piece. Al also teaches the different styles of the great jazz pianists of each period.
Lecturer: Al gives lectures on A History Of Jazz Piano where he demonstrates the characteristics of each jazz style on piano. He also has video and audio examples of some of the jazz pianists from each period.
The following is a list of different jazz piano styles and titles Al composed, performs, recorded, teaches, and gives lectures on: