Beauty in the B: The Story of the Hammond B-3 Organ

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The Hammond B-3 organ has been growling its way through gospel, R&B, rock, pop, blues, and jazz since the first one was built in 1954. This book celebrates the rich history and potent influence of the Hammond B-3 and its right-hand man, the whirling Leslie speaker - the instrumental paring that changed organ music forever. The book explains the tone-wheel system that renders the famous Hammond sound, and reveals the secrets behind the B-3s drawbars, presets, pedalboard, percussion, and other features that made Hammond ...

Beauty in the B: The Story of the Hammond B-3 Organ 1997, Backbeat Books, San Francisco, CA

ISBN-13: 9780879304591

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