Dr. John began his musical career in the 50’s playing guitar because he didn’t believe he could make a living playing piano. In the 60s, his left ring finger was shot off in a bar brawl and he switched to piano as his main instrument. Here’s a rare video of him playing guitar. Unfortunate for Dr. John, but fortunate for the generations of piano players to come.
Learn how to play rock and blues piano from one of rock’s greatest. Chuck Leavell, legendary keyboardist for The Rolling Stones, The Allman Bros, Eric Clapton, John Mayer, and more.