Hammond organ

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Hammond organ

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(Instruments) trademark an electric organ with two keyboards, electronic tone generation, and a wide variety of tone colours: invented in 1934
[C20: named after Laurens Hammond (1895–1973), US mechanical engineer]
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Noun1.Hammond organ - (music) an electronic simulation of a pipe organHammond organ - (music) an electronic simulation of a pipe organ
electronic instrument, electronic musical instrument - a musical instrument that generates sounds electronically
music - an artistic form of auditory communication incorporating instrumental or vocal tones in a structured and continuous manner
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For this reason the rock artist describes all the musical instruments he has used on these brand new 15 songs: a 52 Fender Telecaster, a 72 Fender Custom Telecaster, a Gibson SG, a 12 strings Rickenbacker 360 Fireglo, a Hammond B3 organ, a Yamaha piano, a Fender Jazz Bass.
Despite his mastery of a variety of instruments, it's the famed Hammond B3 organ with which Booker is most associated.
The tribute to Jerry Garcia and the Grateful Dead stars organist Seals - who played Hammond B3 organ with the Jerry Garcia Band for 15 years - and guitarist Mark Karan - who has played lead guitar in the Other Ones since 1998 and with Ratdog for 17 years, as well as with Phil Lesh.
It looks like Levi will be concentrating on his piano work rather than bringing along the Hammond B3 organ.
Keyboardist John Bianchi has a degree in music, teaches music in the Worcester public schools, and is a wizard on the Hammond B3 organ.
There's an itchy edge to Overton Berry's shimmering piano and Ron Buford's sexy Hammond B3 organ that suggests eager rookies, not grizzled vets.
The combination of saxophone and the mighty Hammond B3 organ (in case you were wondering, there is a rule in the jazz journalist's book of clichAs that insists the words "the mighty" should always be used before any reference to this instrument) just blew Kofi away.
DOSS is all instrumentals, with a Hammond B3 organ up front, giving it a Meters kind of feel (and RIP Jimmy Smith, speaking of Hammond B3s and soul).
The background orchestration usually includes drum set, mallet percussion and sometimes a Hammond B3 organ, brass, guitar, synth/strings and so forth.
A dominant talent and pace-setting proponent of the Hammond B3 Organ and widely recognized and gifted pianist, Lonnie has been at the forefront of the jazz scene since 1969 when Downbeat Magazine named him Top Organist.
Seals played his Hammond B3 organ in the Jerry Garcia Band for more than 15 years, bringing authentic gospel, jazz and R&B sensibilities to the improvisational realm.
on Five O'Clock's vintage Hammond B3 organ, Kenny Reichert on guitar and Jamie Breiwick on trumpet.