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DON ROBERTSON: BENDING THE IVORIES

July 8, 2013

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http://cowboyjackclement.us/bio/interviews/Don_Robertson_LWClark.pdf

Don Robertson invented the slip-note piano style that is the hallmark of Nashville piano – it’s still the standard piano style today. The above link is an interview with Don. He was schooled in both classical and jazz in his early life. He attributes his interest in popular music (e.g. country) to the Dinning Sisters – you can hear some of the slip-note styling in some of the harmonies they are singing! Interesting…

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