In 2010 Vito Schiuma received a revelation: James C. Booker. His Majesty in Person came to his ears. Somehow. Can’t remember. It was like an ocean wave striking you while you’re asleep. What the hell is that. This may have been one of his first expression soon after listening to one of His performances. Soon began the revolution.
I must play like that“. That is the New Orleans Piano Style whose main contributors are Jelly Roll Morton, Professor Longhair, Dr. John, Fats Domino and, last but not least, James Caroll Booker III.