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What are meter, accent and syncopation?

It could be argued that pulse is the most fundamental, even primal, element of music. This would be due to the time keeper in your chest. 367 more words


This word has been rolling around my head for days now. I don’t know if anyone else ever gets that, but I will often have words roll around my brain, not really doing anything except providing some kind of mantric sound track to my inner landscape. 230 more words


Kenny Barron's "Voyage"

Kenny Barron’s wonderful composition Voyage is a particularly apt vehicle for Stan Getz.  The phrase in bar 4 especially caught my ear (example A.) 326 more words