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Chord-Tone Practice

In an earlier blog I noted the potential un-musicality of the popular chord–scale approach to jazz improvising. But there is an additional issue about this approach: i.e. 128 more words

Jazz

Sounds of Africa at the Jazzcampus

Jazzcampus | Utengasse 15, 4058 Basel
Saturday 1 July 2017 | 20:00 | 21:30 | 23:00

20:00 Yannick Nkoy
Nowhere beyond Latin America has Rumba had as strong an impact as in the Democratic Republic of Congo where it has developed into a major export. 219 more words

Music

FRED HERSCH trio: Jazz Sous Les Pommiers 2017

available from 25/05/2017 to 27/11/2017

Fred Hersch piano
John Hébert bass
Eric Mc Pherson drums

FRED HERSCH trio: Jazz Sous Les Pommiers 2017

Jazz

Soul tinged...

Music is a journey.

   Jazz is getting lost.

     

                     ~ ` ~ john O’ Farrell

Jazz is 

  Freedom…

                    ~ ` ~ Thelonious Mark

Don’t play the saxophone.. 190 more words

Photography

FUNCTION UNDERGROUND-THE BLACK AND AMERICAN ROCK SOUND 1969-1974.

Function Underground: The Black and Brown American Rock Sound 1969-1974.

Just over a month ago, Function Underground: The Black and Brown American Rock Sound 1969-1974 was released by Now Again Records on vinyl as part of Record Store Day as a limited edition of 2,000. 1,991 more words

Rock

Sonic South Africa

Music has always been a very important influence in my life.  In fact, it’s rare to find me without headphones or delving into new music.  One of my side hobbies since I’ve come to South Africa has been to learn more about the South African music scene and listen to local music.  607 more words

Peace Corps

JazzWax Larry Elgart in the Early '60s

Larry Elgart deserves respect, and it looks like he’s finally receiving some with the release of a new two-fer from Blue Moon Records—Larry Elgart and His Orchestra: Sophisticated Sixties… 455 more words

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