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Happy Mother's Day 2016!

On this Mother’s Day, I lovingly dedicate that above William Wordsworth poem… present that video bouquet to my late Mom. After all, the daffodil had been her favorite spring flower. 901 more words

Life

Stanley Jordan: The Paris Concert

Stanley Jordan’s playing and imagination makes him one of a kind. It takes a few seconds to see how extraordinary he is!


Jazz

Different ways to play guitar (with videos)

One interesting thing about the guitar (and similar stringed instruments like the uke) is that there are so many different ways to play it. You can play with a pick, fingers, or some combination of both. 422 more words

Practice

Day 88: 'Eleanor Rigby' by Stanley Jordan

When I was about sixteen I started learning the guitar. A lot of my friends played (some of them were very proficient), and I felt a bit left out. 104 more words

100 Songs In 100 Days

Eubanks & Jordan

Ready for pristine tone and perfect playing? Check out this clip of Kevin Eubanks and Stanley Jordan performing “Morning Sun.”

Video

Phil, Friend, Phil, Friend

From our man in the Cap, Ste4ve, we have these nifty Phil shots:


Here’s Phil doing what he does best, and also singing.

This is a person. 19 more words

2015 Detroit Jazz Festival, Saturday

Saturday was another fantastically successful day at the Detroit Jazz Festival.  The crowds seem bigger to me than they have in years.  The music was top shelf, and the weather was sunny and warm.   954 more words

Music