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Riffing: Airport: Astaire’s Fascinating Rhythm Part I

(A stream of consciousness poem)

I’m sitting but not still

I’m drumming digits quick and repetitious until

You walk through my peripheral vision… 158 more words


Spontaneous syncopation

I love most to take photographs like this. What I thought I was shooting was nothing more than my grandson walking along the beach near a pier. 61 more words


Creating fill ideas - 16ths from Syncopation

Here’s a straightforward way of generating some new ideas for 16th note fills using Reed’s Syncopation. In this example I’ve taken just one exercise from page 60 and applied 5 variations to the written pattern. 76 more words