Why practice patterns when the ultimate goal is to make music, not spit out a bunch of memorized licks? How much technique is enough? The an...
Let’s face it: You’re a pattern-seeking machine.
Spies, mathematicians, pro football quarterbacks, chess grandmasters, and bass players are brilliant at recognizing patterns.
Red Mitchell’s search for identity inspired him to create an immediately recognizable sound.
Red Mitchell told me that jazz was a “search for your own identity.”
Red Mitchell filled his world with acute observations about music, bass playing, politics, and poetry.
Ray Brown (October 13, 1926–July 2, 2002) grooved his way through seven decades of jazz history.
Listening to Ray Brown play the blues is like having the plain truth explained in a profound way.
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Last month we looked at fingerings for some hard scales—Ab, G, and B major—in the half and 1st positions, according to Franz Simandl’s famou...
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