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Anniversary of Hank Mobley's Album "Dippin' "

Hey everyone! Today is the anniversary of when Hank Mobley recorded his album, "Dippin'"! 50 year anniversary to be exact.…

1 year ago
by sjsmith93

Memorizing Tunes

Here are some things I do to memorize tunes; feel free to add your expertise!
**talking about memorizing the chords n…

1 year ago
by madmajor (12 posts)

Need Help With Recommendations

Hello and i am a young jazz enthusiast. I am currently tenor one in my jazz band for high school and i am only using a stu…

1 year ago
by GFC (554 posts)
1 year ago
by bobbystern

Lesser known players

I thought a thread about some lesser known, maybe not as mainstream, players would be a good idea. Please list some of you…

1 year ago
by sjsmith93

New Alto Sax Mouthpiece

Hi,

I'm new to this forum. To get a gauge for my level, I've been playing alto sax for 2 years. I like jazz, an…

1 year ago
by sjsmith93 (5 posts)

Martin Saxophone (1939)

Hello, all:

I recently received a saxophone from my highschool since they were going to toss it away. After doi…

1 year ago
by GFC (554 posts)
1 year ago
by bobbystern

A Self-Transcription of "Like Someone in Love"

I thought I might "toot my own horn" and transcribe myself, playing to a backing track of "Like Someone in Love

1 year ago
by bobbystern

Are you a fan of Jazz?

hey guys just want to share this past video newbielink:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1-zlQTlgm_A . I really love this ba…

1 year ago
by onlinejazz

Hank Mobley's Solo on Nica's Dream

Alex Terrier is offering a free 25 minute video analyzing Hank Mobley's solo on Nica's Dream. Check out Alex's method for…

1 year ago
by scooby
1 year ago
by bobbystern

Wardell Gray "Twisted" Alternate Take

For the longest time, I thought there were only 3 alternate takes to Wardell Gray's classic recording of "Twisted". Someon…

1 year ago
by Saxquest (374 posts)

Jazz Video Lessons

Alex Terrier has some great material on his website. Lots of interesting video lessons on a variety of topics (ear trainin…

1 year ago
by scooby (82 posts)

Online jazz music lessons making hayway among the youth of NYC!

NYC is a fun loving city and as an integral part of fun comes music. Every youngster learns music while growing up here an…

1 year ago
by onlinejazz

BeBoppin the Harmonic Major Scale

Here

1 year ago
by bobbystern
2 years ago
by kelsey (890 posts)

Sonny Rollins Responds to Stupid New Yorker Article

The New Yorker published this piece of satire without (at first) identifying it as satire. It reminded me of when I was a…

2 years ago
by birdlover

Richard Elliot

I was wondering if anyone in the community would have a PDF of Mr Elliots Version of

" You make me feel brand new…

2 years ago
by Jonolockjaw

Some Diminished Scale Applications

The 8 note, symmetrical "Diminished Scale", has the ability to be broken down into smaller elements and combined, at inter…

2 years ago
by kelsey (890 posts)
2 years ago
by bobbystern

Is Jazz coming back?

There was a time.... when jazz was the best thing around to every single living soul...well sorta but then people started to…

2 years ago
by Yobson (1 post)

All female sax quartet with full rhythm section, fantastic jazz!

We shot The Quadraphonnes, a fantastic all-female sax quartet with backing band out here in Portland at Jimmy Mak's, 13 ca…

2 years ago
by Jonolockjaw (13 posts)

Vincent Herring Transcription

I was particularly inspired by some recent shows that Vincent Herring played in San Jose. After I saw him, I went right to…

2 years ago
by scooby

Sonny Rollins Transcription

I have added a transcription of Sonny Rollins' solo on Airegin to my website:

4 replies by scooby (82 posts) 4 years ago

2 years ago
by scooby (82 posts)
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