More Airegin

Here’s a transcription of Grant Green’s solo on Airegin. And Craig Buhler dedicates a post on his website to a nice […]

Just friends in the West Coast?

In our last class we welcomed Shri who plays bass and sat in with us. There was an immediate connection […]

Anthropology, line 14

Check out this now-classic phrase from Parker’s Anthropology solo (line 14, Omnibook transcription), here, in all keys and with a […]

BEBOP WORKSHOP 02/22/2012

Today the Bebop Workshop started to work on Rhythm Changes! After our gig at Smalls we have been jamming for […]

Bird Like

This is the video of our class performing Freddie Hubbards’s “Birld Like” at Smalls.

Sing the Way you Speak!

This past session of the Jazz Vocal Workshop was super fun! I think we’re beginning to hit our stride as […]

half-diminished chords

I’ve been working on the exercises in “How Not to Suck at Half diminished Chords” on the Jazz Advice blog, […]

Alice in Wonderland and Oleo

Here’s an harmonic analysis of mm. 1-8 of Alice in Wonderland and Bill Evans’ solo. Transcriptions of solos by Miles, […]

Noddin’ Your Head Blues

was so impressed with the students on how they were able to read through some new material. The horn players […]

www.jazzadvise.com

I’ve been reading articles on www.jazzadvice.com, which Marco turned me onto in a comment to an earlier post. The blog […]

Must-Know Jazz Songs

I’ve been thinking about what songs I’d like to concentrate on next, and that led me to look at some […]

Videos of Performanceat Smalls

Here  the first of 2 videos of the theory class performance at smalls MRMr Knight & Autumn Leaves All the […]