If you missed the excellent gig by the John Escreet Group with David Binney earlier this month, you get another chance to hear it tonight. The concert at the CBSO Centre was recorded by the BBC and is broadcast on… Read More ›
Why won’t I throw out that tatty, old, empty saxophone reed box on my mantelpiece? Have a look in TAKE OUTS, a new page of longer pieces of writing I will be adding to from time to time.
A jazz musician who is also an expert on using the new technology to promote your self and your music…. what more could you ask for? Here’s a quote from a post on his site – and there is load’s more… Read More ›
Came across an interesting post on Mike McMannes’s The Drama Blog about research done by scientists into what happens in a jazz musician’s brain when they are improvising. Apparently their brains turn off areas linked to self-censorship and inhibition and… Read More ›