It’s been a month since I last updated you on this. Well, well, well, haven’t I been good! Wherever there is a piano, I is. I am practicing jazz standardsContinue reading100 Hour challenge
Day 1: Practiced and wrote music with fellow workshoppers for half a day, spent the other half playing jazz standards for a few hours, really slowly, still practicing the sameContinue reading100 Hour Challenge: Week Four
Day 9: Practiced for two hours, worked through 2-5-1s randomly. Tried to improvise over them, sounded pants! Day 10: Went to Rachel’s after workshopping all day, got lost, took agesContinue reading100 Hour challenge: Second week
I started on Sunday learning 2-5-1 chord progressions, just about got the right hand down, left hand is easier, I revised my knowledge of modes. I then worked out how to transposeContinue reading100 Hour challenge: Days 1-3
Alright then, I’m doing it. It’s been on my mind for a while. This is how I’m going to tackle the not being at home barrier to improvisation learning; findingContinue reading100 Hour Challenge – I’ve Picked up the Gauntlet
I went along to a regional creative agent conference today and was inspired by Ewan McIntosh to do a 100 hour challenge, well in fact, I was initially inspired byContinue reading100 Hour Challenge Anyone?
I am leading some improvisation sessions for Birmingham Jazz and shall be taking part in their Big Band sessions too! Really looking forward to creating new sounds with new people!Continue readingBirmingham Jazz