Blog Archives

Trane Spotting

I was playing one of those tunes the other day – the ones beloved of singers, the ones that go round the same II V I seemingly forever. Of course, I kept things pretty tight for the head, but then

Tagged with: ,
Posted in a) Soloing Scales & Modes

What the Fugue?

You go back to┬áBird and I’ll go back to Bach Here’s a piano exercise I find really useful. I’ll run it down first, then tell you why it’s useful and how you can use it as more than just a

Tagged with: ,
Posted in a) Soloing Scales & Modes, g) Classically Inclined
Books for Sale
...appetising young books for sale...

29 June – Trio with Ed Jones
27 July – Trio with Roberto Manzin
at Brasserie Toulouse Lautrec