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Saxophone, Organ and Drums at Looking Glass

I had fun playing with John Palowitch on alto sax and Tyler Leak on drums. What a challenge and an inspiration!

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Another Stellar Performance From Tyler Leak.

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How Much Work Is Enough For One Day?

Today I had a whole day to myself to work on music. My usual routine is about 3.5 hours of practicing. After finishing it, I was on YouTube and stumbled upon the following video: After hearing Keith Jarrett’s award acceptance … Continue reading

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Cool gig at City Tap!

We had a nice gig last night with Michael Ode sitting in on drums for the first time. David Quick singing a couple of songs in the second set as well. What a fine crowd!

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January News

It’s been five years since I decided to take the plunge and commit myself to becoming a full-time jazz organist. Here’s the story: 2009 New York City, taking care of nine-month-old baby. I was obsessed with the idea of putting … Continue reading

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Recording from Looking Glass

Brad and I both got Apogee MiC 96K to record with. In general, I will record our gigs with the mic close to the organ, and he will record with his mic close to the guitar amp. We discovered that … Continue reading

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December News

We are looking forward to playing at the Sharp Nine Gallery on 12/6- it’s gonna be super cool. You can still catch us every Tuesday at Looking Glass in Carrboro, and we still manage to have our foot in the … Continue reading

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Thanks – Pt. 1

As a daily exercise, I like to list things that I’m thankful for so I won’t take them for granted. The primary joy in my life is that my family is super healthy! My wife, daughter, doggy and me are … Continue reading

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Nice Short Video

Dan Davis on drums, John Palowitch on alto sax at Double Barley Brewing. I’m trying to comp an F phrygian vibe, I think.

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November News

Sadly, the Monday night open jazz jam at The Blue Note Grill has come to an end. I certainly enjoyed playing there, and I’m grateful for all of the new friends I met. West End Wine Bar shows have moved … Continue reading

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