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So I finally practiced 1000 repetitions of a bebop exercise over the chord changes of a song. After sticking with it for 10 days, I finally got the job done. How did it go? It was great! It was a … Continue reading
My friend Tim Smith is turning a year older this month! Come help us celebrate on the eve of his birthday at 2nd Wind this weekend. I’m thrilled to be playing with him several times this month. I’ll be having … Continue reading
I’ve discovered that I have a weakness in the area of practicing music. I will practice something until I get it about 85%, then I’ll lose interest and stop. I’ll set a specific goal, such as to play a song … Continue reading
I hope to see you at one of our fun gigs this month. Have a great summer!
Over the past six years, I’ve used the Leslie simulation of three different clonewheels. In their order of authenticity: Korg BX3, Hamichord, and Nord C2. The Nord was my favorite, but still sounded digital and grainy when compared to the … Continue reading
I’m excited to have two great gigs coming up soon with John Hanks on drums and Randy Johnston on guitar! I’ll be playing trio with them this Friday night at Irregardless Cafe, and Saturday afternoon at Apex Peakfest. In addition … Continue reading
Scaling things back a bit this month- I’ll be playing at Honeysuckle Tea House with Tim Smith playing a cool mixture of jazz, reggae and ska. I hope you’ll come check out this cool tea house built on shipping containers. … Continue reading
It’s so much fun to have two regular weekly gigs. We are playing every Tuesday night at Looking Glass Cafe, and every Sunday Night at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill. I’m very excited to be playing at the … Continue reading
We are back at West End Wine Bar of Chapel Hill every Sunday night, 7-9pm starting on Valentine’s Day. I missed playing there, and I’m looking forward to being back. We will also play in Raleigh at Irregardless Cafe if … Continue reading
We had a great time. About halfway through, there is a raffle drawing and our friend Cathy won a gift certificate.