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  1. Jazz and Improvisation
    Last week I transcribed the whole solo by Miles Davis on "straight no chaser", from the Milestones album. Thank you for the replies that you wrote me. In this video I extracted and analyzed a phrase on the diminished scale that sounds amazing. Hope you enjoy, if you like my vlog subscribe to...
  2. Jazz and Improvisation
    Hi, in this period I am transcribing all the time, and I am fascinated in particular by other instruments than saxophone. I find it useful to open our mind to different approaches. I have found that trumpet and piano players have a different swing feel than saxophonist and different harmonics...
  3. SOTW Member Recordings & Reviews
    Blue in Green by M.Davis/B.Evans have a nice week everyone.
  4. Jazz and Improvisation
    Hi, How would you solo on Miles Davis' Solar. This tune has a weird chord progression (concert tones): | cm | cm | G7 | C7 | | Fmaj7 | Fmaj7 | fm7 | Bb7 | | Ebmaj7 |ebm7 Ab7 | Dbmaj7 | dm7b5 G7b9 |
  5. Brand Name Players ...
    Can anyone help identify the photographer, date and location of this photo of Miles Davis and Lester Young? It is believed to be somewhere in Europe in the '50s. Any help appreciated.
  6. Music Venues Around the World
    As many of you already know, this year would have marked the 90th Birthday's of Miles Davis and John Coltrane. I'm thrilled to be hosting a very special gig at the Cambridge Arts Theatre on Sunday, 13th November at 7.45pm to mark the start two weeks of the Cambridge Jazz Festival. It would be...
  7. Sheet Music & Transcriptions
    Hi, I've been searching for Miles Davis Fran Dance Backing track but couldn't fin ti anywhere. Has anyone made a rough track and can share? and also if anyone has transcribed the song it would be great! Thanks, Ashish
  8. YouTube videos
    Please and thank you :) http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sayOJKN6yuo&feature=related
  9. Playing Songs
    Hello all, For a high school jazz band audition, we are expected to play the transcribed solo on Four from George Bouchard's "Intermediate Jazz Improvisation." I'd love to be able to listen to the solo, so if any of you happen to own the book/disc, I'd be very thankful if somebody could send me...
  10. Recordings, Movies
    KG's Human Nature solo into Miles' trumpet mic, from the Miles In Paris DVD, is fairly well-known amongst Those Folks Who Care -- but this one, recorded 2 years before it in Warsaw, is new to me, and provides a nice contrast. First, we get to see Kenny's hair, which is a change of pace...
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