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Monday June 11, 2018. 04:01 PM
Jason Rebello is a British jazz pianist who has played some of the choicest gigs in popular music over the last few decades. Chosen by Sting in 1998 to take over the keys after the passing of Kenny Kirkland (no pressure there!), Jason held the chair for six years. From there ...
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REMAGEN, GERMANY: Synthesizer developer Waldorf Music is proud to announce a full production launch and general availability of Kyra — the world’s first fully FPGA (Field-Programmable Gate Array) powered synthesizer featuring 128 voices (regardless of settings and...
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Thursday June 7, 2018. 08:05 PM
'This is just like the Yamaha DX7 but cheaper,' the music store salesman told my parents back in 1986. (Truth be told, it wasn't anything like a DX7, save for the fact that it had keys and it was a synthesizer). Nevertheless, I was soon the proud owner of my very first...
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Berlin, Germany (June 7, 2018) - Berlin’s creative powerhouse zenAud.io has released zenAud.io ALK2 Solo, a lite edition of their sequenced live-looping DAW ALK2 for Mac. Aimed squarely at the gigging solo performer, ALK2 Solo provides the essential features of ALK2 in an...
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Kingston, Ontario, Canada – At home with his Audient iD22 audio interface and trusty ASP008 8-channel mic preamplifier, location recordist Matt Rogalsky makes the most of his relatively portable kit to record new, three-piece band, Deux Trois in what he called...
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So many musicians I know spend their careers standing at the top of the diving board, waiting to jump in. I wish I could wrap them all up in my arms and jump in with them. Songwriters, here are some good ways to get yourself into the pool.When I was a very little kid my...
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Growing up as a pianist in the Hartford, Connecticut area, it was impossible not to know about the local jazz phenom Brad Mehldau. Even at a young age, Brad had already mastered both the jazz and classical idioms, and was well on his way to becoming a bona fide star. Brad...
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We're choosing Swedish singer/songwriter Albin Lee Meldau's track 'Same Boat' from his new album About You as our THURSDAY TRACK PICK this week.We're choosing Swedish singer/songwriter Albin Lee Meldau's track 'Same Boat' from his new album About You as our THURSDAY TRACK...
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Music and career tips from a proAdjustments to a piano’s action or “regulation” are often presented to us as a lengthy and costly process. Interestingly, there are a few adjustments that both “go out” more quickly and have the greatest impact on the feel of a...
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Gregg Rolie’s keyboard playing is a blueprint for how to play keyboards in a rock band. As a founding member of the bands Santana and Journey, Rolie has done just about everything. This month, let’s explore some key elements of Rolie’s playing. Gregg Rolie’s keyboard ...
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Wednesday June 6, 2018. 10:07 PM
Music and career tips from a proIf someone came up to me and said, “You only have five steps to make Donald Fagen’s Rhodes ready for his recording session tonight,” my initial reaction would be, “That’s hard,” because so many variables determine how a piano...
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If you aspire to be a well-rounded musician ready for any gig that comes your way, one of the things you’ll have to get together is sight-reading. Take these tips from David Cook, who has toured with Taylor Swift, Natasha Bedingfield, and other renowned artists.If you...
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Being known as the most successful U.K. jazz artist in history is quite a responsibility, but Jamie Cullum wears it well. Here are a few examples to get some of Jamie’s techniques into your own playing.Being known as the most successful U.K. jazz artist in history is quite ...
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Christopher Holland has made a name for himself as a much sought-after keyboardist in his native UK. And as it turns out, he's just as keyboard-crazed as his older brother Jools, the famed BBC Later host and former member of Squeeze. Get to know our TALENT SCOUT Artist of...
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Tuesday June 5, 2018. 05:30 PM
During my first year in college, a fellow student showed me fourth voicings on the piano. These are commonly used by jazz pianists like McCoy Tyner, Herbie Hancock, and Chick Corea. This was a revelation for me, as I’d been hearing them on recordings for ages, and suddenly...
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Boogie-woogie is a driving blues piano style that features a rolling, “eight-to-the-bar” rhythm. It’s based on ostinato bass figures in 8/8 time, and mostly uses the 12-bar blues harmonic scheme. While the left hand sets the pace with its sometimes-changing figures,...
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Monday June 4, 2018. 10:14 PM
BUENA PARK, Calif. – In fall 2017, the Yamaha Clavinova CSP-150 and CSP-170 digital pianos gave beginning musicians, for the first time, the thrill of sitting in with the band, and instantly playing music of their favorite artists. Via the exclusive Smart Pianist app for...
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Thy CatafalqueGeometria Season of Mist Hungarian composer Tamás Kátai returns with Geometria, his latest under the Thy Catafalque moniker. Kátai’s musical appetite is vast, with a CV that includes classical, avant-garde, ambient and all manner of metal subgenres. Such a ...
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“I have a really old iPhone and I refuse to get a new one,” acclaimed keyboardist Cory Henry tells me while attempting to troubleshoot our static-filled phone connection. From his work with funk/jazzers Snarky Puppy, to his soaring solo outings, Henry has risen to near...
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Saturday June 2, 2018. 02:09 PM
Vince GuaraldiThe Complete Warner Bros. - Seven Arts Recordings Omnivore RecordingsVince Guaraldi left his longtime label Fantasy in 1968, hopping over to Warner Bros. and reinterpreting pieces he’d written for the popular animated series Peanuts. (Guaraldi also scored the ...
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