Some of my favorite songs are about summer, fall, winter and spring. Let's talk about some of the very best "season songs" that have ever been written.
An overview of the many uses for the extremely versatile diminished 7th chord and how great composers over the last 6 decades or so have used this chord of intrigue to make rich and compelling pop songs.
I thought it would be fun to compile all of my favorite "babies" from popular music into one giant montage. I hope you enjoy it and that you let me know who you THINK sang it best in the comments on YouTube!
Paul McCartney is a living legend. I’m just AMAZED when I think of his body of work. This video celebrates his ability to use his voice in a myriad of ways in order to suit the mood of the song he sings. What a talent!
Taking a line from Chet Baker's most famous solo (But Not For Me), we discuss how to REALLY internalize an important lick and make sure it becomes a DEEP part of you forever.
David Bennett (of David Bennett Piano) and I decided to each make a video about the influence of jazz on popular music. Here's my take on it!
Just me, skating around, painting a picture of what it's like to be a gigging musician in a relatively normal world. Mike Scott's track, Rondo from his new album, "Collecting Things" is the backing music for this video. Check him out everywhere. One of my favorite guitarists in the whole world! https://www.guitaristmikescott.com/
Diving into one of the greatest albums of all time, Kind Of Blue, we explore 10 things about Miles Davis' playing that will help you get to know his sound and identify him in the future.