Old message # 9249

I uploaded a better version of the Analysis originally here in .txt format. If you want to hear how I played it there's a midi file here too. 7...

11/26/2004, by 0 replies
  Diatonic Tertian Mega-Scale over ii-V-I progressions

` I just remembered that I used "Just Friends" to demonstrate an improvisational technique that I had been discussing in this forum. Like so ...

05/23/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 4530

` My midi file of Just Friends was uploaded long ago. If somebody likes it, great! If not, oh well... All the best, 7...

05/22/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 4520

Many jazz masters prefer playing Just Friends in Bb.

05/22/2004, by 0 replies
  bravo for your enthusiasm

Yes I bet a lot of people read it, or at least the first few lines. Alas, I don't analyze tunes into "concise educational text" files as you s...

05/22/2004, by 0 replies
  Old message # 4409

` Cool. Somebody actually read the text file I uploaded. I'm always interested in the why's and wherefore's of a tune's structure. Which is why in the ...

05/19/2004, by 0 replies
  regarding the lengthy Just Friends analysis

Buddy, if you think "Just Friends" changes are "wacko" you need to be much more aware of the jazz repertoire. Granted the changes are h...

05/18/2004, by 0 replies
  Midi Uploads

Hi Folks, I uploaded all the midi files for Just Friends monthly standards here. If anyone uploads a file, we'll be sure to give feedback. Promise!...

01/26/2004, by 0 replies
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