Tag jazz

Alexandra Whittingham Plays My Funny Valentine

Alexandra Whittingham plays her arrangement of My Funny Valentine by Richard Rodgers. Filmed at Le Presbytère. This comes via her great YouTube Channel. Some very nice moments throughout her arrangement, my favourite is around 2:00.

Assad Brothers and Romero Lubambo play Influencia do Jazz

The Assad Brothers and Romero Lubambo play “Influencia do Jazz” at One World Theatre on February 21, 2015. The concert was part of Austin Classical Guitar‘s annual Guitars Under The Stars fundraising gala to support guitar education programs in Austin,…

Mason Razavi plays Stella By Starlight

Mason Razavi performing Stella By Starlight on guitar. Live at City Lights Theater, San Jose, CA, April 14th, 2013. As he states on his YouTube: “At this point I was trying to learn how to reconcile classical and jazz guitar ala Gene…

Michael Kolk plays Round Midnight by Thelonious Monk

The spectacular Canadian guitarist Michael Kolk plays the Thelonious Monk classic Round Midnight, arranged by Roland Dyens. Recorded live in concert at Spirit of Life Lutheran Church, Vancouver BC, July 12, 2014. Kolk is a great player, you can check out…

Gig & Student Works: Georgia On My Mind

A new section of the site is Gig and Student Works where I’ll be making videos of some of my favorite material for my students for casual gigs. I like this arrangement of  Georgia On My Mind for guitar as…

Jason Vieaux plays Ellington’s “In A Sentimental Mood”

The excellent Jason Vieaux lets loose with a rendition of Duke Ellington’s “In A Sentimental Mood.” It’s so nice to see a high level classical guitarist embrace jazz so successfully. So of his playing sounds so natural that if he wasn’t…

Baden Powell plays Manhã de Carnaval

I WILL learn to play with a cigrette in my hand. #oldschool. At about 3:10 he rocks out with his ensemble and cool sounds begin…that is my technical analysis. Baden Powell 1970 Germany, Canto on guitar special Manhã de carnaval Source:…