Chording Along…

Merrily, merrily, merrily, merrily…life is but a dream.  This week feels like a dream, doesn’t it?  Music is but a dream.  It’s been a bittersweet week.  I’ve seen many of my musician friends fall apart and come together all at once on social media.  If you listened to our podcasts, you know that we are […]

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Women & Music

Today, March 8th, marks International Women’s Day.  How are you celebrating?!  March is off to an interesting start.  Did you remember to move your clocks forward to Daylight Saving Time?  I hope you did.  If you tuned in to CBTS (CMajor Before The Show) and CRS (the CMajor Radio Show) you know that we are […]

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Improvisation Fun

CMajor agrees that the secret is out!–Everyone can improvise.  That is part of this week’s fun music exercise (FME).  You have one job and that is to find a way to make music-making fun.  Oh, and feel free to use technology to help you out as needed. Improvisation is a natural part of jazz/rock playing…The […]

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More Listening Homework…

This week’s homework involves doing a bit more listening.  What will you listen to?  Please see your assignment below: Listen to the last movement of Mahler’s 9th Symphony.  The entire symphony can last anywhere from 70 to 90 minutes.  The whole symphony is in four movements, but you may listen to the finale which is […]

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