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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Highs and Lows

Hi there!  Thanks for listening to the podcasts.  We’re challenging you this week with a fun music exercise that celebrates highs and lows in music-making.  We talked about the following terms: Ottava Alberti Bass 8va Ledger Lines Imitation If you can, re-listen to CMajor Before The Show CMajor Before The Show and The CMajor Radio Show […]

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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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