Mixing Classical and Jazz Elements

Develop your own recreational piano playing style…it’s up to you!  How do you want to sound?  In today’s CMajor Before the Show, we spoke about jazz pianists who have particularly made significant contributions…including Mary Lou Williams, Fats Waller, Count Basie, Art Tatum, Thelonius Monk, and others.  We spoke about George Gerswhin one of America’s finest […]

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New Homework!

New Homework is here!–You had an easy week last week, but this week we’ll make up for relaxing. How does that sound? Lol…I promise to make it fun. CMajor has spent the week thinking about what to talk about next. You may already know that tomorrow’s radio show over at The CMajor Radio Show will […]

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Take it Easy!–You’ve been practicing a lot.  You’ve studied hard.  You took your music theory exams over the weekend!  Now it’s time to take it easy.  We’ll take it easy this week.  Let me introduce you to my new “find”.  CMajor found a book called Winning Rhythms*.  I wanted to find something fun that I […]