Cool, gentle, calm, relaxing, beautiful,
soothing, moving, grooving - that's
S m o o t h J a z z
With many areas to explore, Smooth Jazz...and more is a site for music lovers and musicians alike.
Listen to the smooth jazz sounds on the audio player below, and in less than two-and-a-half minutes you’ll hear five excerpts taken from the beautifully relaxing smooth jazz album Sometime Somewhere... available online from Amazon, CD Baby, Bandcamp and iTunes.
And there is much more. Visit the Compositions page to hear more jazz music by Keith Stead.
Breaking Into the Music Business
A highly recommended guide to breaking into the music business as a performer, packed with information, ideas, and advice based on the author's 30-years' experience as a musician and teacher. Find out more about Breaking Into the Music Business.
Available as an eBook from Amazon.
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June 28, 2017. This month features an article on how to make DIY Acoustic Panels that don't need attaching to a wall with screws or glue.
May 29, 2017. New this month is a selection of six Royalty Free Radio Jingles.
April 30, 2017. After a half-year break from adding new material to this site, I've added an article / review on Headphone Holders.
Sept. 29, 2016. In the final part of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I show the finished product, and provide further information on cost, construction time and more.
Aug. 30, 2016. In Part 4 of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I talk about stainng and varnishing.
July 12, 2016. This month, in Part 3 of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I detail the construction process.
June 16, 2016. This month, in Part 2 of how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk, I look at the preparation needed..
May 30, 2016. This month sees the start of a series on how to design and build a DIY Music Production Desk. Part 1 this month looks at the design process.
April 29, 2016. This month I have added a short article on Trumpet Psychology to the Musicians' Corner - an essential read for aspiring professionals.
March 29, 2016. This month the Selected CD Reviews section has been updated with four additional audio files.
Feb. 24, 2016. A new photo has been added to the Gallery of a Valentine's Day concert I played at this month, accompanying various artists.
Jan. 14, 2016. New in the Reviews section this month is a look at PMC's TB2 Nearfield Monitors.
A relaxing Smooth Jazz CD. Listen to extracts of all 12 tracks now.
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