Items added to 'Smooth Jazz...and more' in 2013
Dec. 28, 2013. New this month is an article introducing my book Breaking Into the Music Business: An Essential Guide for Performers. Packed with valuable advice the book is aimed at musicians of any age who are serious about turning their performing skills into an income.
Nov. 27, 2013. Before you order anymore software from the Internet take a look at the short article Software Surprise! so that you can avoid having the same surprise I had!
Oct. 29, 2013. New in the Media section this month is a short video presentation of Brazil - Rio de Janeiro, showing beautiful views of the city set to a bossa nova soundtrack.
Sept. 23, 2013. Many of us have probably been to concerts and come away disappointed. This happened when I saw Pink Floyd. Find out why in this month's new addition to What Were They Like in Concert? For a clear view of everything else on this site visit the newly revised Site Map.
Aug. 26, 2013. New this month is a 'Media' section, under the '...and more' menu button, featuring a Japanese artist singing his own composition At the Station after the Rain, with me, Keith Stead, on piano. Also, there is a video presentation of Sometime Somewhere..., the CD promoted by this site.
July 26, 2013. What are the real benefits of practising scales on an instrument? Find out in the new article this month, Why Practise Scales? And new in the What Were They Like in Concert? section is a concert by Sarah Jane Morris.
June 29, 2013. New this month is a KORG SV-1 Image Gallery, to supplement the review of the SV-1 I did in April. Some of the photos are quite striking and well worth checking out.
May 25, 2013. New this month is a major update to the review I did on the Focusrite Saffire PRO 24 DSP in September 2011. Also, new in the What Were They Like in Concert? section is a concert by Roy Ayres.
April 22, 2013. If you have ever wondered how many kbps a CD is then you can find the answer in the new article CD kbps. Also, in the Equipment Reviews section is quite an in-depth review of the KORG SV-1 Keyboard.
March 28, 2013. New in the 'What Were They Like in Concert?' section this month are concerts by Maxwell, and Airto Moreira & Flora Purim.
Feb. 27, 2013. With the bewildering array of headphones on the market today this month's article Choosing Headphones should help buyers make a more informed choice.
Jan. 7, 2013. Three British bands - Level 42, Shakatak, and Simply Red - have been added to the 'What Were They Like in Concert?' section.
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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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