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Previously Arrived

Items added to 'Smooth Jazz...and more' in 2014

Dec. 31, 2014. This month features a review of the CD The Best of Azymuth - Jazz Carnival.

Nov. 26, 2014. New this month is a short review of a very interesting jazz album: Perceptions, by Witzel's Venue, featuring the work of saxophonist Reiner Witzel.

Oct. 27, 2014. A new article this month compares digital and acoustic pianos with some surprising conclusions. Read Digital vs Acoustic Pianos to find out more.

Sept. 29, 2014. Riverdance is a show like no other, and certainly worth seeing. Find out more by reading the article posted this month in the Articles section.

Aug. 27, 2014. This month new in the Musician's Corner is an article about Accidental Damage, illustrating how in spite of taking care of our musical instruments and equipment accidents can happen. Another article, of general interest, asks How Good is MP3 Quality? Finally, the site has undergone a little restructuring. Read the News section for August 2014 to find out more.

July 22, 2014. Dance music with a jazzy feel might be an apt description of Get into the Music, a new track added to the site this month. Also, if you are considering tuning a piano yourself then this month's article DIY Piano Tuning should be of interest. Don't start the job without reading the article first!

June 28, 2014. Buddy Rich features this month in a new article added to What Where They Like in Concert.

May 26, 2014. This month Harry Beckett, a luminary of British jazz, is added to the What Were They Like in Concert section.

April 26, 2014. A new article this month discusses the benefits of Taking Music Exams and gives some pointers on how to do well.

March 26, 2014. This month there is a new section Musicians' Corner containing articles of specific interest to actual musicians and instrumentalists starting with an article on How to Further Your Music Career. Following this there is a short article on How to Get Your First Gig. Finally there is an article that looks at How to Organise a Concert, which isn't quite as difficult as it might seem. More articles will be added in the coming months.

Feb. 6, 2014. A new article this month Making a Living Performing has some useful suggestions to help anyone interested in this line of work. Also, in the Know-how section, there is an article on Polishing Pianos.

Jan. 18, 2014. New this month in the Reviews section is an in-depth review of the Neumann KH120A monitor speakers. And as a suppliment to this I've posted some close-up images of the monitors. Also, from this month my CD Sometime Somewhere... has become available from various online stores, including iTunes. Listen to some samples - free.

 


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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.

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Sometime Somewhere...

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A relaxing Smooth Jazz CD. Listen to extracts of all 12 tracks now.

 

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