I Like Jazz Piano

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    I bought a book of jazz piano transcriptions.

    Cheating? Oh yes, I could and should transcribe them myself. But I'm exhausted - I cut a corner and bought the books. I miss my pianos... I'm gonna set up my gig rig at my place tomorrow night and play. Everyone needs a little sonic therapy sometimes; I can't wait.
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal
    31-35, F
    1 Response Jun 21, 2014
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal
    31-35, F
    1 Response May 25, 2014

    Chick Corea

    Love his music...my personal favorite is a composition called "Spain".
    Dragon56 Dragon56
    61-65, M
    1 Response Nov 6, 2010

    Love To Play Its Very Challenging And Thought Provoking

    At least with preparation or as a listener for me. When playing then it feels more like making sure to stay with the Bass player and checking with the drummer to see if we're all together. Or else soloist will beee less than kind. The best part is its a lot more feeling as well...
    Camry009 Camry009
    18-21
    May 5, 2011

    A Little Different Style Of Jazz...

    I play a slightly different style of jazz piano. One that was popular during the 30's and 40's and then Lloyd Glenn made popular again briefly in the 50's...it was called "Jump Piano Blues". I have been somewhat successful in bringing a resurgence of jump piano too our area. I...
    Boogiejazz Boogiejazz
    56-60, M
    Apr 22, 2012

    My grandfather was a jazz pianist - I feel like

    those piano keys are my birthright.
    FakeIsTheNewReal FakeIsTheNewReal
    31-35, F
    Mar 31, 2014
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