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Frank Caruso’s Improvisational Devices on 'Without a Song'

Frank Caruso’s Improvisational Devices on 'Without a Song'

Frank Caruso’s Improvisational Devices on 'Without a Song'
Grace Kelly: Grace Under Pressure

Grace Kelly: Grace Under Pressure

Grace Kelly: Grace Under Pressure
Jazz Courses for Non-Jazz Students

Jazz Courses for Non-Jazz Students

Jazz Courses for Non-Jazz Students
Hot Wax: September 2018

Hot Wax: September 2018

Hot Wax: September 2018
Gearcheck - September 2018

Gearcheck - September 2018

Gearcheck - September 2018
What's on your Playlist: Dave Damiani

What's on your Playlist: Dave Damiani

What's on your Playlist: Dave Damiani

Featured Articles


Chad Lefkowitz-Brown: What’s on Your Playlist?

A look at what sax phenom Chad Lefkowitz-Brown is listening to this month…

Gearcheck: April/May 2018

The latest and greatest gear for Jazz Educators and Musicians – April/May 2018

Hot Wax: April/May 2018

Jazz album releases and reviews for April/May 2018.

Featured: Lessons Learned


Blending Genres

James Carter Collaborates with the Eastman School of Music.

Teaching Jazz Through the Big Band

To some, the title of this article may appear redundant. What is being taught through school big bands if not jazz?

Business of Music 101

By Harry Schnipper AUTHOR DISCLAIMER: This article is not intended to encapsulate every aspect of our industry. The business of […]

Featured: Focus Session


Frank Caruso’s Improvisational Devices on ‘Without a Song’

Caruso’s rendition takes this composition and gives it a very different flavor, changing the key and feel of the tune.

“Maiden Voyage” and the Mixolydian Mode

When I have asked students, “What is the Mixolydian mode?” they usually tell me that it is the major scale […]

Coming Into Your Own

In this article, we will hear from and see how some Jazz masters have journeyed through, and have had much to say about the process of “finding your own voice”.

Featured: What's on Your Playlist?


What’s on your Playlist: Dave Damiani

A look at what LA–based singer, songwriter, and producer Dave Damiani is listening to.

Chad Lefkowitz-Brown: What’s on Your Playlist?

A look at what sax phenom Chad Lefkowitz-Brown is listening to this month…

Anna Danes – What’s on Your Playlist?

A look at singer Anna Danes’ current playlist.