Subscribe now for free! JAZZed. CLICK HERE to signup now!

Focus Session

  • Free Jazz, Harmolodics, and Ornette Coleman

    Jazzed Magazine | November 30, 2017By Stephen Rush A Definition of Harmolodics: The Shape of Jazz to Come Harmolodics is about race. It is about human equality. Equality of tones is about race. Consider this exchange from page 128: Stephen: This constraint on civilization and the constraint on music is going to cause an end to jazz? Ornette: I know […] Read More...
  • The Imitation Game

    Jazzed Magazine | September 5, 2017How Do We Learn to Improvise? Read More...
  • Improvisation Tactics for the Aspiring Jazz Player

    Jazzed Magazine | March 20, 2017Melodic Minor Modes Read More...
  • Approaching Altered Sounds

    Jazzed Magazine | December 13, 2016Using a one-octave major scale as a resource to introduce the “outside” sounds. Read More...
  • Road Map to Latin Jazz Style Interpretation

    Jazzed Magazine | September 6, 2016A step-by-step method for finding a more specific Latin style solution from the jungle of possibilities. Read More...
  • Mastering Chord Tones – Not Scales – to Excel at Improvisation

    Jazzed Magazine | December 31, 2015A look at Jazz scales, one of the first things many new students ask about. Read More...
  • ‘Intrepid Fox’ A Melodic Analysis – Part I

    Jazzed Magazine | October 27, 2015A look inside Freddie Hubbard’s composition, "Intrepid Fox". Read More...
  • Focus Session: Miles Davis

    Jazzed Magazine | April 9, 2015Genius Repeats Itself: Lessons of Understanding Artistic Vision Read More...
  • Focus Session: Horace Silver

    Jazzed Magazine | December 3, 2014Joyful Jazz: An Homage to Horace Silver Read More...
  • Big Band Orchestration

    Jazzed Magazine | October 24, 2014Orchestrating for Big Band: The First Steps Read More...
The Latest News and Gear in Your Inbox - Sign Up Today!