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Ragtime Project

3 Compelling Stories from They All Played Ragtime

The seldom-discussed stories of three ragtime pioneers

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Listening Log

Listening Log: Week 7

Sissle & Blake, Ben Wendel, Charles Ives

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Listening Log

Listening Log: Week 6

Charles Ives, Scott Joplin & Scott Hayden, Eubie Blake

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American Music History

Jazz and Trains: A Connected History

The American railroad system as a driving force for cultural exchange

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News

New Single: Cabin Fever

My new single “Cabin Fever” is out now on Bandcamp!

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American Music History Transcription

Solo Transcription: Lou Donaldson’s “Minor Bash”

A close look at a Lou Donaldson solo transcription and how it relates to moments in jazz history

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Listening Log

Listening Log: Week 5

Lou Donaldson, Louis Armstrong, Roy Hargrove, Earl Hines, Benny Goodman

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Uncategorized

Summer Reading List 2020

Summer reading — Duke Ellington, Jane H. Hill, Gunther Schuller, bell hooks, Joshua Berrett

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Listening Log

Listening Log: Week 4 (Bandcamp Friday Edition)

Henry Godfrey, Takuma Matsui, Frank Carlberg & Ran Blake, Lolivone De La Rosa, Jacob Moore

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Listening Log

Listening Log: Week 3

Bing Crosby, Nubya Garcia, Joshua Redman, Paul Whiteman, Lianne La Havas