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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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American Music History

Jitterbug Waltz

The history behind Fats Waller’s “Jitterbug Watlz” and some of the finest renditions of the tune

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American Music History Uncategorized

Summer Reading List 2019

My great summer reads – Mary Lou Williams, Billie Holiday, Angela Davis, and more