I am the Walrus.

Q. What was John Lennon talking about in the song “I Am The Walrus”? answered by Alex Johnston, Bass & guitar, BA Hons in music theory, tech and musicology Aha! I Am The Walrus, one of my favourite Beatles songs! ‘I Am The Walrus’ is fascinating for lots of reasons. There’s the idiosyncratic harmonic structure, […]

Rockin’ it with Sina

  Sina’s Bio . . comments: Joe Kerby : Im 51 and many years ago my music instructor use to always write on his sheet music “MUSIC IS WEALTH, HOW WEALTHY ARE YOU”. Your quite a musician!! Don’t ever stop. I started in 4th grade on the clarinet and went on to Sax and keyboards. […]

What Is the Most Nostalgic Song of All Time?

‘A simple question, posed at eight o’clock on a Saturday night. I got 5,000 comments back.’ by MIKEL JOLLETT My father died three years ago. He was a good man, a good father. He rocked a Jim Croce mustache and a white man ’fro. He rode a motorcycle and worked as a mechanic; he taught […]

Clifford Brown. Influences . Carrer

Originally posted on JAZZ IZZIN:
Clifford Brown. Influences . Carrer Brown was born into a musical family in a progressive East-Side neighborhood of Wilmington, Delaware. His father organized his four youngest sons, including Clifford, into a vocal quartet. Around age ten, Brown started playing trumpet at school after becoming fascinated with the shiny trumpet his…