Chris Donnelly Pianist Composer Myriad 3

LM007: Chris Donnelly

Chris Donnelly is from Toronto Canada. He’s a juno-nominated pianist, composer and a fantastic educator. His background spans a rigorous education in both classical and jazz disciplines and today his projects cross many genres. During …

David Reed Improvise for Real

LM006 David Reed

David Reed is the creator of Improvise for Real – a method that empowers musicians to learn about music through their own creative explorations rather than learning rules, tips, tricks guidelines etc. Check out his …

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LM005 Terri Lyne Carrington

When the first musician you ever sit in with is Rahsaan Roland Kirk, your first gig is when your 10 and names like Max Roach, Cark Terry, Dizzy Gillespie, Roy Haynes, Alan Dawson and Jack Dejohnette …

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Take the Time to Get It Right

I’m coming towards the end of a few projects; one of which is my debut album. It’s taken the best part of 18 months to write, rehearse and record the music and I’m finally at …

Resting on your laurels.

Resting On Your Laurels

A psychologist who I follow wrote once about what he called ‘vegetating in potential’. It is a concept I had never heard phrased so clearly before and it shocked me into awakening to an aspect …