Here’s a cool site called Patternroot I just discovered from bassist Gahlord Dewald:
Three things for this site — getting better at playing bass instruments, helping composers use bass instruments well in making new music, sharing and promoting contemporary art music.
via Bass: Learn, Make, Listen – PATTERNROOT.
Check out this cool new orchestra in the Philadelphia area, featuring longtime blog contributor John Grillo!
If you haven’t checked out John’s contributions to the blog before, you can find several of them below:
This is a wonderful documentary from the Chicago Tribune about important musical happenings in Chicago jazz and the Kenwood Academy–well worth a viewing: