The 4 Best NYC Jazz Clubs (for jazz guitar)

Looking for a New York City jazz club to catch a world class jazz guitarist? Me too. Read on to discover your best options for an inspiring evening of top notch jazz. Smalls Jazz CLub, NYC. Photo by Sebastiaan ter Burg Why are these jazz clubs the best? I’m a musician, so when it comes […]

John Scofield Clinic | Interview

I’m a big fan of John Scofield. This blog post is my opportunity to share insights and inspiration from a recent masterclass I checked out of John’s in NYC. Kudos to NYU for presenting this amazing opportunity to learn all about John’s rich musical history and his thoughts on jazz. I give all credit to […]

How To Play Guitar On A Cruise Ship

Do you want to get paid to play creative, original music to appreciative audiences all over the world? Well, playing guitar on a cruise ship probably isn’t for you.  To find out if it is, read on. The Cruise Ship Guitarist Can you sight read music well? Good! Do you enjoy drinking drink beer? Great! Want […]

20 Jazz Standards Often Called at Jam Sessions

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You’re going to a jazz jam session but you aren’t sure what tunes you should know? Me too, so I decided to do some research and came up with this list of 20 jazz standards often called at jam sessions (in NYC). Why did I choose these Jazz Standards? I have heard all these tunes […]