Andy McWain is a jazz pianist, composer, and author from New England. He has performed throughout the USA, and in Germany, Switzerland, Japan, and China. His ensemble recordings (Starfish, Vigil, Resemblance, and Interpreter) are available on the indie label Fuller Street Music (www.fullerstreetmusic.com). McWain is currently a full-time faculty member of the music department at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth. For more information visit: www.jazzpracticeideas.com.
Thirty-Six Jazz Practice Ideas to Get the Most from Your Real Book!
Studying Jazz? You may know about the REAL BOOK, but what you probably don’t know is how much MUSICAL PROGRESS can be accomplished with only a single jazz fake book! Don’t know what to practice? Don’t want to waste valuable time?
Do you know why many young musicians fail? Why intermediate-level musicians get stuck?