Greetings all members. This is an epic ImprovFriday as we will attempt to go for five days straight, leading all the way up to the Fourth. This year is especially important as US citizens and their healthcare, education, etc., are being attacked by a rogue POTUS regime. Celebrate the resistance and happy music making!! – JC
Welcome to the first Sound-In event of Summer – and this is the theme. Summer was the theme of the oldest known English song – from about 1250. Create anything related to summer, the solstice – whatever. Of course other pieces are always welcome. So let's make new music!
Welcome to an ImprovFriday for June the 16th. An optional theme would be in the spirit of Bill Newbold's fine watercolor work here to the right. So a theme of 'watercolor' or 'water color' in whatever way you might weave those words or as always just spontaneous music of the last few days or now in […]
As some of you know I've been working writing music to poetry lately and it's been a great new direction to try. Poetry has much in common with new music and musicians in my opinion especially from a socio-political viewpoint. I hope you can experiment with poetry as inspiration and/or as material. Best, Jeff Fairbanks
Happy June everyone! We made it to summer. For this ImprovFriday let’s pay a little homage to John Cage and see how many works we can create for prepared piano. There is no need to be a purist and play only on a true P.P. If you can replicate the sound electronically, that’s just as […]