My Jazz Story
I am currently a 10th grade high school student that plays sax and piano. I attend an arts
I started learning jazz in 6th grade on saxophone and piano. I have been playing it ever
I love jazz because it is complex; it has rules, yet it requires creativity.
I would say that I am at an intermediate level. I have a pretty good ear and I can hear how
chords interact, but I still have a long way to go. I need to improve my speed and other
technical aspects of jazz.
My favorite types of jazz are hard bop, cool jazz, bebop, funk, and big band/swing.
- Soul Station - Hank Mobley
- Miles Davis - Kind of Blue
- Miles Davis - Bags' Groove
- Cannonball Adderley - At the Lighthouse
- Roy Hargrove - Earfood
- Dexter Gordon - Go
- Dave Brubeck - Quiet as the Moon
- Spyro Gyra - The Very Best of Spyro Gyra