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Rock classics for Jazz piano

Rock classics for Jazz piano

GregJohnson October 22, 2012 0

Have you ever wanted to bash out The Who’s Pinball Wizard in a Modern Jazz style? Perhaps you’ve always longed to hear Joy Division reworked as a Bossa Nova with a Habanera rhythm? For

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Blue Note App for iPad

Blue Note App for iPad

This Day In Music October 22, 2012 0

Blue Note's app is beautifully packaged and operates smoothly, making it a real pleasure to use

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Microjazz with Christopher Norton at Musicroom York

Microjazz with Christopher Norton at Musicroom York

GregJohnson May 24, 2012 0

Iconic jazz composer Christopher Norton will be the special guest at a unique workshop event taking place at Musicroom York on June 23. A writer of stage musicals, ballet scores, piano music, popular songs, 

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Play Guitar chords in any style!

Play Guitar chords in any style!

PeterHulley May 21, 2012 0

All guitarists know the importance of chord knowledge. Most will have started out learning basic chords which will, in turn, have formed the basis of much of their playing as they progressed. Guitarists who

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Win a Fender Telecaster, Fender Jazz bass & Mapex Saturn Snare Courtesy of Rockschool

Win a Fender Telecaster, Fender Jazz bass & Mapex Saturn Snare Courtesy of Rockschool

GregJohnson May 1, 2012 0

To celebrate the launch of their new fourth syllabus, Rockschool are offering three lucky winners the chance to win one of the instruments featured on the cover of their new edition books: a Fender

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Is it time to give percussion players more credit?

Is it time to give percussion players more credit?

GregJohnson April 13, 2012 0

“What do you call a person who hangs around musicians? The drummer.” You’ve probably heard similar jokes many times before such is the figure of fun that drummers and percussions are often positioned as

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Musikmesse 2012: Fender announce new American Standard Series featuring custom shop tweaks and improvements

Musikmesse 2012: Fender announce new American Standard Series featuring custom shop tweaks and improvements

GregJohnson March 21, 2012 0

Following the discontinuation of their 2011 American Standard Series, Fender have announced a new range of guitars and basses at Musikmesse 2012 in Frankfurt. This is far from just some yearly re-launch event however

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Musikmesse 2012: Fender discontinue their 2011 American Standard series. New release imminent?

Musikmesse 2012: Fender discontinue their 2011 American Standard series. New release imminent?

GregJohnson March 19, 2012 0

In the run-up to this year’s Musikmesse show in Frankfurt, Fender have discontinued their 2011 American Standard series of guitars. Look out for fantastic discounts and great deals on the 2011 line at musicroom

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