On a beautiful balmy night like last night, I was out with my old mate and fellow musician Rob from Sydney, Australia in London’s riverfront area of Sands End in Fulham. We caught a couple of acts for free! A lovely chilled festival. Live at Imperial Wharf Jazz Festival Sat 21 September 2013 on stage:
Simply called Exercise No. 2, it is a great challenge to play and I don’t believe I have ever done 19 takes when recording a song, swearing by the end, and still it ain’t perfect, nope.
Than previously recorded
Apart for the last bar, is quite easy. Use a synth sound for authenticity, if you are already using the keyboard.
This is actually a guitar song, so what I’m doing is mimicking the guitar rhythm and the style of playing. We are adapting this tune for piano.
A little complicated, many chord changes, chord substitutes and even change of key halfway. Quite a mathematical workout!
25th January 2007 in London’s Clapham Grand
Thursday 25th January 2007 at London’s Clapham Grand
live on Thursday 25th January 2007, at London’s Clapham Grand.
Live at Troubadour, London, 22 Feb 2007.