Great Musicians to listen to: We will have two kinds of studies on this page. 1st there will be a study of different songs played by different musicians. This will show how music varies between artist. 2nd there will just be performances by different musicians to listen to and enjoy.
**There’s little doubt that learning to play a musical instrument & listening to music are great for developing brains.

9.3.20
*Now this is something you don’t get to see everyday… my friend Bobby Shew
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f6ayD4yjUQk
Also an instrument you dpn’t get to see everyday……

3.22.19
Red Prysock – Hand Clappin”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=kxFl65HomYI
Thelonious Monk Orchestra Monk’s Mood Live At Town Hall 1959
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d_OsUHrPIaA
Michael Brecker – Delta City Blues – 1998
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gcIIkrBLUmg
*I got to see him play this live once…. unbelievable……
Trumpet duel ´90:
Wynton Marsalis, Arturo Sandoval, James Morrison & Jon Faddis.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yf2cuIG6b1E
Maynard Ferguson – “Gospel John”
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=agB9iuev7h4
*Check out the hair styles
Phil Woods – Cheek To Cheek
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rMe6YO2Sp10


3.17.19
Gary McFarland – America The Beautiful
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0C84rtaAIpA&t=823s
Gary McFarland & Clark Terry – Soul Bird
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EfQREMfqae4
Gary McFarland How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B35oENKI6UQ
Gary McFarland A Hard Days Night By Gary McFarland
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zx29R7xt598
Stam Getz – Manha De Carnaval Gary McFarland, I watched Gary write the album sitting on my Sister and Brother-in -laws couch with his legs crossed… David Baker picked him up and took him to the airport to go to NY…. I am not sure if he ever heard anything before it was recorded … it is truly beautiful…..
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MaiZA7ZRSO8&list=PLOxWtATWIBVc8aDQMxPj09Wg0Y_Nvgebd
Chega De Saudade( No More Blues)— Gary Mcfarland Orchestra, Stan Getz
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ufY08ePnmsY

3.16.19
Chet Baker – Greatest Hits Vol. 1
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=G-LTz7-5eWI&t=1s
Chet Baker – Sings
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GZGys4CH6CE
The Cannonball Adderley Quintet In San Francisco (1959)
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ymnXaR6h9p0

3.12.19
Ain’t no sunshine when she’s gone
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIdIqbv7SPo Bill Wither,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fIdnpjceg9A Shawn James,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZN5RDJFwI3I Joe Cocker,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ktyhXq00RxQ John Mayer,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jLsye_LJ_Ks Matt Anderson,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cD65IUlS4Ug Soft Jazz,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a_VNApsPGFo Strange Instrumental,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mOOvJmH3nXU Rap Beat,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TiK0ldB2YjI Piano Instrumental,
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ji6cowNVhYs DMX Instrumental,
3.15.19
Paul Desmond Alto Saxophone
Take Five
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vmDDOFXSgAs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PHdU5sHigYQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=E8WODSAznRQ
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nP75r0K4BpI
Paul and Gerry Mulligan Take Five
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QbDRSgqKNOU
3.12.19
One of the ways to learn how to play a melody is to listen to great women singers
This is Whitney Houston singing I Will always love you… it has 770,205,220 views and YouTube. The saxophone solo is by Kirk Whalum
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3JWTaaS7LdU
3.9.19
Someday My Prince Will Come
Bill Evans Piano https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Wd–YgSCfA
Miles Davis https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fBq87dbKyHQ,
Dave Brubeck Quartet Featuring Paul Desmond
https://www.youtube.com/results?search_query=someday+my+prince+will+come
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6KwdZHDJi64
Oscar Peterson and Nelson Riddle arrangement
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AcJoY4xFXNk
Oscar Peterson Trio https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nji9HXJNjiE
Stephan Braun Jazz Cello https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D-qtjFY655U
Barbara Streisand https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=B0mURZzBpnE
Andrea Motis and Joan Chamorro Group
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=HSCaGOvbPL4
Chick Corea Akoustic Band https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H4G2sWSJtN0
Cory Henry Piano https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Gl0unXivxz0
3.15.19
John Coltrane
Equinox
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5m2HN2y0yV8
Giant Steps
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=30FTr6G53VU
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qTYzYpb1MY0
Naima
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=QTMqes6HDqU
Camille Bertault Scat “Giant Steps” jazz improvisation
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ZwTroXPxsec