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Today's Track: Pasar Klewer (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)
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Jazz Music News

RADIO: JazzWeek Radio Chart: October 3, 2016 (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)

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PERFORMANCE: French Music Legends Magma to Perform with the Ma Tala K Orkestra at the Olympia in Paris - February 2 and 3, 2017 (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)

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BIRTHDAY: Jazz Musician of the Day: Buddy Rich (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)

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All About Jazz Feature Articles

Fabio Torres -- FA bio Torres: The Making of Modern Brazilian Jazz (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)

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Bibi Ferreira at Symphony Space (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)

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Hot Autumn Nights featuring Peter Noone's Herman's Hermits, the Grass Roots, the Box Tops and Gary Lewis and The Playboys at the NYCB Theatre at Westbury (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)

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All About Jazz Album Reviews

Ron Carter Quartet and Vitoria Maldonado: Brasil L.I.K.E (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)
The road that connects Brazilian music and jazz--the essential thematic nexus on this collaborative venture that brings bassist Ron Carter (and his quartet), vocalist Vitoria Maldonado, Ruria Duprat's Brasilian Orchestra, and a handful of guest soloists into the same line of thinking--has always bee... [ read more ]
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Satoko Fujii / Joe Fonda with Natsuki Tamura: Duet (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)
Two of creative music's most inventive forces come together on Duet. Musical restiveness is at the core of pianist/accordionist and composer Satoko Fujii. With a catalogue three-score deep, she has covered formations from large orchestra to solo where the common denominator is her wide and daring ex... [ read more ]
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Matt Piet: Of Sound Mind (Fri, 30 Sep 2016)
Pianist m: Matt Piet is most definitely a thinking man's player, roughly on a par with m: Ron Stabinsky (see Free For One), but with less notoriety (at least for now). Appearing as a member of the cooperative group Four Letter Words on Blow, he seemed to drive the music with... [ read more ]
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All About Jazz Feature Interviews

Lewis Porter on John Coltrane (Fri, 23 Sep 2016)

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Thomas Marriott: Balance in Life and Music (Wed, 21 Sep 2016)

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Jeff Parker: Reinventing Tradition (Tue, 20 Sep 2016)

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Ron Carter: Detroit Jazz Festival 2016 Artist-In-Residence (Thu, 15 Sep 2016)

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CAREER: 5 Methods for Avoiding Costly Band Merch Mistakes ()
Merch can be one of the best ways for a touring band to bring in some additional cash, but get it wrong and you can easily be saddled with an expense load of unsellable junk. Here we look at five useful guidelines for ensuring you get your merch right. Guest Post by Hugh McIntyre on the Sonicbids Blog...
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AWARD / GRANT: SF Musictech Names Winners of 2016 Startup Competition ()
After careful consideration and many impressive entries, the winners of the SF MusicTech Summit 2016 Startup Competition have been announced.A Each winner will be showcasing onstage during the Summit on Monday, October 17th.A And don't forget, Hypebot readers receive discounted registration to the Summit using the code: HYPEBOT or by registering here...
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JT Video Premiere: Bria Skonberg’s “Que Sera Sera” - JT Video Premieres (Thu, 29 Sep 2016)
Off “Bria,” released Sept. 23 on OKeh
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2016 New York Hot Jazz Festival - Photos (Wed, 28 Sep 2016)
Wycliffe Gordon, Cécile, Sasha Masakowski and more
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National Jazz Museum, Apple to Release “The Savory Collection, Vol. 1” - News (Wed, 28 Sep 2016)
Featuring recordings by Coleman Hawkins, Ella Fitzgerald, Fats Waller and more
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jazzadvice.com

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5 Secrets for Mastering the Altered Scale
secrets-to-altered-scale The dominant chord is one of the most versatile chords in the jazz repertoire… And it’s your best bet for adding harmonic tension and melodic interest to your lines. The only problem is that many players approach this sound with the same old scales and licks every time. And this can get pretty boring… That’s why today we’re going to show you one of the most powerful techniques for playing V7 chords like a pro – the altered scale. Transforming this often misunderstood scale from a mundane theory exercise into an invaluable melodic tool that you can start using in every solo. Here are 5 Secrets to Mastering the Altered Scale… #1) Master the basic scale If you ask a group of musicians about what to play over an altered dominant chord you’re likely to get a number of answers. From melodic minor scales to diminished patterns, and even tritone substitutions… But what you might not realize is that most of these altered approaches are describing the same scale. Four names for the altered scale That’s a lot of theory jargon. But at the end of the day, it’s just four different ways of looking at the this scale: the altered scale You can mentally approach this scale is a number of ways, but the sound of these 8 tones will be the same… What matters is how you can access this sound on the fly in your solo. If you prefer to think of melodic minor – use that. If it’s the altered scale – … Read More Read related articles 4 Ways to Use the Melodic Minor Scale Navigating Altered Dominants: Strategies for the V7#9 Chord Keys to the Altered Scale 5 Steps to Becoming A Lyrical Master With Altered Dominants: 10 Easy Options for Expanding Your Dominant 7th Vocabulary 10 Diminished Patterns That Will Transform Your Next Jazz…
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