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Jumping In

As I mentioned in earlier posts, I have been taking jazz voice lessons from the amazing Alison Crockett. My plan when I started was to study for three or four months until I got my chops up. That being said, my last lesson was just a few days ago. Alison’s admonition to me was this: […]

What Have I Learned in 2011?

I have had quite a year when it comes to singing jazz. I think about where I was when 2011 started. I knew what I wanted to do, but had a hard time figuring out how to get there. Here is a synopsis of my take-aways. Working with a combo – I have been with the […]

First Performance

Tonight, after months of practice, our combo, Project 6, will take the stage at Twins Jazz tonight at 9:30. In addition, two other combos from the Jazz Band Masterclass program will be performing, one at 7:30 and one at 8:30. We will perform a set of seven songs. I have memorized the order of the […]