Category Archives: Guitar

BLACKBOARD JUNGLE (1955) ∽ BIX, BILL, JOAN & STAN ∽ EXTRACTED ROCK ‘n’ ROLL ‘n’ JAZZ SOUNDTRACK

Part 3 of my little series with unofficial soundtracks was not only inspired by Marc Myers, my mutual collaborator, who featured a splendid collection of jazz-trailers recently… — No! – It’s exclusively dedicated to all first-graders who hopefully won’t experience … Continue reading

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For my students: JAZZ GUITAR LESSONS with EMILY REMLER (1957 – 1990)

This is a video lesson in six parts. Each part is ’round 10 minutes. — Take the time, and learn. And please don’t forget: “It Don’t Mean A Thing If It Ain’t Got That Swing.” Emily Remler biography @ Wikipedia: … Continue reading

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