►A very strategical method for practicing new music

Thursday, February 21st, 2013

Today, I’d like to share with my readers a text written by american classical guitarist and music teacher Louis Gehring in which he describes very precisely an interesting alternative approach to learning new repertoire on your instrument (a method focused on a phrase-to-phrase-approach as opposed to the more common “step-by-step-improvement on the whole piece”). Don’t [...]

►The Alternative Music Lounge: Daniel Mille Quintet

Saturday, May 5th, 2012

Finally a new episode for this series =)… This one is about french Jazz Accordionist Daniel Mille who I happened to “discover” while listening to a radio program that was transmitting a recording of a live concert at OndaJazz Bar. I really enjoyed his tunes… dreamy and inspiring, very melodic and showing great musicianship of [...]

►Introducing: “Music from my friends”

Monday, April 16th, 2012

Finally had the time to finish production of the first track that’s not composed by myself, so it also is the first track to go on the new page I added to my site some time ago and which had been empty until now. It’s an instrumental track, more precisely classical chamber music (string quartet [...]

►The Alternative Music Lounge: Jon Gomm

Sunday, April 1st, 2012

This time, I’d like to present you a musician who until quite recently was almost unknown, the moment that Stephen Fry (an english actor and television presenter) discovered him and decided to share his music to his 4 million twitter followers, saying just one word: “Wow” (read more here). So, by now I might have [...]

►About practicing a musical instrument

Friday, January 6th, 2012

So, lately I’ve been working full-time as a classical guitar teacher, finally I have the job I always wanted. In this context, I’ve been noticing that up to a certain level of experience, most aspiring guitarists – and not only kids, some of my students are adults – have a serious difficulty in learning the [...]

►The Alternative Music Lounge: Dhafer Youssef

Friday, December 16th, 2011

After quite a while without anything new in this series (since I started to work full-time I have found it more difficult to have time to write on the blog, unfortunately), know here’s finally one more listening suggestion. In this series, I’ve already presented to you a great musician who plays the Oud (Rabi Abou [...]

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