28 January 2018897The musician graduated from the famous New School with a degree in jazz and performed in New York for 17 years. He then returned to Turkey and released Turkish Standards Vol. 1 and Vol. 2, in which he adapted Turkish pop songs to jazz.
7 February 20171042I wish to share my rather boring ideas on “paraphernalia” in this article, rather than the usual music theory-practice lessons I have been writing for years. I made it sound complicated by calling them “paraphernalia”, what I mean are the instruments themselves, and all the side products from effect processors to music software.
29 December 2016745The word ‘leadership’ is one of the coolest words that is frequently heard these days. Everybody has something to say about it, the amount of money spent on leadership education in the business world exceeds any other educational funds by far.
22 December 2016950Born in Kobe in 1949, Haruki Murakami graduated with a degree in classical drama from Vaseda University. He published his first novel in 1979. Haruki Murakami is undoubtedly one of the most popular authors of our day.
16 December 20161265Year 1948, Havana, Cuba. We pan into the very romantic love story of the young and talented pianist Chico and beautiful vocalist Rita. Music, action, scheming—this movie has it all!
30 October 20161404Those who know about trumpet player and vocalist Chet Baker know that his life is split into two parts: one before his teeth were broken and one after. The 2016 film “Born to be Blue” is a biopic that threads the line between fiction and fact and focuses on the period after his chin trauma.
30 September 20161113I have always seen Wynton as a “genius standing alone in the corner”. This valuable musician’s first album for Riverside, and his second album in general, “Piano” is produced by Orrin Keepnews. This album shows the listeners how “swing” should be through the fingers of a young musician. The band consists of old friends, of...