Max Ionata's Solo on The Kicker

Decided to transcribe this wonderful (and burning!) solo. Hope you all enjoy! You can grab the PDF here!

Saxophone Dynamic Mic Comparison!

Hey Everyone, Did kind of a fun microphone comparison this week. I compared 4 dynamic microphones ranging from very cheap to professional...

An Awesome Bebop Exercise!

In this video we give you an awesome bebop exercise related to major triads. This exercise comes with a twist: we approach each note in...

There Will Never Be Another You

Decided to record and video one of my favorite jazz standards of all time, There Will Never Be Another You. This is a standard that I...

Seamus Blake Vocabulary Breakdown

Hey Everyone! This is a new series I'm starting where we look at a piece of vocabulary together and try to figure out what makes it so...

SYOS Tenor Mouthpiece Review

Many people have been asking me to review my new SYOS mouthpiece. Here is an in depth review and an up close look at the Tivon Pennicott...

Video Lesson: Pentatonics

Hey Everyone! Just uploaded a video talking about the difference between major and minor pentatonics, how they are related, and what...

Transcription-Sonny Stitt 'All Of Me'

This was a fun transcription. I have always been a huge fan of Sonny Stitt. He is one of the few players that sounded equally as good on...

The Never Ending Climb

Hiking is a cool thing. The idea that you will conquer a mountain of a certain size is enticing. You start at the bottom and slowly work...

Will You Make Time?

Being a great musician or being great at anything boils down to one crucial thing: time. If you can commit yourself to the time it takes...

Long Tones, The 'Zen' Of My Warm-Up

I woke up this morning, grabbed some coffee, and did my usual routine of long tones. It occurred to me how much these long tones have...