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    The Artistry Of ... Joey DeFrancesco

    Written by John Devenish

    Wednesday, 15 March 2017 00:00

    The city of Philadelphia is rich in its musical heritage. It’s a mix of influences stemming from Blues, jazz, R&B and a social culture that accepts nothing less than the best and accepts no nonsense and takes no prisoners.

    The Artistry Of ... Mike Downes

    Written by John Devenish

    Wednesday, 08 March 2017 00:00

    Every time I have seen Mike Downes perform he’s smiling. I think it’s because he loves making music. By making music I mean playing it and actually making it too.

    The Artistry Of ... Esperanza Spalding

    Written by John Devenish

    Wednesday, 01 March 2017 00:00

    These names, Wayne Shorter, Stevie Wonder, and Funkadelic just begin to describe the musical spectrum that is the experience of, and the wonder in, the energy of creativity that is Esperanza Spalding.

    The Artistry Of ... Brian Bromberg

    Written by John Devenish

    Friday, 24 February 2017 15:55

    The experience of music in Brian’s family when he was a child reads like one you have heard before but there are some very cool twists and curves along the route to his becoming the master bass player that he is that makes the story very groovy. 

    The Artistry Of ... Paul Novotny

    Written by John Devenish

    Friday, 24 February 2017 15:51

    He is a bass player-composer and a teacher. I think there is a special perspective when the composer is someone who play's an instrument that is traditionally thought of as a supportive part of the band; like the way you build a house by laying the foundation and putting up support beams first. It is the way I imagine it to be and I think it would be a very unique, different kind of fantastic way to create.

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