Tag: Miles Davis

Developing a Creative Atmosphere

Although social media and YouTube have allowed us to be connected more than ever before, the sense of community in a musician’s life can never be replaced. True musical growth comes from playing with other musicians and learning from those that have a little more musical maturity.

Saying something by saying nothing…

The mark of a great percussionist or any musician is knowing when not to play. It’s about letting your ego take a back seat and allowing the music to command the moment. Simple concept, yet unbelievably hard to master.

My Desert Island Discs and Other Recommendations

Listening to all types and genres of music should be a staple for any serious musician and really for anyone that is a true music lover. Here’s a listing of some of the most influential recordings for me personally and what I would want to have on my “Desert Island Shuffle” list.