‘Bitter Suite’ funky big band play-along

Hey folks, this is my version of the tune ‘Bitter Suite’. A fantastically written and recorded big band funk track. It’s great fun to play with a few challenging sections. I’m currently editing a tutorial to go along with this video but in the mean time If you have any questions feel free to drop…

‘Bitter Suite’ Big Band Tutorial

In this video I walk you step by step through the Chart and Track for ‘Bitter Suite’ featuring demonstrations of the tunes different sections. In this lesson I cover, groove, phrasing, voicing, dynamics and interpretation of charts. I recorded this video during the Covid-19 lockdown at my studio in Birmingham, England to benefit the fantastic…

My Top 10 Practice Tips

One question I get all the time from students is how to structure practice routines and maximise the effectiveness of their practice time. Here are 10 practice tips that have worked well for me and my students.