Let me play you Beethoven like you've never heard before, with guitars, bass, drums, strings, and synths.I hope these recordings of my modern arrangements will encourage young players to delve into experimenting more with classical music.
Legran Orchestra "PATRICIA Mambo" Perez Prado Tribute - : Musical career:
His mother was a school teacher, his father a newspaper man. He studied classical piano in his early childhood, and later played organ and piano in local clubs. For a time, he was pianist and arranger for the Sonora Matancera, Cuba's best known musical group. He also worked with casino orchestras in Havana for most of the 1940s, and gained a reputation for being an imaginative (his solo playing style predated bebop by at least five years), loud player. He was nicknamed "El Cara de Foca" ("Seal Face") by his peers at the time.
Prado's band and his Mambo songs:
In 1948, he...
Komatoz and Access Denied: My current composition is called Komatoz. I just finished uploading it to the site yesterday. Access Denied, I uploaded today. Both are on the Windy City Ryde page for those interested in checking them out.
I never know where I'm headed musically as I let the music lead me. I just keep experimenting with things until it sounds right to me. I certainly can't predict what flavor my next piece might be until the head or the melody speaks to me.
Like these acid jazz composition, I for sure thought that they were going to go a different direction. Go figure.
My music seems to just go in an...
back to square one: It's been a bit difficult as I saw myself starting to go backwards. I'm where I was last December, stuck in bed unable to sit, stand or walk for any length of time. My many test appts. had to be put on hold now. I can feel some sort of an infection going on in my mid section causing my problems.
Rather than dealing with my idiot specialist who could care less I've got it covered...self diagnosis. I've got a weeks worth of antibiotics never used from an earlier experience. we'll see how they work out!...