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.
get the pillow: one of my fans for quite some time now, asked me the other day after listening to my latest upload "Get The Pillow"...."Jazz me! hehe... Loving your playing in this, and overall such an inviting listen~ shades of sensual without a doubt.
Through the years, now I ask~ Just how many songs have you created? Tune after tune, of such excellence!!"
This year, so far 48. From the time I began writing, which goes back to around 1967, I have written over 1,200 songs. Once I complete a tune I'm on to the next. My ideas usually come to me while working on a preceding tune so I've always got ideas wha...
Lady Fingers: If you get a chance check out my tune called Lady Fingers! It's on my Markku artist page.
Every so often I end up getting a treat. In this case it was playing with some very awesome ladies; Krystal on bass and Sarah on guitar. Krystal you may already recognize from the tune Day Tripper. We did that with the band Windy City Ryde and she did the bass parts and a funky bass solo on it.
Most of you may know that for now, I'm pretty much washed out when it comes to playing keys, due to the swelling of my right hand fingers from arthritis.
When I first heard these ladies play, I just had t...