Category: Jamming


In this video I discuss Oblique Motion. Oblique Motion is one of many types of motion used by composers. I first discovered this via Bach and Classical Music. Oblique motion may sound complicated but it’s not. It is essentially as follows: One part is PASSIVE…


Want to become a better improviser? Regardless of the instrument? Are your solos going nowhere and don’t know how to get to that next level? Well I’ve created an ongoing course called “Improvisation Insights” that’s available on and In this course, I will…


I’ve decided that graphs are a great way to show someone how to improve their music. If you were to plot notes versus time, would you end up with something that looks chaotic with absolutely no pattern? What would the shape of the music look…