Happy Birthday…

Watching Chick Corea talk about improvisation – I haven’t followed his career or influence at all, however like a lot of artists I’m becoming intrigued once they’ve passed away – and he uses “Happy Birthday” as an example of a defined set of rules to apply freedoms to for improvisation. It was only at this […]

Impulses to check Facebook

I feel compelled to check Facebook to see if I’m missing out on something.  This is a weird thing to not feel, the idea that I don’t need to be up to date with things that other people are sharing.  The default concern basically boils down to “what if” questions that I ask myself.  I feel […]