How my brain processes music differently than yours

From Adam Neely. *if you are a non-improvising musician. CHECK OUT THE PAPER (it explains why) https://doi.org/10.1177/0305735618779444 Many thanks to Andrew Goldman and Tyreek Jackson for letting me interview them and be part of SCIENCE. (⌐■_■) ⦿ Adam Neely T-shirts! ⦿ https://teespring.com/stores/adam-neely-merchandise ⦿ SUPPORT ME ON PATREON ⦿ http://www.patreon.com/adamneely ⦿ FOLLOW ME ON THE INTERNETS…

What is a Lower Interval Limit? | Q+A #52

From Adam Neely. Also…..What is a good Audiation Exercise? What about Octave UP pedals on bass? Why is Ionian major and not Lydian? and more! Many thanks to Valentin Yacante, Jarf510, Houssein Nazeran Pour, RoseGuyCrazy, Waluigi chan, Jukka Pesonen, and Jordan Buck for their insightful questions! 0:12 What are Low Interval Limits? 2:56 What is…

How to J A Z Z S C H O O L

From Adam Neely. What are Soli? What is Counterpoint? What is a “Generational Timbre?” Should you go to school for jazz? Essay vignettes! My cover of ET: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=arCXNfwzNlQ Knower’s cover of ET: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zYpMJvHwJ4 Drewsif’s cover of ET: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CVtSOk_3gt0 BOB BROOKMEYER: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DeNpZ9GEQRA THAD JONES: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4ZLvqXFddu0 DUKE ELLINGTON: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=m2U1MGX8SLU THE CHORDETTES: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VNUgsbKisp8 DUKE ELLINGTON (sophisticated lady): https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qn-x3b0URm4…

Answering 97 questions in 11 minutes | Q+A #51

From Adam Neely. I answer…a lot of questions. Really fast. (⌐■_■) ⦿ Adam Neely T-shirts! ⦿ https://teespring.com/stores/adam-neely-merchandise ⦿ SUPPORT ME ON PATREON ⦿ http://www.patreon.com/adamneely ⦿ FOLLOW ME ON THE INTERNETS ⦿ http://www.facebook.com/adamneely http://www.instagram.com/its_adamneely ⦿ Check out some of my music ⦿ http://sungazermusic.bandcamp.com http://insideoutsidemusic.bandcamp.com http://adamneelymusic.bandcamp.com Peace, Adam

Why the Ed Sheeran lawsuit makes no sense

From Adam Neely. Ed Sheeran is being sued for the similarity between Thinking Out Loud and Marvin Gaye’s Let’s Get it On. This makes absolutely no sense – yes, Thinking Out Loud uses similar chords, but you can’t own chords, and if you could, that would be making a mockery of how music has been…

The Lost Album of John Coltrane

From Adam Neely. Both Directions at Once is the lost album of the legendary John Coltrane. Recorded on March 6, 1963 at Van Gelder Studios in Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, the tapes had never been commercially released…until now! Thanks to Jim Piela for playing sax and Josh Bailey for playing drums and engineering the session…

Does sleeping with a metronome help your rhythm? | Q+A #50

From Adam Neely. Also, “Why do transposing instruments exist?” “Why do English speakers call 1 the “do”? and “What is syncopation?” Many thanks to konrad lindström, Dr. Kuleuss, Dastrio, king kilburn, Ethan Mach, owned 3, and Soumadip Choudhury for their insightful questions! Reinforcing rhythms in the sleeping brain with a computerized metronome https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3679648/ 12Tone’s excellent…

BATHROOM HARP! (Ben Levin’s Apartment Sessions)

From Adam Neely. Watch the full session here! Ben Levin’s channel: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCLuHOqDilyLQT4NPXQuVN4Q (⌐■_■) ⦿ Adam Neely T-shirts! (what I’m wearing in the vid) ⦿ https://teespring.com/stores/adam-neely-merchandise ⦿ SUPPORT ME ON PATREON ⦿ http://www.patreon.com/adamneely ⦿ FOLLOW ME ON THE INTERNETS ⦿ http://www.facebook.com/adamneely http://www.instagram.com/its_adamneely ⦿ Check out some of my music ⦿ http://sungazermusic.bandcamp.com http://insideoutsidemusic.bandcamp.com http://adamneelymusic.bandcamp.com Peace, Adam

38 minutes of Jeff Schneider and me teaching you HOW TO NOT SUCK AT MUSIC

From Adam Neely. Jeff’s amazing theory/jazz/performance channel: Many thanks to Cooper Cook, Mitchel Thatcher, Jonan Ulloa, Pietari Vuola and Tom Attard for their submissions! Please send all submissions to… howtonotsuckatmusic@gmail.com Pietari Vuola – Itsy Bitsy Spider Tom Attard – Heist (⌐■_■) ⦿ Adam Neely T-shirts! (what I’m wearing in the vid) ⦿ https://teespring.com/stores/adam-neely-merchandise ⦿ SUPPORT…