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Here's an original upbeat rousing instrumental to help counter all of the dreariness.

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Here's an original upbeat instrumental to help counter all of the dreariness of these interesting times.

You may recall that during the holiday season I tried to push my musical boundaries by playing some holiday tunes on a classical guitar and trying to stay behind the beat but still within the beat on each tune.

With all of the dreariness of these interesting times, I thought I'd try to push my musical boundaries a bit further by writing and playing an original flamenco style song, also on a classical guitar.  

Here's the URL link to click on:

"Crickets" composed/performed by "Jazzman" Jeff 

Why is it called "Crickets"?  To make a long story short, this past winter for totally silly reasons my wife and I kept making jokes about cricket insects.  I can't even recall the jokes but we laughed and laughed.  And, somewhere in there she asked me to write a piece of music about crickets.   The other day I woke up with the melody in my head and then worked on it for a few days, adapting it to guitar.  It works that way sometimes.  Go figure.

Hope you listen and enjoy the music (and hopefully share it.)  And, I hope it brightens you days during these dreary times.

I welcome any comments on the music!

QM aka "Jazzman" Jeff

 

 

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9 hours ago, 75 Hummingbird said:

Hey , something not quite syncopated there with the fingers and the notes ...Milli Vanilli  like .

Keep working at it Jazz man...i think ?

 


Weird comment on my video, my video making skills, my music, my guitar playing, or my song writing  skills duly noted.    Like I have always said, good art gets a reaction, whatever that reaction may be.  Thanks for watching and listening to it!  Sorry you didn’t enjoy it.


QM aka “Jazzman” Jeff
 

 

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5 hours ago, Murph said:

Dig it, Jeff !

I'm all in, my friend.

Thanks Murph!  Glad you enjoyed (dug) it!   

Stay healthy as you are out and about contributing as an essential.  Good people like you make a difference!

QM aka “Jazzman” Jeff

 

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