Archivo de la categoría: Music

Anderson.Paak dances with us in Berlin

Great concert in Lido with Herr Paak.

Only bad detail: The sound in LIDO. I know that in small shows is almost impossible to have a great acoustic. But I heard Robert Glasper in Festsaal Kreuzberg 2 years ago, and it was just awesome sound. Leaving out the differences, since Festsaal was 90% wood, and thus a great acoustic natural place this time the sound people at Lido did a poor job. Or just the sound system is not prepared for a show like this. Could hear his voice almost always in the background, without a different output channel and always mixed with the bass and the percussion.

Anyways a great performer with a cool band, great DJ and a highly recommendable show. Proud to be dancing with you Brandon!

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Piazzolla Biopic “Tango Maestro” BBC

Very insteresting BBC documentary of Astor Piazzolla’s life with interviews of people that played with him in different parts of his life.

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Nadia Boulanger – Pedagoga musical, Paris

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Quinteto

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Entrevista a su nueva mujer – Amelita Baltar
Piazzolla y el poeta uruguayo Horacio Ferrer

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Gotan Project – Clubbers and Tango dancers unite
Osvaldo Ciliento – Ballet
David Harrington – Kronos Quartet

1 era clase trompeta

Hace un tiempo que tenia la trompeta en un rincon con los botones pegados, un instrumento triste y olvidado, en concreto desde que llegue a Berlin en Julio 2012. Recien ahora que finalmente estoy mas asentado en la ciudad mi profesor de trompeta Samuel Garcia ha consentido darme clases online. Si, online, a traves de Skype. Suficiente introducción al asunto, empezamos la clase, dejar el Spotify, el facebook y concentrarse. Lo mas importante, principal tanto al tocar un instrumento de viento como en la vida.

La respiración

  • Buena postura
  • Inmobilidad de la cara / hombros
  • Sin impass entre inspiración y expiración

O sea, respirar naturalmente, sin forzarlo ni chupar el aire. Sentir que el diafragma es como un fuelle y soltar el aire como una columna de aire.

Peligros

  • Coger demasiado aire
  • Retener el aire
  • Echar mucho aire al principio

Apuntes:
Leer The Art of Yoga Breathing
http://www.abc-of-yoga.com/pranayama/ 
Arnold Jacobs

Spotify Blue Note collaborative playlist

I´m just sending CVs and finishing stuff at home in Berlin, willing that the sun goes a little bit up in the sky, and I though  that I would like to make a collaborative playlist for those Spotify users around. Here it goes:

RoyRoy -Blue Note!

Starting with the awesome Ron Ayers and some other bossa-nova tracks that I personally admire.

 

Other music sites I use are:

http://www.lastfm.de/user/movil

 

Feel free to add songs and add me as a friend if you like!