Posts Tagged: harmonic minor

A Dragon Hunter’s Tale

This weekend I ventured, yet again, deep into the bowels of the TTC where I played the tale of Brave Sir Guy (pronounced the French way, like “gee”).  I really enjoy playing songs with such pronounced phrasings.  It gives the

A Dragon Hunter’s Tale

This weekend I ventured, yet again, deep into the bowels of the TTC where I played the tale of Brave Sir Guy (pronounced the French way, like “gee”).  I really enjoy playing songs with such pronounced phrasings.  It gives the

With Apologies to John Williams

Lately, I’ve been playing around with “Death of a Jedi” from John Williams’ epic score to Star War Episode 6.  It’s not much yet, but I wanted to share because… well, just because. BE WARNED: there is a very loud

With Apologies to John Williams

Lately, I’ve been playing around with “Death of a Jedi” from John Williams’ epic score to Star War Episode 6.  It’s not much yet, but I wanted to share because… well, just because. BE WARNED: there is a very loud

Something Had to Break the Silence

Hello, dear reader, it’s been a while. I found one of my old videos and thought it was worth sharing with you.  It’s a harmonic minor jam I shot while alone on the subway one morning.  Nothing special, just fun,

Something Had to Break the Silence

Hello, dear reader, it’s been a while. I found one of my old videos and thought it was worth sharing with you.  It’s a harmonic minor jam I shot while alone on the subway one morning.  Nothing special, just fun,

Subway Gypsy Jam

Just filling a few minutes on an empty subway car heading to work one morning.  Have I ever mentioned how much I like having an instant concert in my pocket?  The song’s nothing special, but it is a lick I’ve

Subway Gypsy Jam

Just filling a few minutes on an empty subway car heading to work one morning.  Have I ever mentioned how much I like having an instant concert in my pocket?  The song’s nothing special, but it is a lick I’ve

Jam on Warren’s Porch

This weekend I had the pleasure of attending a friend’s birthday party and at some point during the night found myself on the porch with a harmonica and a small audience. It’s always nice to play for people who really

Jam on Warren’s Porch

This weekend I had the pleasure of attending a friend’s birthday party and at some point during the night found myself on the porch with a harmonica and a small audience. It’s always nice to play for people who really

The Tale of Lovely Bridges

Okay, one more song from Rainville. This is about a girl named Lovely Bridges. She’s the prettiest girl in town and next door neighbor to two brothers named Limpy and Lispy. From Rainville: “Lovely had a sardonic British bio-father who

The Tale of Lovely Bridges

Okay, one more song from Rainville. This is about a girl named Lovely Bridges. She’s the prettiest girl in town and next door neighbor to two brothers named Limpy and Lispy. From Rainville: “Lovely had a sardonic British bio-father who

Auditioning for Legitimacy

Not long ago I found out that it’s not actually legal to busk in the subway stations in Toronto without a license.  (oops)   And those licenses are limited to 75 a year.  (really?)  And to get one of those

Auditioning for Legitimacy

Not long ago I found out that it’s not actually legal to busk in the subway stations in Toronto without a license.  (oops)   And those licenses are limited to 75 a year.  (really?)  And to get one of those