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New things @ www.garrisonjazz.com

Discussion in 'General Instruction [BG]' started by VinceLovesF, Oct 29, 2005.


  1. Hi!

    Here's a mail I received from Matt Garrison!
    I was looking for news, I had more.....

    "Anyway right now I'm working on something totally new...

    I'm going to publish online an interactive website that will
    contain about 8-10 separate concepts ranging from technique to
    production, from
    rhythm section info to harmony, rhythm to improvisation, and more.
    I've decided to do
    this instead of an instructional DVD because I can post so much more
    information so much
    quicker and really get to issues musicians are searching for and
    concerned about in the
    current environment we live and make music in. It will also grow as I
    grow in the coming
    years finding new ways of performing, improvising, composing, etc.
    I'll constantly update
    the site with that new information

    It's going to basically be a library of info that I've accumulated
    over the past 20 years
    and that which I will acquire in the future as a student, teacher and
    professional musician.
    It's quite deep... I haven't seen anything like it on the web yet.

    It'll require a membership but it's gonna be worth it's weight in gold!
    Also because it will be a membership based site I'll be offering
    all kinds of other cool stuff such as new music for members only,
    discounts on all newer CD's, DVD's, forums, podcasts... you name it!


    The first version will be ready by this Nov-Dec 2005.

    I hope that satisfies your expectations.

    Ok man... take care and spread the word!
    Ciao,
    Matt"

    I don't know you guys, but I'm overexcited by that news, I'll be a member for sure!

    Bye
    Vince
     
  2. emjazz

    emjazz Supporting Member

    Feb 23, 2003
    Bronx, NY
    This sounds incredible. Thanks for the update. I've been wondering what Matt was cookin up.
     
  3. Jason Carota

    Jason Carota Gold Supporting Member

    Mar 1, 2002
    Lowell, MA
    Same here. I can't wait for the new additions to his site.
     
  4. Yes me too!
    That's why I asked this summer when I saw everything disappeared from his "future" section....
    Now, he will have a crazy support to expand his music and knowledge. He deserves that kind of things, so talented and creative guy IMO.
    I'll be a member for sure....

    Vince
     
  5. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN
    that is great to hear...
     
  6. NJL

    NJL

    Apr 12, 2002
    San Antonio
    ditto
     
  7. Sign me up!
     
  8. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Connecticut
    The site now lists the date as June-August 2006 :meh:

    Danged unreliable musicians! :D
     
  9. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN
    I'm Patient. :p
     
  10. Bryan R. Tyler

    Bryan R. Tyler TalkBass: Usurping My Practice Time Since 2002 Staff Member Administrator Gold Supporting Member

    May 3, 2002
    Connecticut
    So was I back last summer when it said it originally said it would be done by October 2005 :spit: :p
     
  11. j-raj

    j-raj Bassist: Educator/Soloist/Performer Supporting Member

    Jan 14, 2003
    Indianapolis, IN
    I hear ya, cats like Matt Garrison are what keeps me on my bass till the wee hours of the day.