Karin Lloyd

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The 20-Minute Practice Session

First published in April, 2015 <i>The 20-Minute Practice Session</i> remains one of my most popular blog posts. Here it is again, slightly modified and …

Piano

Your 10-Minute, Band Workout

When life gets busy, it can put a strain on your fitness — driving to the gym, working out for an hour and driving back home just isn’t possible. But …

Workouts

10 new jazz albums you need to know about: May 2018

<b>JAZZIZ.com takes a look at 10 of the hottest – and sweetest – new jazz albums that will be released in April 2018.</b><b>DINOSAUR – Wonder Trail (Edition</b> …

The Ultimate Beginner's Guide to the 50+ Best Dumbbell Exercises

All signs point to weightlifting if you want to get strong! Whether you're looking to lose fat, build muscle, increase your metabolism, or increase bone density, strength training with weights is a must. We've compiled a list of the best dumbbell exercises so you can get strong at home or in the …

Workouts

Why Nike Sees Social Responsibility As An Opportunity To Innovate

Nike’s Hannah Jones and soccer great Abby Wambach are finding powerful, targeted ways to foster respect for the planet and all who live—and play—on it.<p>Environmental protection and equal opportunity are two of today’s most pressing global issues. Nike sustainability head Hannah Jones and soccer star …

Donald Trump

The Blues in Jazz: Using the Classic 12-bar Form to Learn Bebop Improv

Bill EvansJanuary 13, 2018<p><b>From the March 2018 issue of Acoustic Guitar | BY SEAN MCGOWAN</b><p>In a sense, the genres of jazz and blues grew up together …

BBC - Jazz

Soweto Kinch presents Julian Siegel's Quartet in concert.<p>Release date:<p>9 Apr 2018<p>Martin Freeman and Eddie Piller present a specially curated jazz playlist.<p>10 Apr 2018<p>A performance by saxophonist Donny McCaslin, best known for his work with David Bowie.<p>31 Mar 2018<p>Documentary looking at Britain's …

20-MINUTE WORKOUT: ANIMAL FLOW

Re-engage your muscles and mind with this routine that targets every body part.<p><i>While you can carve a tantalizingly toned body in less than a half</i> …

How Derek Webb Sells Out House Concerts

Learn how Derek Webb earns thousands of dollars in artist income by mining his fan data, playing house concerts, and selling out all of the tickets.

Introduction To Playing Jazz Ukulele

The ukulele became popular through Hawaiian music, but what many people don’t know is that the realm of jazz was another rich, if slightly less …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

Online Education

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How Chatbots, Blockchain Will Converge And Shape Music's Future

<i>Guest post by Bas Grasmayer on Synchblog</i><p>I want to make this Projecting Trends instalment more personal, since it’s the last regular edition in the …

Chatbots

How might we get products to people without generating plastic waste?

<b>THE OPPORTUNITY</b><p>Love them or hate them, plastics are everywhere around us. They protect our food, make our cars lighter and hospitals would not run …

Sustainability

Morocco Calling: How to See the Most Instagrammable Country in the World

It's impossible to accurately describe Morocco without involving all of the senses. The first thing that stands out about the cultural major city, …

Swimming Pools

Art Pepper and Ben Tucker Duo - Blues In

The 15-Minute Bodyweight Workout You Can Do Anywhere

The last thing any runner, mountain biker, or rock climber wants to do is take their strength training to the (not so great) indoors. But like it or not, strength training is a critical part of an endurance workout regimen. It prevents muscle imbalances, protects you from injury, and increases …

3 Simple Toning Exercises You’re Probably Doing Wrong

We love a new fitness craze as much as the next gal, but with so many wellness companies and crazy new workout classes all vying for our attention (and our wallets), it can be hard to keep up. Trainer Tal Plush of Plush Fitness in New York City is a firm believer in keeping fitness simple. Focus on …

Developing Sight Reading Skills

I get a lot of questions about how to improve sight reading. Teachers don’t seem to find the time to cover it in lessons, meaning students have …

Wynton Marsalis Gives 12 Tips on How to Practice: For Musicians, Athletes, or Anyone Who Wants to Learn Something New

<i>Photo by Eric Delmar, Wikipedia Commons</i><p>Practicing for countless hours before we can be good at something seems burdensome and boring. Maybe that's …

Flute

What to Practice for Jazz Improvisation

How to practice jazz improvisation and learn the jazz language by studying and learning from your favorite musicians.

3-step process for how to discover your perfect, profitable small business idea

You know you want to be a solopreneur and work from home full-time… but what you DON’T know is the type of business you want to have! Never fear—in …

Jazz in the 1950s: the ultimate guide to the greatest albums

<b>If you are discovering jazz for the first time then you've just found the perfect place to start. And if you are a true aficionado then this list is</b> …

Flute

[Premiere] A Solo Jazz Pianist Gets Overtaken by a Fractal Universe in This Gorgeous Music Video

Pianist Tigran Hamasyan’s hypnotic “The Cave of Rebirth” meet Julius Horsthuis’ infinite fractal landscapes in a stunning music video directed by Ruben van Leer.<p>Jazz and algorithms join forces to create some wild fractal forms in a new music video from jazz pianist Tigran Hamasyan. It's for his …

Chicken makhani (Indian butter chicken)

(1270)<p>30 min<p>Chicken makhani is one of my favourite Indian dishes. It is a full flavoured dish that complements the chicken well. It can be made as …

How to burst your social media bubble

Many are arguing that "filter bubbles" on social media are blinding us to the world around us. Here's how to pop yours.<p>For many on the left, the …

The Music Industry Has 99 Problems. And They Are...

Our long-running series, updated for the summer. Got solutions?<p>Streaming Problems.<p>1. The leading streaming music companies — YouTube/Google, Spotify, …

Universal Music

Explore 159 types of marketing, all clearly explained with examples

Has it ever occurred to you quite how many types of marketing there are?<p>It’s astonishing.<p>Just enter the term “marketing” into Google and you’ll see</i> …

5 Social Media Mobile Apps That Make Your Life Easy

Social media marketing doesn’t always happen at your desk.<p>There are times when you want to update your status, send out a tweet or reply to a fan …

13 Ways to Immediately Improve SEO Ranking of Your Website

What comes to mind when you see the term “SEO“? Where do you focus all your energy when you’re trying to improve SEO ranking of your website?<p>Most …