Description: Dave Liebman, acclaimed artist and founder/artistic director of the International Association of Schools of Jazz (IASJ), speaks at the end of each annual meeting. We were fortunate enough to attain footage of this year’s speech for MMMC, archiving an event that has been going on for the past 26 years all over the world. Dave discusses important topics to help musicians find their way in the current music industry offering positive encouragement and guidance for young artists. This talk was done at the Berklee College in Boston in June 2016.
Topics Covered: How to reinforce and practice new information, Principles of good practicing and “learning how to learn”, Art vs. craft, Historical evolution of the artist’s role in society, Finding oneself artistically, Developing a world view, etc.
Saxophone, Interpreting Melodies, Embellishment, Techniques, Etc.
Saxophone, Jazz Rhythm, Time, Beat Placement, Feel, Etc.
Advice, How to Practice, Art vs. Craft, Finding Your Identity, Career, Etc.
Dave Liebman has performed and/or recorded with:
Miles Davis, Elvin Jones, Chick Corea, John Scofield, John McLaughlin, Michael Brecker, Ravi Coltrane, Mike Stern, Joe Lovano, Bob Moses, Richie Beirach, George Mraz, Al Foster, Ron McClure, Billy Hart, Anthony Jackson, Vic Juris, John Abercrombie, Ellery Eskelin, Jim Black, Tony Marino, Steve Swallow, Adam Nussbaum, Phil Markowitz, Marc Copland, Joachim Kuhn, Daniel Humair, Paolo Fresu, Jon Christensen, Bobo Stenson, Michel Portal, Wolfgang Reisinger, Jean-Paul Celea, Bobby Avey, Matt Vashlishan, Alex Ritz and many more.
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