Swinging in 7 is hard – Ronan’s point.

There’s a lot of hot air and conflicting opinion amongst jazz musicians and within the music colleges regarding playing and improvising in odd metres. At last there are some wise and measured thoughts in Ronan Guilfoyle’s excellent blog.

Check out his recent post “Whatever Happened to Odd Metre Swing?

Published by Simon Purcell

Jazz pianist and educator, International Professor of Improvisation at the Guildhall School of Music & Drama in London, formerly Head of Jazz at Trinity Laban Conservatoire of Music and Dance.

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