Recording Studio Pics

I was in the studio (The Driveshed) on April 21 recording the new album.  I was fortunate enough to play on one of the best pianos in Toronto (from Remenyi). Here are some pictures, check out the signatures inside!

Links and Comments (May 2010)

Here are some writings that I’ve read and enjoyed over the last month or so. Mozart’s music does not make you smarter | Science Daily (Link) Listening to Mozart won’t make you smarter | John Terauds (Link) Merely listening to Mozart has the same effect as merely doing nothing.  We learn things when we can […]

Thelonious Monk: Reflections

My transcription of Thelonious Monk’s Reflections from his record ‘Alone in San Francisco’ is now available on my Post page. Hope you enjoy! (Chris’ posts appear every other day at chrisdonnellymusic.com.  If you enjoyed this post, please share using the buttons below! Sign up for free email updatesor RSS updates.  Thanks!)

Thelonious Monk: Bluehawk

My transcription of Thelonious Monk’s Bluehawk from his record ‘Alone in San Francisco’ is now available on my Post page. Hope you enjoy! (Chris’ posts appear every other day at chrisdonnellymusic.com.  If you enjoyed this post, please share using the buttons below! Sign up for free email updatesor RSS updates.  Thanks!)

Links (April 2010)

Some writings that I’ve read and enjoyed over the last month or so: The April Linchpin Session | Seth Godin (Link) Why Rejection Letters are Great | Write to Done (Link) The 8 Habits of Highly Effective Bloggers | Copyblogger (Link) The Centuries-Old Struggle to Play in Tune | Slate Magazine (Link) What Musicians Get […]

Thelonious Monk: Pannonica

My transcription of Thelonious Monk’s Pannonica from his record ‘Alone in San Francisco’ is now available on my Post page. Hope you enjoy! (Chris’ posts appear every other day at chrisdonnellymusic.com.  If you enjoyed this post, please share using the buttons below! Sign up for free email updates or RSS updates.  Thanks!)

Thelonious Monk: Blue Monk

My transcription of Thelonious Monk’s Blue Monk from his record ‘Alone in San Francisco’ is now available on my Post page. Hope you enjoy!

Links (March 2010)

Some writings that I’ve read and enjoyed over the last month or so: Random Thoughts on Being an Entrepreneur | Gapingvoid (Link) Three Keys to Social Media Marketing | Gapingvoid (Link) Distracted Listening | The Taruskin Challenge (Link) The Science of Building Trust With Social Media | Mashable (Link) Maria Callas: Voice of Perfect Imperfection […]

Donna Lee (Variations)

Considering the previous posts, I thought I’d be a good time to post my transcription of Donna Lee (Variations) So here it is!

Doug Riley: Shoot

A transcription of Doug Riley’s Shoot from his solo piano record ‘Freedom’ is now available on my Post page. Hope you enjoy!