LJS 09: The How and Why of Jazz Composing

Welcome to episode 9 of the LJS Podcast where today we are talking all about composing music as a jazz musician. Our special guest, saxophonist and composer Josiah Boornazian talks about how he composes music, why all musicians should compose, and several different approaches to composition. Listen in!

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In this episode

  1. Why musicians should be composers.

  2. How to get started.

  3. Composing to practice.

  4. The process of composing.

  5. How composing can help you improve your musicianship.

Listen to episode 8: 2 Exercises For Hearing Chord Changes In Your Solos

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4Am Flight- Josiah Boornazian

What’s your approach to composition? Leave us a comment below.

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