LJS 43: Why We Play Jazz


Welcome to episode 43 of the LJS Podcast where today we are asking the question: why do we play jazz? It’s the start of the year 2017, and it’s always good to center ourselves and remind ourselves why we play the music we do. Podcast host Brent Vaartstra tells the story of his jazz journey. Listen in!

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In this episode

  1. Brent’s jazz journey story.

  2. Why Brent plays jazz.

  3. Brent’s 2017 Jazz New Year’s Resolutions.

Listen to episode 42: How to Keep Your Jazz New Year’s Resolutions

Mentioned in the show

30 Days to Better Jazz Playing eCourse

A 30-day audio eCourse that walks you through focused, goal-oriented practicing, where you will be working on things that actually improve your jazz playing.


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