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LJS 10: Interview With Bruce Forman

Welcome to episodeĀ 10 of the LJS Podcast where today we call up internationally renowned jazz guitarist Bruce Forman in Los Angeles, California to talk jazz! Bruce talks about his musical beginnings, the state of jazz today, what tunes every jazz musician should know, and much more. Listen in!

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In this episode

  1. How Bruce became a professional jazz musician.
  2. Jazz then and now.
  3. Top 5 tunes every jazz musician should know
  4. Practicing vs. the bandstand
  5. Bruce’s new podcast.

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Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstrahttp://www.brentvaartstra.com
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for learnjazzstandards.com which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."

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