Charles Neuzil Music - Updates for April 29, 2022

The following post originally appeared in the Charles Neuzil Music / Weekly Update - April 29, 2022 - Issue #45  

By Charles Neuzil

 

This past week I continued working on my technique for my trombone, spent some time on the…

Charles Neuzil Music - Update for March 25, 2022

Playing the trombone has always been a challenge for me, constantly trying to improve what I do.  This week has been no different. 

I continue to work on my sound, articulation, and flexibility.  Every day I do so by playing…

Charles Neuzil Music - Update for March 18, 2022

The following post originally appeared in the Charles Neuzil Music / Weekly Update - March 18, 2022 - Issue #39 

By Charles Neuzil

We are moving into March, and April is just around the corner.  I appreciate your checking in…

"Trane Reimagined" - The Inner Dimensions of Sound

“Trane Reimagined” - The Inner Dimensions of Sound 

The latest video on the Charles Neuzil YouTube channel is a track I have entitled "Trane Reimagined."  This track began as a cover of the John Coltrane composition, "Lonnie's Lament."  This…

"gregor s" - Acid Techno, By DJ DrN

“gregor s” - Acid Techno, by DJ DrN 

View video here:  https://youtu.be/9u3QtskRiBE

This stemmed from a “use your voice” challenge from the Super Social Synth Society.  I use my voice to narrate the first paragraph of Franz Kafka’s famous short…

Summertime Synth

“Summertime” - Composed by George Gershwin for the opera Porgy and Bess 

Charles on Trombone, accompanied by his synthesizers 

Link to Video on YouTube:  https://youtu.be/n8-MAD9xB_k

"Summertime," by George Gershwin, has always been one of my favorite tunes, and over the…

"Christmas Time is Here" - Charles on Trombone 

“Christmas Time is Here” - Composed by Vince Guaraldi 

Charles on Trombone, accompaniment track by Steve Woody - Listen to the mp3 demo below

"Christmas Time is Here," by Vince Guaraldi, has always been my favorite Christmas tune,…

Sri Gananatha - Trombone and Synthesizers

New upload on the Charles Neuzil Video Channel:  https://youtu.be/CCYfAx7GXVw

For some time now I have had an interest in Carnatic music, the classical music of Southern India.  Carnatic music is vocal music, and most pieces are meant to be sung.…

"Caravan" - Ellington meets Burroughs

The latest video on the Charles Neuzil Music YouTube Channel is my version of Duke Ellington’s “Caravan,” as inspired by the “Cut-up Technique” of William S. Burroughs and Brion Gysin.   

In this video my trombone takes the lead, backed up…

Acid Fugue - Inspired by J.S. Bach

The latest offering by Charles Neuzil Music, The Inner Dimensions of Sound, on the Charles Neuzil Music YouTube Channel is inspired by a fugue from J.S. Bach’s Three 3-Voice Preludes & Fugues from The Well Tempered Clavier. 

This proved to…

Electric Bach - Bourree in G minor

The lastest offering from The Art of Jazz, The Inner Dimensions of Sound, is this interpretation of J.S. Bach's Suite in E minor for Lute, specifically, the Bourree.  However, I transposed it to G minor for a number of reasons,…

New Video - J.S. Bach - Interstellar Traveler

Charles Neuzil Music - The Inner Dimensions of Sound, just uploaded a new video, "J.S. Bach - Interstellar Traveler," to the Charles Neuzil Music YouTube Channel. 

The inspiration for this work is J.S. Bach’s Prelude to the Second Cello Suite…