Welcome to
The Tuning Note

Lessons in:  Piano, Trumpet and Jazz Improvisation
     Learning music is one of the best things you can do for your children or yourself!


Home Page
Information About Private Lessons
Check the current Lesson Schedule for availability!
Information About Master Classes
Information About Piano Tuning
Check my current schedule for when and where I'm performing
Learn more about jam sessions
Learn more about our new Brass Quintet!
Links to both Classical and Jazz Musicians, Venues, Education and more!
Frequently Asked Questions
How to contact me



COMPOSER SPOTLIGHT (JAZZ)
Videos via YouTube


DEXTER GORDON
Born: February 27, 1923      Birthplace:  Los Angeles, California


Fried Bananas (4:42)

Original compositions from Dexter Rides Again (1947):
Dexter's Riff (2:50)
Dexter's Riff Settin' the Pace (5:58)
So Easy (2:41)
Long Tall Dexter (3:02)
Dexter Rides Again (3:17) co-written with Bud Powell
Dexter Digs In (3:02)
Dexter's Minor Mad (2:45)
Blow Mr. Dexter (3:00)
Dexter's Deck (2:58)
Dexter's Cuttin' Out (3:11)

Original compositions from Dexter Blows Hot and Cool (1955):
Silver Plated (4:06)
Rhythm Mad (4:37)
Bonna Rue (6:59)
Blowin' For Dootsie (5:33)

Original compositions from Doin' Allright (1961):
For Regulars Only (5:50)
Society Red (12:27)
I Want More (6:12)
with Freddie Hubbard (tr), Horace Parlan (pn), George Tucker (bs), Al Harewood (dr)

Original compositions from Dexter Calling (1961):
Soul Sister (7:45)
I Want More (5:20)
Ernie's Tune (4:16)
Landslide (5:15)

Original compositions from Go! (1962):
Cheese Cake (6:33)
with Sonny Clark (pn), Butch Warren (bs), Billy Higgins (dr)

Original compositions from Generation (1972):
The Group (6:28)
with Freddie Hubbard (tr/fl), Cedar Walton (pn), Buster Williams (bs), Billy Higgins (dr)







This web site designed and maintained by Chwalik Internet Enterprises.
2007-2016 Chwalik Internet Enterprises. All rights reserved.