archive for November, 2009

No weather for Picnic

Sunday, 29th November 2009

Just discovered this in Drafts- It’s from Feb and I’d forgotten I’d even thought it!
“Just working on this tune (yes Invitation again) thinking of reviving it in my new quartet ‘Picnic’. What a great bass line on the Jaco Pastorius version of Invitation.

Now the name ‘Picnic’ leads me to start thinking of names for tunes before I’ve even written… (more…)

Rainy Sunday

Sunday, 29th November 2009

What a rainy day. Having said that had a lovely daydream looking at white clouds this morning and then a rainbow appeared! Definitely a day for snuggling in home, playing and planning next week. Three gigs with three different groups.
Thinking of reviving Invitation and ‘Round midnight for the Margate gig.