Tag Archives: Miles Davis

Genres in Pop Music, or Lack Thereof

Posted by DannyFratina, 12.06.2013

Genre is a double edged sword that gives the little guy a direct path to the appropriate listener and gives the industry at large a system to produce music by formula. Has pop music evolved beyond it?

The Immeasurable Legacy of Tiny Kahn, Part II: Over the Rainbow

Posted by DannyFratina, 10.18.2013

Tiny Kahn's contributions to jazz arranging are remarkable but not well-known. Let's analyze a little of his arrangement of "Over the Rainbow" to see if Kahn really was ahead of his time.