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From the creators of My Music Masterclass: A podcast adventure to help guide and navigate your musical life and career.

From the creators of My Music Masterclass: A podcast adventure to help guide and navigate your musical life and career.

Location:

United States

Description:

From the creators of My Music Masterclass: A podcast adventure to help guide and navigate your musical life and career.

Language:

English


Episodes

A Chat With Rez Abbasi

4/11/2021
Acclaimed guitarist and composer Rez Abbasi joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about music, career, pushing boundaries and more. This is a good one!

Duration:00:54:44

Ode to Joy

4/4/2021
A musician's life is filled with many hurdles. In order to succeed, one must overcome the obstacles and continue to move forward. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss some of history's elite musicians and how they overcame adversity in order to achieve greatness.

Duration:00:31:47

Trolls B. Gone

3/28/2021
The harder we work and the farther we progress as musicians, the more trolls come out from under the bridges to try to knock us down! With the anonymity that the internet provides, it's easier than ever for strangers to make incendiary comments and offensive remarks without repercussions. That being said, we as individuals have all the power in this relationship and it's relatively easy for us to take away the trolls' most powerful weapon. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music...

Duration:00:44:02

Flood Gates

3/21/2021
There is a light at the end of the tunnel and musicians are anxiously awaiting the reopening of music venues around the world. We’re almost there, but there are still hurdles and compromises we must face. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss the opening of the flood gates and how musicians and venues can work together to rebuild and heal the system.

Duration:00:47:18

Outside the Box With Rosh

3/14/2021
Rosh Roslin has a specific set of skills, which he has leveraged into a successful music career and more. Rosh's work as a guitarist, drummer, producer, tech and software developer have given him stability in an unstable time and opened doors along the way. This episode is filled with super helpful ideas and concepts for musicians trying to carve their own path in this crowded world. Check it out!

Duration:01:16:06

A Chat With Julian Coryell

3/7/2021
In-demand guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer Julian Coryell joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about music, career, finding your voice and more. This is a very cool episode filled with nuggets of wisdom!

Duration:01:12:42

A Chat With Scott Henderson

2/28/2021
Internationally acclaimed guitarist Scott Henderson joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about music, career, navigating the industry and more. This is a great episode from a badass cat!

Duration:00:52:49

You’ve Been Canceled

2/21/2021
Cancel Culture is now a big part of our daily lives and our use of social media fans its flames. As musicians we need to understand that our words and actions are permanent and will not fade away with time. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss free speech, consequences and the music business.

Duration:00:33:09

The Art of Dreaming

2/13/2021
As musicians, we dream about our next big gig, a brighter musical future and more. But, what happens when one of our dreams falls flat? There is an art to staying positive and moving forward while accepting rejection. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss the how to keep the dream alive while dealing with the realities of the music business.

Duration:00:28:30

A Future of Music

2/7/2021
I would imagine most of you know about Elon Musk and his companies, Tesla, SpaceX, The Boring Company and OpenAI. Today we're going to discuss the technology being developed by another one of his ventures, Neuralink. Most recently Musk showcased a brain-machine interface that has the potential to do some amazing things in both the medical and consumers worlds. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss the possibilities of using brain implant technologies with...

Duration:00:30:26

A Chat With Will Vinson

1/31/2021
Acclaimed alto saxophonist/composer Will Vinson joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about music, career, quarantine and more! Will is a badass musician and an inciteful cat!

Duration:01:02:46

Play First, Play Hard, No Mercy!

1/24/2021
Alright, so you probably get the Cobra Kai reference unless you're not a fan of badass TV shows and films. That being said, if you happen to hate all things "Karate Kid", there is still plenty to like in this episode :). Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they make shockingly legitimate parallels between your music career, Cobra Kai and of course Miyagi-Do.

Duration:00:54:41

Secret Skills

1/17/2021
Non-music skills are vital to all aspects of our lives. These seemingly unrelated abilities can help our music careers, enhance our inspiration and boost our overall enjoyment of the world. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss why these skills are so important.

Duration:00:39:26

A Chat With Mike Moreno

1/10/2021
Acclaimed jazz guitarist and composer Mike Moreno joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about livestreaming, getting gigs, social media promotion, music school and much more. Mike is an extremely talented musician and this is a great episode!

Duration:01:00:29

Numbers Nonsense

1/3/2021
Numbers can be vital in our music and our lives. They keep on on schedule, on task, in key and more. But there are also times when we need to go with our instincts and disregard the math right in front of us. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss when to ignore the numbers.

Duration:00:32:18

Resolution Time!

12/27/2020
What do New Year's resolutions, musical cadences, Benford's Law and the natural flow of the universe have in common? Hmm, I'm not entirely sure, but I think we try to tie it all together in this episode :). Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss how to start 2021 on the right foot.

Duration:00:34:57

A Chat With Cory Weeds

12/19/2020
Tenor saxophonist and entrepreneur Cory Weeds joins us in the virtual studio today for this super cool episode. We talk about owning a jazz club, running a record label, booking talent, getting noticed on the scene and more. This is a good one!

Duration:00:48:48

Look, Listen, Live!

12/13/2020
As humans and musicians, we often forget to observe our surroundings. It's easy to get caught up in the rat-race of life and forget about all the amazing things happening right under our noses. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss how to escape your self-contained bubble so you can enjoy the bigger picture.

Duration:00:31:50

Performance, Perception & Peanuts

12/6/2020
Perception can be very illusive for people. As musicians, we don't always know what we sound like until we hear a recording or get feedback from another person. We also often have trouble focusing on the present and instead we ruminate about the past or the future. Join Adam Small and Jake Moses from My Music Masterclass as they discuss being in the now!

Duration:00:35:16

A Chat With Alan Pasqua

11/29/2020
Renowned pianist, composer and educator Alan Pasqua (Tony Williams, Allan Holdsworth, Bob Dylan, Michael Brecker, Peter Erskine, etc.) joins us in the virtual studio today to talk about music, his career, being a professional musician and more. This is a super fun episode with a bad cat!

Duration:00:58:11