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#188574 - 01/05/13 12:26 PM [User Showcase] Smooth Jazz
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My long time buddy Keith Stone stopped by and we recorded a few tunes, mostly one take and not rehearsed. Been our Christmas tradition for a while. We use to play in a band together long ago. All songs on his RN page are Biab done by me. Keith Stone

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#188575 - 01/05/13 12:37 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: Tommyc]
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That is so great!
I could only listen to the first one. And this is gorgeous.
When I have time I'll come back and
listen to the rest. I'm already looking forward.

Guenter

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#188576 - 01/05/13 03:54 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: boehm]
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Very good! Smooth alright.
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#188577 - 01/05/13 08:11 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: cubanpete]
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Great stuff!

You guys ought to get together more often!

This is a keeper.
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#188578 - 01/05/13 09:31 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: MarioD]
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Tommy,

Very cool - loved it!

Bob
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#188579 - 01/06/13 05:55 AM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: rsdean]
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Hi Tommy,

The first word that popped into my head was "brilliant" and it refused to budge for the entire piece. I don't know how you do it, but this sounds incredibly professional on absolutely every level.

You music inspires.

All the best,
Noel
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#188580 - 01/08/13 07:59 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: Noel96]
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Tommyc Offline
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Thanks Guys for listening, and such nice comments!

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#188581 - 01/08/13 08:52 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: Tommyc]
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Very, very nice work... I would go see you guys at a club any time -- why only at Christmas? Whereabouts are you?
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#188582 - 01/09/13 07:09 PM [User Showcase] Re: Smooth Jazz [Re: Brallan]
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Thanks Brallan! Keith lives in Washington, and I live in Texas. But we still see each other at Christmas to make a few songs.

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