Having chosen a profession where I’ve accepted that at times it may be a complete gamble for my livelihood, I am glad to be what I like to refer to as an ‘International Player.’ As many of my fellow musicians from back home know very well, playing music internationally is one of the best feelings […]
The latest news about jazz vocalist/educator Ashton n. Moore.
Years ago I was watching a Cypress Hill interview and the host asked them how they got so good at songwriting. They replied, “Anything you do everyday, you’re gonna get better at it” and it stuck in my head ever since I heard it. Now I find myself playing the piano and singing most nights […]
Since the top of the year, I’ve been lucky enough to fulfill my resolution thus far by having more of my live performances happen at actual venues instead of playing the background all the time. This week has proven to be further evidence of a granted wish as Rivonne and I will be performing at […]
Date: 24 & 25 August 2012 Time: 10.30pm Cover charge: RM50 Phone +603 2142 3737 Address 17, Jalan Mesui Off Jalan Nagasari 50200 Kuala Lumpur Patrick Terbrack Noted for his hard swinging style and deeply soulful and expressive sound, jazz saxophonist Patrick Terbrack has performed with seasoned veterans and jazz legends Willie Pickens, Rodney Whitaker, […]
Congratulations to Ashton Moore, recently announced as the new Vocal Teacher for the prestigious Peripatetic Instrumental Music at The British School in Tokyo, Japan for the 2011-2012 school year. The British School in Tokyo encourages students of all ages to be actively involved in developing their musical talents and interests and we believe that every […]
Welcome to the site. There is a bit here for you to spend time on if you like singing or want to become a better singer- music, lyrics, photos and face to face interaction. There are links to artists’ sites whose work I respect and with whom I have worked. Of course, though, I hope […]
The Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition, often compared in stature to classical music’s International Tchaikovsky Competition and the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition, is widely regarded as the most prestigious jazz competition in the world. Each year, the competition features a different musical instrument, and major scholarships and prizes are awarded to talented young musicians. […]