Monday, September 8, 2014

Barry Harris - Chopin Changes

Barry Harris - Chopin Changes

Barry Harris - A Master Class - Giant Steps

 Barry Harris - A Master Class - Giant Steps

Barry Harris - A Master Class - Stella By Starlight

 Stella By Starlight - Barry Harris

This video is part of a collection of videos which Frans Elsen recorded during workshops that Barry Harris gave at the Royal Conservatory in The Hague between 1989 and 1998. Frans Elsen was a very important Dutch pianist, arranger and educator of Jazz. He and Barry shared a mutual appreciation of each others music and were close friends. This material has been edited and selected by Frans himself. It gives a unique insight in Barry's wonderful ways of teaching and his extraordinary musicianship. Please visit http://www.franselsen.com for info about Frans Elsen and his musical legacy. There is a special reference to these videos on that website. These videos are an important historical document of one of Jazz music's finest and foremost musicians and educators.