Sunday, January 10, 2010

Brian Blade - Jazz Crimes

Today, a burning solo transcription of drummer Brian Blade from the Joshua Redman album "Elastic".

Here it is as transcribed by Mike Papagni:

Here is the same studio version of the solo as performed by "GM":

And here's a live version featuring Brian Blade with Joshua Redman and Sam Yahel:

Playing like that is a crime indeed !


  1. Brain Blade has a wallet that says 'Bad Mofo" on it

  2. Thanks for this post! Brian Blade is fantastic and sheet music to study to boot!