I have great instructors of both Saxophone and English speech. Today will be my turning point if I can change to better person or not. It is called metamorphosis. I need change.
After I take speech classes at school, mysterious thing often happen to me. When I listen to vocal songs, suddenly its lyric hits my soul. This evening it happens again, when Foggy Day by Billy Holiday broadcasts on radio. Her voice is lazy and moving. I know that this song describes about fog in London.
1st is musician. 2nd is teacher. 3rd is writer. In Japanese maximum there is such a word: If you announce it to public,the dream will come true. Actually I have more more dreams.
I always wish to change myself in better way. I notice that what changes me is not school books nor class studies. My peers change me. interesting..
She says that my face is alike to grant-grandfather. He was Haiku poet and water color painter. I think that free jazz like Ornette Coleman is similar to modern water color painting.
This afternoon, I have a gig to play in front of audience of all high school students. They listen to our music like Rock concert! I think that there is no difference between jazz and Rock.
My New Year Eve gig was awesome. Pianist started music in unexpected afro cuban rhythm which was so hip that I became extra excited and I did'nt remember what stuff I played. Audience talked me that I played fantastic so i may play petty well. it's a first experience.for me to play out of mind. Interesting!
I have never imagined that I play big tenor sax. But yesterday this Mark VI tenor suddenly come to my house. It's my destiny to play tenor?? It's not joke, it's real. I feel it is a big present for me now.
I write new original tunes for my EP. I also look for new soprano saxophone for these tunes. Moreover, I practice scat Solos. Duladadalala! I love Chet Baker's scat Solos.
I was very material and practical girl in Japan. However, in U.S., i dream if my dream will come true. It's interesting.