Andrew Links

Keyboardist, Improviser, Educator, Composer

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The Point of Abstracticing

This blog is in no way attempting to be the authority on how to learn but offering my thoughts on abstract practicing. Essentially the goal is to break down the structural elements of a passage after learning how to play it to excavate the internal impulse of the idea's creation thus opening a door to new ways of navigating improvised music: creating worksheets from musical moments that strike you as meaningful.