51 EWI Little Finger Exercises (Free Download)

To celebrate the beginning of my 35th year playing electric wind instruments I wrote these 51 EWI Little Finger Exercises.  EWI standard fingering setting and little finger technique is crucial to fast, fluid, glitch free EWI technique.  EWI has a…


EWI/jazz master Class on Advanced Pentatonics!

I go over the 960 Pentatonic scales, their formulas and application with audio examples.

My new 960 Pentatonic Scales eBook is available from the eStore at JazzWebShed.com


New eBook Free Download

Here's my new eBook! I took Exercise #1 from 25 Daily exercises for Saxophone by H. Klose and transposed to 16 modes in all 12 keys. You get the 7 church modes, 7 Lydian Augmented (Jazz Minor) modes, Harmonic minor…

EWI/jazz Master Class 12/13/2010

In this master class I teach the formulas for using major triad pairs over minor 7ths (dorian), dom.7, major and jazz minor. also covered tritone subs and alternate pairs for inside/outside side slipping.

October '09 EWI Technique Exercises

This month I want to deal with deglitching your EWI technique.  From working on my own fingering technique over the years and working with my students it's apparent that the main cause of glitching comes from the 3rd finger or…

September '09 Art of the EWI Technique

Here are 3 Exercises that are sure to improve your octave roller technique.  They will help you know your "octave place". Practice them slowly and precisely at first and then increase speed. Use light thumb pressure with crisp snappy moves…


August '09 EWI Technique Tip

If you own an Akai EWI4000s this months tip will help you get to know your instrument and it's sonic potential. I've asked numerous EWI players if they have taken the time to do the exercise explained here and not…