Planning Planning Planning

  New Year – New Start So, here we are at the end of another year, the students begin to thin out for the christmas break with plays, parties etc, I often find it is a good time to evaluate the year and start planning for the next one. From past experience it is all…

What Makes a Good Arrangement?

Recently I was asked to construct a backing track for a cover of the song ‘Greatest Day’ by for a well known boy/man band. All I had to do was replicate the arrangement with the parts of each instrument, easy you might thing, until you actually listen to the song, not just listen, but analyse…