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Christian Howes
Jazz violinist, composer, producer, and founder of the online Creative Strings Academy, a home study course and community for improvising string players.
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Christian Howes Aug 20
Live from Europe (recorded to the voice memo on my phone). One of my mentors, Bobby Floyd, taught me to always record every gig. It's the best thing you can do to improve. I record hundreds of these, but I felt like sharing this one.
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Christian Howes Jan 16
3 Easy Ways to Improve Rhythm & Improvisation w/ the BOW via
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Christian Howes Aug 17
Jazz Violin Bowing Lesson- Improve Rhythmic Feel w/ the Bow (2 Ways)
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Christian Howes Jan 14
Yep, I went there..:)
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Christian Howes Jan 13
Crazy Eights (unaccompanied violin improvisation) via
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Christian Howes 13 Oct 18
"Waltz" - Improvisations for Unaccompanied Violin (Ep. 4)
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Christian Howes 16 Oct 18
"Meditation" - Improvisations for Unaccompanied Violin (Ep. 2)
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Christian Howes 18 Oct 18
Live presentation for orchestra teachers given at the Colorado Music Educators Association
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Christian Howes Aug 20
There will always be haters. Don't let that stop you. Listen on Creative Strings Podcast to Regina Carter's inspiring story of overcoming the haters on the way to her incredible impact in the Jazz and violin worlds..
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Christian Howes Jan 21
"A violin should be played with love, or not at all." - Joseph Wechsberg
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Christian Howes 20 Oct 18
I wrote this tune as the title track of my most recent album for Resonance Records, and Tamrin Ingram contributed really beautiful video art to make this happen. The players featured include Josh Nelson, Ben Williams, and Gregory Hutchinson
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Christian Howes Jan 3
How to Take Control of Your Music Career in 2020 via
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Christian Howes 23 Oct 18
so someone says "do an unboxing video" and I think to myself," juggling, breakdancing, original music, and my son's stuffed animals..."
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Christian Howes 25 Oct 18
Eli Bishop and his amazing mind, back when he apparently had spare time to think up crazy stuff like this. this is still fresh to me. Both Parts of the Bach Double at once.
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Christian Howes Mar 12
“Musicians don’t retire; they stop when there’s no more music in them.” -Louis Armstrong
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Christian Howes Feb 26
"Nothing will stop you from being creative so effectively as the fear of making a mistake.” -John Cleese
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Christian Howes Dec 29
How to Create Culture that Values your Music via
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Christian Howes 30 Oct 18
Largo. Thats the Italian word for slow. (I think).
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Christian Howes 1 Nov 18
Fun duo with my buddy Greg Byers
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Christian Howes 3 Nov 18
"Pronouncement" - Improvisations for Unaccompanied Violin (Ep. 20)
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