Category: Music

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Grant Dermody CD Review

Lay Down My Burden – Grant Dermody and Friends   Grant Dermody is a Seattle based harmonica player, music instructor, vocalist and song writer who has honed his skills over the years playing with acoustic bluesmen John Jackson, Guy Davis, Honeyboy Edwards, John Cephas and Phil Wiggins, Louisiana Red, bluegrass

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This is one of those songs that has been kicking around in my head for years. I heard a version of this by the Modern Jazz Quartet many years ago and they used a repeating riff to set the mood. I have played with this on long car rides, on

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On The Powerbender Road Again

On The Road Again. My Friend Jamie Rounds is a songwriter living in Nashville. He recently invited me to add harp to a cover of the old Canned Heat classic “On The Road Again”. We did this through file exchange online – he sent me his recording, I sent him

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Wooster Symphony Orchestra

I wanted to give you a heads up on a concert that I will be part of. On Sunday, May 15, 8:15 p.m. the Wooster Symphony Orchestra will be doing Nelson Riddle’s “Cross Country Suite,” which is an 11-movement work for solo clarinet, orchestra, and jazz band.  Paquito D’Rivera is

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