I’ve long been interested in the possibilities of free solo improvisation – starting from nothing, with no expectations other than to let the music flow and develop in the moment. I explored it on my own for many years, and was initially hesitant to share these recordings for a number of reasons, including the awareness that this kind of music often falls into the category of “music that’s more fun to play than to listen to.”
A full CD of solo improvisations is still on my to-do list, but here are three tracks to get you started. Please listen on a good set of headphones or speakers.
The first one starts off frenetic, but stick with it – later it becomes quite lyrical…
|December 19, 2004 - Part 1|
|August 19, 2008 - Part 2|
|August 19, 2008 - Part 4|
All songs Copyright © Bob Karty.