I had the honor of being asked by Rebal to play in his band for a concert at Bancaja Fundacíon in Valencia. We played swinging Jazz Middle Eastern and classical music fusion. Rebal has a growing following for his blend of Syrian, Iraqi, Moroccan, Sephardic and Arabic original tunes. One of my favorite pieces of the evening was our original arrangement of “Erbarme dich, mein...
On my left hand I’ve transcribed from Moment’s Notice John Coltrane’s solo. I’m also harmonizing the solo a 10th higher with my right hand. I’m an award-winning pianist, known for jazz, I but play many genres of music. You can find me on Facebook.com/MaxHolmMusician. You can reach me at [email protected] . MaxHolm.com.
I’m currently in my 4th semester at Berklee, after completing 49 credits in semester 1. I’m taking 12 classes this term, looking forward to getting deeper into improvisation with Kenny Werner, and taking production, groove writing and arranging classes, among others. Those are my favorites. Here’s a video of me completely improvising a classical piece in one of the Berklee practice rooms on campus.