Norman Adams

The Big Recording Project II

Well, I’ve been working at it. The Big Recording Project. Each day I head down to my little room at 1313 Hollis Street and commit something to digital permanence. “Permanence” ….

It’s been an interesting process. My time has been pretty scattered due to The Cello of Mr. O, and then the big recording project for Derek Charke in Wolfville, so some days I’m there for 30 minutes, some days […]

By |May 24th, 2016|Improvisation, Norman Adams, The Workshop|0 Comments

The Big Recording Project

I’ve been thinking about this for a while: A solo record.

I don’t think of myself as a soloist really, but I am definitely a person who faces a challenge: “why am I NOT a solo player?” I ask myself….

I dug in a bit last spring in Prince George, BC at The Casse Tete Festival where I had a chance to play 2 sets alone. It was a challenge and […]

By |April 26th, 2016|Improvisation, Norman Adams|0 Comments

Glasgow Blog 6

The final 3 days of the trip to Glasgow were a whirlwind, both literally and figuratively. I’m actually safely at home in Halifax now but I’ll give you the rundown of the past very eventful days!

Wednesday dawned (around 9am, I mean really!) wet and blustery. I was expecting wet in Scotland, but when I went outside to run an errand, the conditions were profound: The rain cut when it […]

By |December 12th, 2015|Improvisation, Norman Adams, touring, Uncategorized|0 Comments

London Blog 3

It was a productive day yesterday, begun by dragging my jetlagged butt out of bed and soaking it in strong coffee for a good period. Then (or during) computers were opened and we began to talk about new features in Max 7 and some of the new programming efficiencies they present. I’m hoping that they can wrench my linear brain out of its stupor. I tend to like to see […]

By |December 5th, 2015|Improvisation, Norman Adams, Uncategorized|0 Comments