Diddling and Fiddling, importance of vocalising dance music (article by Rowan Piggott)

Re: Diddling and Fiddling, importance of vocalising dance music (article by Rowan Piggott)

Thanks! Interesting article.

Re: Diddling and Fiddling, importance of vocalising dance music (article by Rowan Piggott)

As an inveterate accompanist I find it difficult to play the tune and not play a précis all the time but ‘humming’ the actual melody/ tune is fun and instinctive.

Re: Diddling and Fiddling, importance of vocalising dance music (article by Rowan Piggott)

Oh, yes, those poor classically trained musicians who practice 16 hours a day and still don’t understand "groove."

I would say it’s not groove, but genre. They don’t know the genre. And why should they?

Re: Diddling and Fiddling, importance of vocalising dance music (article by Rowan Piggott)

Great advice that and whistling as you walk along to a good rhythm