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Art Carvajal
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Budding music entrepreneur in Central Texas, specializing in jazz guitar and bass. Also a lover of web-developing, speedrunning, TASing, and other nerdy things.
Budding music entrepreneur in Central Texas, specializing in jazz guitar and bass. Also a lover of web-developing, speedrunning, TASing, and other nerdy things.

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Paul Desmond, Idol of Cool
Affectionately nicknamed “the swingin' introvert” by his friends and peers, Paul Desmond's dulcet alto sax voice has become one of the iconic sounds of modern jazz. Although best known for his long-time musical relationship with Dave Brubeck, Desmond quietl...
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The Difficulties of Reading Music on Guitar (And Helpful Resources For It)
While much of this article is targeted at guitar players, musicians on any instrument are encouraged to check out these resources! TL;DR: Sight-reading is a combined process of accurately playing rhythms, notes, and possibly chord changes as notated on shee...
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Reformat incoming! Also, another new resource for jazzers: jazz-sax.com
Hello JazzScripts readers! The JazzScripts blog is about get an overhaul! You may have already noticed the new design, but the content will be changing a little too. Previously, my focus had been pretty much exclusively jazz transcriptions and links to reso...
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The migration begins! Moving the blog to JazzScripts.
Just a heads up to any visitors surprised at no new content-I'm moving! I'll be moving a few of the posts from this blog to my [now]primary blog, JazzScripts . If you'd like to keep track of what's going on, head there! I'll be posting new articles and ma...
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Preface is here! Art and Candy's debut EP now available
It's been a long time coming, but Art and Candy's debut EP Preface is now available everywhere! You can listen in or purchase a copy on iTunes , CD Baby (where you can also order physical copies) , Spotify , or on quite a few other services like Shazam, Goo...
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A New Resource for Central Texas Jazz Lovers: jazzinaustin.com is live!
Greetings jazz lovers! I am thrilled to announce the creation of a brand new website for anyone in or visiting the Central Texas area: jazzinaustin.com! Jazz In Austin is a one-stop site for all jazz-related events happening in and around the Capital City. ...
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A New Resource for Central Texas Jazz Lovers: jazzinaustin.com is live!
Greetings jazz lovers! I am thrilled to announce the creation of a brand new website for anyone in or visiting the Central Texas area: jazzinaustin.com! Jazz In Austin is a one-stop site for all jazz-related events happening in and around the Capital City. ...
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EP Recorded, 2015 SAS Jazz Fest A Success
It's been a little while since the last update, and things are going well for Art and Candy! Our recording session with George Shalda at Bear Dog Studios was an absolute blast--George gets unbelievably amazing sound from his equipment, and it made the entir...
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Jazz Transcription Resource: Martin Schaberl Writes the Book on Wolfgang Muthspiel
Visit Martin's resources page After a relaxing, travel-free Easter Sunday, it's time to get back on the transcriptions track with my favorite guitarist you might not have heard of, Wolfgang Muthspiel. Muthspiel's performances on the album Real Book Stories ...
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