Kartika Franks, Duncan Stewart, Kim Cambridge, Paul Goodwin, Peron Lan.
The following words were posted by Anthony Lucas ( jazz musician & bugeisha ) on facebook influenced by a training clip made by Simon Gaunt.
” there are three main rules in jazz:
1) play in the harmony,
2) play out of the harmony,
3) disregard the harmony all together.”
This is like SHU HA RI.
We can see that everything is connected. Through budo study and practise, we hope to become aware of this connection and develop a working knowledge to benefit our lives and that of others.
I was a semi-professional musician ( well, a drummer really ) when I lived in Tasmania. For musicians, it`s all about the “connection”.
when a synchronicity with each other is obtained, an amazing feeling of “oneness” or “connectedness” envelopes the subconscious. This feeling wells up and drives the band as a single unit. With unified hearts, the musicians come to reach their soul through the music and enlarge their capacity to accept ” freedom”.