My arrangement of Jimi Hendrix's Voodoo Child performed by the Jazz Composers Alliance Orchestra, guitar solo at 0:45 Click here (make this a link to circle of 5ths /4ths page) for information on the 12 tone techniques used in this composition.
"Rock Ethic" by Norman Zocher (Cadenza by Mimi Rabson) - performed by Elmira Darvarova (former concertmaster for the MET), solo violin, at the New York Chamber Music Festival: Click photo for YouTube link to performance
Berklee on the Road 2015, in Santo Domingo, faculty concert: Norman Zocher (guitar and composition), Jim Odgren, Yoron Israel, Bruno Raberg, Darcel Wilson, Jason Camelio, Ken Cervenka, Carolyn Wilkins, Bob Pilkington, Jim Kelly
Double Trouble: The Relationship Between Double Harmonic Minor and Double Pentatonics.
A Video Demonstration which accompanies my Open Position article for the guitar department online magazine and the 2016 BTOT presentation "The Ties That Bind".
Technique building studies for all picking and finger picking styles that are a part of my Fast and Out: How to Achieve Speed on the Guitar and Getting That "Out" Sound Faculty Artist Clinic series and the 2016 BTOT presentation "The Ties That Bind".
This document on the nature and uses of the cycle of fifths for improvisation and composition was part of my presentation “The Inside of Out” at BTOT 2012 and “A Grand Unified Theory of Music”at BTOT 2010.
I presented “The Everything Sheet” at BTOT 2014 showing there are only 119 diatonic and 239 chromatic structures possible with 12 notes. View PDF
For real world musical examples demonstrating the structures, click here and see above videos.
I presented “The Everything Sheet” at BTOT 2014 showing there are only 119 diatonic and 239 chromatic structures possible with 12 notes. This document demonstrates practical examples of these structures.