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Synthbits: Nicholas Semrad and Lenny "The OX" Reece Instagram Jam with CP88
Check out this Instagram post from Nicholas Semrad and Lenny "The OX" Reece!
This quick little jam featuring Yamaha Synthesizer Artist Nicholas Semrad and the supremely grooving drummer Lenny "The Ox" Reece is deep. Nick and Lenny put up this video on Instagram following their burning perfomance on the Yamaha Stage at NAMM 2019. Nick plays the CP88 Stage Piano with VCM Phaser and a touch of Drive and Lenny provides the grooviest of grooves. Want to see more of these guys? Check out the MODX Launch video here
and the Lesson GK
website. Check it out below:
About the author
Yamaha Synthesizer Product Specialist Blake Angelos has over thirty years of experience with music hardware and software. An expert in music technology, Blake has conducted numerous clinics, master classes and presentations throughout the United States, Europe and Canada. In his role as Product Specialist for the Synthesizer Department Blake appears in many product videos and artist interviews, writes many articles for YamahaSynth.com and co-hosts a regular Podcast called “Behind the Synth”.
Before his work with Yamaha, he taught music theory and jazz studies courses at Arizona State University; managed a technology-focused music store in Seattle and was a production supervisor at Microsoft, where he led a team that developed groundbreaking interactive music content for the Microsoft Network. Blake holds a Bachelor of Music degree from the University of Northern Colorado and a Master of Music degree from Arizona State University. Blake currently resides in Bellingham, Washington with his family, and between his travels around the world for Yamaha, he performs as much as possible with several jazz and creative music groups in Bellingham, Seattle and other places in the Pacific Northwest.