Originally Posted by Todd Sucherman
... long phrases in my dvd, but to answer your question, I'm doing it consciously and spontaneously. Or really, improvising. I'll think in 4 or 8 bar phrases and sometimes longer with over the bar line ideas....
Todd, weird question. Please bear with me.. While soloing when you are phasing 2 bars or even playing over the barline without actually keeping external tempo ( e.g hi hat ostinatos..), are you playing to a consistent rhythm/melody in your head or is it just an imaginary metronome without accents?