This phenomenal sax
legend, vocalist, composer, and multi-instrumentalist is additionally
a terrific literary talent (and published author). "The Function of Music"
is a very special article that Dennis recently contributed to
the "Teacher Feature" page. Wise words of experience
from an artist whose credits include being a member of Sly &
the Family Stone, The Elvin Bishop Group, The Tokens ("The
Lion Sleeps Tonight"), and many, many others. Check it out.
One of his most successful
recordings from his recent release ("New Beginning")
is now available at Vision Music's "Special
"Overcome" is a beautiful original presented in full lesson
format, featuring octaves for guitar in standard notation and