Six month, home study course with 50 page PDF workbook in tab and notation
with over six hours of "Work/Play Along" MP3 audio
Discover the accompaniment possibilities of these "Must know" standards. Learn melodies in chords & "Wes" style octaves. Study arpeggio etudes to help you memorize the progressions. Master transcribed solos then create your own. Explore the 12 bar jazz/blues progression and chord substitution potential. Learn Parker & Stitt riffs on guitar.
Prerequisite: Jazz Guitar Course 1 or equivalent experience.
LESSON 1 "GEORGIA 1" A familiar song that crosses style boundaries. Chord comping with optional voicings. Learn the melody in octaves, play the accompaniment & the melody with the practice tracks. LESSON 2 "GEORGIA 2" A more Challenging chord melody. Three arpeggio studies with harmonic progression, plus an original solo. LESSON 3 "AUTUMN LEAVES 1" Difficult chord melody in swing & Bossa Nova styles. Diminished chords give the arrangement a unique flavor. Chord accompaniment with practice tracks. A must for the serious jazz player. LESSON 4 'AUTUMN LEAVES 2" Two improv solos containing countless ideas. Master every measure & phrase with the swing & Bossa Nova style practice tracks. LESSON 5 "BUD'S BLUES" Uptempo bebop blues with four solos using Charlie Parker & Sonny Stitt's great ideas played on guitar. Lines so lyrical they sound great with or without the included practice tracks. LESSON 6 JAZZ/BLUES SUBSTITUTIONS Covers direct substitutions, flat 5 substitutions, reaffirming tonality, sidestepping, passing chords, four blues comping examples with rhythm sections, plus blues comping as a solo piece.
USB drives save room on your hard drive, you'll avoid losing your download lessons if your computer crashes, and you can play them on different computers! So convenient, load it on any device and take it anywhere in your pocket!! Be sure to keep in a safe place.