Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 1 – 5

Jan 18 2017

Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 1 – 5

Possession of this collection will enable any musician, independently of level and experience in jazz improvisation mastery, learn the basic styles and genres of jazz, and eventually become a true expert in this. Information for reference (for those who do not know): Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long – the world’s best collections of exercises for jazz musicians. Volume 1: How To Play Jazz & Improvise. Beginning/Intermediate. Easy to understand and inspiring for all musicians wishing to explore the secrets of jazz improv. CD includes blues in Bb and F, four dorian minor tracks, four-measure cadences, cycle of dominants, 24-measure song,...

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Dan Haerle – Jazz/Rock Voicings for the Contemporary Keyboard Player

Jan 17 2017

Dan Haerle – Jazz/Rock Voicings for the Contemporary Keyboard Player

An intermediate method for jazz and rock keyboard players. Prerequisite is the knowledge of common chord types. The book provides information on the application of chords and the principles of chord functions and substitutions. Dan Haerle taught Jazz Piano, Jazz Fundamentals, Advanced Jazz Improvisation, Jazz MIDI, Graduate Jazz Improvisation, Rhythm Section Master Class and he supervised the jazz chamber music program. He directed the Jazz Strings and a keyboard ensemble called The Zebras. He taught the courses in basic MIDI theory, sequencing and jazz notation. He has recorded many Jamey Aebersold play-alongs, has several jazz text books published, is...

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Romane – La Guitare Jazz Manouche

Jan 13 2017

Romane – La Guitare Jazz Manouche

Unitonic scales , diminished arpeggios, minor and major triads, improvised bi-tonal phrasing phrasing, chromatic scales “rolls”, voicings on standard harmonic progressions, diatonic substitutions, “manouche pompe” pick “sweeping,” “rolls” etc. In this DVD youll discover very precious technical and aesthetic information directly inherited from the Gypsy Master, Django Reinhardt. Gammes unitoniques et arpèges diminués en escalier, triades majeures et mineures, phrases d’improvisation bitonales, roulé de gamme chromatique, voicings sur les progressions harmoniques standards, substitutions diatoniques et tritoniques, enrichissements d’accords, accompagnement manouche et syncopé, technique du sweeping, roulement de médiator, etc. Vous découvrirez ainsi dans ce DVD tout un ensemble de...

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Akira Jimbo – Independence

Jan 12 2017

Akira Jimbo – Independence

Akira Jimbo, who has become famous not only for his virtuoso drum technique, but also for his unique compositions and performances that blend acoustic and electric drums, presents this blend of performance and instructional video, EVOLUTION. Here he demonstrates both his hand and foot. In this film, noted drummer Akira Jimbo performs songs that demonstrate his unique style and technique. In this performance, Jimbo demonstrates his so-called “trigger system,” an expansion of his trademark mix of electronic and acoustic drums. Jimbo explains the techniques he uses to integrate hand and footwork into his style. Akira Jimbo is a Japanese...

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Dale Turner – Intros, Endings and Turnarounds

Jan 11 2017

Dale Turner – Intros, Endings and Turnarounds

In this book/CD pack, Dale Turner, teaches invaluable intros, endings and turnarounds that all the pros know and use, in jazz, blues, rock and country styles. The book includes examples in standard notation and tab, and the CD features 99 demonstration tracks. It has value for all levels. There is nothing like a good intro or ending. They are classified by style which makes them especially valuable. Take example the old classic western “El Paso”. By applying Turners intro’s and endings in D you can have your very own, personalized styling that will sound unique and appropriate to lovers...

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Michael Horowitz – Gypsy Picking

Jan 10 2017

Michael Horowitz – Gypsy Picking

Play faster, louder, and with better tone by learning the rest-stroke picking technique used by Django Reinhardt, Stochelo Rosenberg, Bireli Lagrene, and Fapy Lafertin. In this book you’ll learn: Proper body and hand positions; The Rest-stroke picking technique; Fifteen picking patterns; Thirty of the most commonly used phrases; A minor blues solo packed with Django’s favorite ideas; History of Django Reinhardt and other Gypsy guitarists. The book is organized into four sections. Part I, “Gypsy Jazz,” provides historical information about Gypsy jazz and the Rest-stroke picking technique employed by Gypsy guitarists. Part II, “Fundamentals,” explains proper body positions and...

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Fareed Haque – Jazz Comping Survival Guide

Jan 10 2017

Fareed Haque – Jazz Comping Survival Guide

All aboard! Fareed Haque’s Jazz Comping Survival Guide is leaving the station. Throw your big jazz chord dictionaries out the window, forget everything you know about jazz comping, take a deep breath and buckle up – you’re about to blaze through four years of undergraduate jazz guitar studies, two years of jazz grad school and a thousand gigs worth of experience in roughly four and half hours of interactive mind-meld with one of the most prolific, inventive, erudite and switched-on guitarists on the planet. Guitar virtuoso and master educator Fareed Haque has worked with Sting, Dizzy Gillespie, Dave Holland,...

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Fred Sokolow – Irving Berlin Songbook

Jan 09 2017

Fred Sokolow – Irving Berlin Songbook

Irving Berlin wrote some of the most popular songs of all time, and they sound great on guitar. In this DVD, Fred plays and teaches six Berlin favorites, including guitar backup (for singing) and instrumental versions of each tune. Just for fun, Fred includes the rarely-heard introductory verses to some of the songs, and plays ad-lib instrumental chord solos for all of them. After playing each song, Fred gives you a run-down on the arrangement, going over tricky spots and analyzing the chord progression and substitutions. Then he replays it slower on a split-screen with close-ups of both hands....

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Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics

Jan 08 2017

Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics

Jazz Play-Along Volume 21 – Rodgers And Hart Classics PDF. The music is very good with a mix of slow and upbeat tempo numbers. The keys are very manageable covering concert, Bb and Eb pitched instruments. The book comes with a CD and there are two tracks per piece. One with the full demonstration including the melody and one to solo over. The format is melody with chords followed by a chord only section to improvise over. A fabulous collection of classic show numbers by the masters of musicals and film! For use with all B flat, E flat...

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Robin Nolan – The Gypsy Jazz Volume 5

Jan 04 2017

Robin Nolan – The Gypsy Jazz Volume 5

Robin Nolan – The Gypsy Jazz Volume 5 PDF download. The RNT books have become an essential item in any guitarists gigbag wishing to learn the Gypsy Jazz style. They cover all the great tunes played by Django that are the standard repertoire for anyone playing this genre of music. Their main advantage over many other books is their accompanying CD which firstly gets you in tune and then takes you along with Robin Nolan and Paul Meader as they play the melody for you, then the melody drops out and they carry on playing the backing rhythm for...

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