John Stowell – Jazz Guitar Mastery

Jun 04 2017

John Stowell – Jazz Guitar Mastery

The purpose of Jazz Mastery is to give the serious student an entry into the creative process as quickly as possible. Presented here is the necessary information, stated clearly and simply as possible, in the hope that motivation and inspiration will soon follow on the heels of comprehension. The responsibility of a teacher lies in getting students excited, as well as presenting the theory to them in an easily assimilated form. Jazz Mastery will certainly serve up equal portions of the requisite information and inspiration. This material was written and recorded in 1999 and looks like it’s been transferred...

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Alan de Mause – 101 Jazz Guitar Licks

Jun 02 2017

Alan de Mause – 101 Jazz Guitar Licks

This book is more than just a catchy collection of jazz guitar licks. It presents a teaching concept which relates a great-sounding guitar phrase to a typical chord progression and also to a typical standard tune. All examples are in notation and tablature and are applicable to pick or fingerstyle jazz. Contents: Major Seventh Sound Dominant Seventh Sound Minor Seventh Sound Diminished Seventh Sound Augmented Sound Varietes of Licks Built on Chord Progressions from Standart Tunes Introductions Endings Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3). Download Alan de Mause – 101 Jazz Guitar Licks free and other lessons from our...

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Mike Clark: Funk Blues & Straight-Ahead Jazz

May 31 2017

Mike Clark: Funk Blues & Straight-Ahead Jazz

In this info-packed DVD, Clark explains and demonstrates the blues, funk, and jazz roots behind his unique and highly influential approach. Step by step, Clark takes viewers through the evolution of funk, shuffle, and swing, showing with concise illustrations how he shaped his signature “Oakland ghost-note” style into the pioneering grooves he played with Herbie Hancock’s Headhunters. Bonus live performances with his trio show the range, power, and passion that have made Clark into one of the most in-demand, genre-crossing drummers in contemporary music. On this program, Mike Clark, the man behind the “Oakland Ghost-note” style, shares his innovative...

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Warren Bernhardt – Getting Started: You Can Play Jazz Piano Volume 1

May 30 2017

Warren Bernhardt – Getting Started: You Can Play Jazz Piano Volume 1

One of America’s great contemporary players takes you on a journey of discovery and insight into the world of jazz piano that will start you playing the right way. In a 90-minute lesson packed with information, music theory and keyboard technique, players getting their start in the jazz idiom will gain a wealth of knowledge and acquire the tools you’ll need to improvise jazz standards. Warren Bernhardt’s clear, easy-to-follow method builds your keyboard skills step-by-step, starting with the most basic of concepts: proper hand positions, ascending and descending diatonic scales in 3rds, and an understanding of chord shapes, inversions...

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Mark John Sternal – Easy Acoustic Guitar

May 29 2017

Mark John Sternal – Easy Acoustic Guitar

Mark John Sternal – Easy Acoustic Guitar. Beginner Basics and Beyond. The proven content was designed by Expert Guitar Instructor Mark John Sternal to be the FASTEST and EASIEST way to learn to play, GUARANTEED! The student will learn to read guitar music with notation, TAB and charts. The method is geared to allow the viewer to start playing instantly, learning individual notes, then progressively builds up from partial two string chords to full, six string chords. In part 3 of this video, the student will graduate to learn their first 5 SONGS in the most popular music styles,...

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Scott Henderson – Jazz-Rock Mastery

May 28 2017

Scott Henderson – Jazz-Rock Mastery

Scott Henderson Jazz-Rock Mastery download DVD. Scott Henderson studied arranging and composition at Florida Atlantic University and later studied at the Guitar Institute of Technology (G.I.T.) in Hollywood, California where he is presently an instructor. In Jazz Rock Mastery, Scott reveals his unique approach to improvising. You’ll learn how to solo over major, pentatonic, melodic minor, diminished, and whole-tone scales, along with modern uses for arpeggios and triads all in the context of melodic and rhythmic phrasing. Melodic phrasing nails the hard to teach subject of improvisational phrasing. Includes printable companion booklet. Scott Henderson teaches various musical techniques associated...

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Tim Richards – Exploring Jazz Piano Volume 1

May 28 2017

Tim Richards – Exploring Jazz Piano Volume 1

Tim Richards Exploring Jazz Piano Volume 1 PDF. A large and fully comprehensive guide to the inner secrets of the Jazz Piano style. Beginning at first principles, this exhaustive tutorial guides the intermediate Pianist through the nuts and bolts of successful and inspiring improvisation. Author Tim Richards covers all styles from the 1940s to the present day, and includes 28 of his own compositions alongside such celebrated standards as Autumn Leaves, On Green Dolphin Street and Straight, No Chaser. In fact, fans of Monk and Horace Silver will be especially pleased to discover two full transcriptions of solos by...

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Corey Christiansen – In the Pocket: Playing in the Groove

May 27 2017

Corey Christiansen – In the Pocket: Playing in the Groove

One of the roles of a jazz guitarist is providing accompaniment. Economy of rhythm and harmony while comping and grooving with a band will get jazz guitarists further with their fellow bandmates than playing lots of bulky, cluttered rhythms and chords. “Playing in the Groove” will demonstrate to jazz guitar students how not to overplay in a small jazz group settings but rather play tasty lines and chords that will impress any soloist. In this DVD, emphasis is placed on locking in with a bass player and drummer and using chord voicings that won’t clutter up the harmony. The...

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Best of Marcus Miller (Bass Recorded Versions)

May 25 2017

Best of Marcus Miller (Bass Recorded Versions)

Best of Marcus Miller PDF. Bass Recorded Versions – 23 transcriptions from Grammy-winning bassist and session player extraordinare Marcus Miller. This title gives you exactly what you expect – good transcriptions of the most popular Marcus Miller tunes. Great book – worth getting if you plan to work on your Slap Bass Chops. This book has highlighted some of the funky, funky lines of the greatest bass player on the planet. The book showcases a great cross section of his career, notably his work with Miles and Sanborn and moves through all of his solo recordings. In short a...

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Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 26 – 30

May 24 2017

Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long: Volume 26 – 30

Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 26, 27, 28, 29, 30 PDF download. 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 26: The Scale Syllabus. For all levels, instrumentalists & vocalists. Hear David Liebman solo over every scale listed in the Scale Syllabus. He solos on two versions of each scale:...

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