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Authors: Shawn Wallace, Dr. Keith Newton, Kris Johnson, Steve Kortyka
Format: Softcover
Version: Jazz Improvisation Text

Whether you're a beginner, an amateur, a professional or a teacher, you will find this book an excellent means of continuing your musical journey. This is a step-by-step guide to help you develop essential skills for improvisation. The concepts presented are first demonstrated over the 12-bar blues progression; in later chapters, the ideas are realized over rhythm changes and in original compisitions based on the chord progressions of jazz standards.

Topics include:
  • scales and modes
  • chords and riffs
  • transposition
  • musical quotation
  • phrasing and articulation
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