By Jim Ferguson
Destined to develop into a vintage, this ebook is the ordinary results of not just years of enjoying jazz guitar but additionally of the author's lengthy institutions with many cutting edge jazz guitarists. This complete consultant is without doubt one of the first jazz the way to concentration solely at the blues idiom and its contribution to jazz improvisation. it's designed that can assist you play authoritatively in a huge spectrum of jazz guitar settings from sizeable band to small mixtures to a solo context. This booklet is split into four sections which addresses 12-bar blues progressions, 3-note Freddie Green-type chords, shuffles, swing riff comping, chord scales, linear bebop comping, modal thoughts, triads over bass notes and a wealth of chord voicings and inversions. contains over one hundred ten tune examples, forty five whole 12-bar choruses, and a CD with 30 tracks. It additionally deals a worthy thesaurus of jazz terminology. Written in normal notation and tablature.
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