customer service support software

Free Shipping $49 or More! Enter FS49 on Checkout
Domestic Shipping Only, Excludes Bass Fiddles

803-467-5233
Digital Downloads

Play better Bluegrass Newsletter sign up!
Sign up for news, discounts
and latest releases
your ad here
Browse Play better blue grass
Jazz Guitar Method
Jazz Guitar Method
List Price: US $14.95
Our Price: US $13.45
You Save: US $1.50
Please select from the Options below
Format
Manufacturer:
SKU: 93240

One of the easiest and most practical approaches to jazz guitar on the market today, this method thoroughly covers the basics for jazz guitar solo performance, including: theory, scales, chords, phrasing, passing tones, and much more. This highly acclaimed study of jazz rhythm chords and their application contains extensive instruction on jazz chord accompaniment and chord substitution. The "user-friendly" text utilizes a "lesson style format" which makes it perfect for both individual study and as a classroom text. Penned by professional jazz guitarist Ronny Lee, this text is highly recommended to anyone who desires a thorough, well-graded course of study for jazz guitar. Written in standard notation with chord symbols and diagrams.

CONTENTS Part One: Solo & Melody Playing/Improvisation
Stepping Stone #1: Music Theory
Stepping Stone #2: Chords
Stepping Stone #3: Scales
Stepping Stone #4: Keys
Stepping Stone #5: Chords from Scales
Stepping Stone #6: Chord Inversions
Stepping Stone #7: Scale Degree Functions
Stepping Stone #8: Intervals
Stepping Stone #9: Seventh Chords
Stepping Stone #10: Improvising

Jazz Solo Course
Lesson 1: Jazz is a Musical Line...
Lesson 2: A Jazz Chorus
Lesson 3: Runs and Riffs
Lesson 4

Part Two: Chord Rhythm Playing & Substitutions
Lessons 1 & 2: The Major Chord with the Root in the Bass
Lessons 3 & 4: The Major Chord with the Third in the Bass
Lessons 5, 6 & 7: The Major Chord with the Fifth in the Bass
Lesson 8: Root, 3rd, and 5th in the Bass Chords
Lessons 9-11: Chord Substitution
Lesson 12: The Dominant 7th Suspended
Lesson 13: Substitution Chords Derived from the Dominant 7th Chords with the Fifth in the Bass
Lesson 14: The Suspended Chords Derived from the Dominant 7th with the Fifth in the Bass
Lesson 15: The Dominant 7 Flat 5 Chord
Lessons 16-17: Dominant 7th Substitution
Lesson 18: Applying Substitutions to the I-VI-II-V Progressions in Various Keys
Lesson 19: Another Major Form and Derivations, with the Root in the Bass
Lesson 20: The Augmented Chord
Lesson 21: Minor Progressions, Root in the Bass
Lesson 22: Minor Progressions, Third in the Bass
Lesson 23: Exercise on the Minor 7 and Minor 6 chords
Lesson 24: Minor Progressions, Fifth in the Bass
Lesson 25: Exercise on Minor 6 Chords with the Minor Third and Fifth in the Bass
Lesson 26: Substitutions
Lesson 27: Substitutions Review
Lesson 28: Minor Form with the Root, Major 7, Minor 7, and Major 6 in the Bass
Lesson 29: The Diminished Chord
Lesson 30: Voicing Suggestion
Lesson 31: Dominant 13 Chord and Augmented 9 Chord
Lesson 32: The Major 9 Chord
Lesson 33: Major 9 Substitutions
Lesson 34: The Minor 7 Flat 5 Chord derived from the Minor 7 chord
Lesson 35: Exercise on the 13 Flat 9 Chord
Lesson 36: The 13 Flat 9 Chord and the Augmented 7 Flat 9 Chord
Lesson 37: Substitutions
Lesson 38: Common Tones
Lessons 39-40: Applying Common Tones to Song Endings
Lesson 41: Playing Chord Accompaniments by Ear
Lessons 42-43: Comping

CONTENTS

Jazz Guitar Related Products
Playbetterbluegrass.com
Clear Choice, LLC
205 Park Springs Rd.
Columbia, SC 29223
803-467-5233 M-F 9-5 EST
Playbetter