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Intermediate Jazz Improvisation - A Study Guide For Developing Soloists (Book & CD Set)

by George Bouchard
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$51.95
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Description:

For all those players in search of a method to bridge the gap between playing scales, chords and licks to playing meaningful jazz solos. Specifically designed to refine and build upon the knowledge you already have and to improve your understanding and skills as a soloist.

Format features a 274 page Book, two audio play-a-long/demonstration CDs, and a third CD with 168 printable pdf pages of transcribed solos (from the audio CDs) transposed for C, Bb, Eb, and bass clef instruments! Sample solos are transcribed for all instruments so you can see and hear what is played!

2 PLAY-A-LONG / DEMO CDs include selected rhythm section tracks from the Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Longs, coordinated with exercises and solo examples.

“I can’t tell you strongly enough how much I love your book -- and I own literally 100s of jazz books!”

“I love it! I’m having my summer students buy it this week.”

“I just want to say thanks for the wonderful book -- it really helps to unify all the diverse material out there and chart a pathway by means of specific goals along the way.”

“Your book is the most in-depth I’ve ever seen. I really enjoy thesample solos.”

“It’s a terrific value ... there is immediate help in developing convincing lines ... the author gives real, solid information and makes it easy to understand how to prepare. ... it is the key to working with Jamey’s Play-A-Longs.”

“Excellent. It’s a complete course. All this in one book and 3-CDs ... fantastic!”

“GREAT book. This is the first that is really helping me play through tunes -- I never really ‘got it’ until this book.”

Additional Information:

Publisher: Jamie Aebersold Jazz
Catalogue Number: IJI
Northwest Product Number: 113-1002-61-001

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