$19.99
Complete Jazz Guitar Method: Intermediate Jazz Guitar
By Jody Fisher
Item: 00-40644
UPC: 038081455426
ISBN 10: 0739094424
ISBN 13: 9780739094426
PRICE: $19.99
Series: Complete Method
Category: Guitar Method or Supplement
Format: Book & CD
Instrument: Guitar
Level: Intermediate
Version: Standard Notation Only
This book by renowned jazz guitarist and educator Jody Fisher, now in a standard-notation-only edition, is great for guitarists who have learned the basics of jazz harmony and improvisation. Topics include the ii-V-I progression, solo lines, altered chord formulas, and comping in various jazz feels, such as Latin, swing, ballad, and even funk. Continuing the format of Beginning Jazz Guitar, every new concept is accompanied by etudes and songs for practice, with every chapter clearly divided into harmony and improvisation lessons. Packed with hundreds of chord voicings and improvisation ideas, this book is a must for any serious student of jazz guitar.
TITLE COMPOSER
Playing with Good Tone
The Closer You Are
Foggy
Lesson 1B: Single-Note Solo
Single Notes in the Mist
CODA --- A MEDLEY OF SUGGESTIONS AND MUSICAL CONCEPTS
Lesson 2A/2B: Diatonic Arpeggios
CHAPTER 2
Lesson 1A: Altered Chords
Dominant 7th Flat Five Chords
Lesson 2A: More Altered Chords
Dominant 7 Sharp 5 Chords
Funny
Lesson 2B: Progressions for Practicing Arpeggios
The Value of Practicing Along a Single String
Singing Along with Improvised Lines
Listening to the Greats
Jazz Artists
Lesson 1B: Practicing Arpeggios
More About Practicing
Lesson 3A: Altered Chords, Continued
String Set 6-5-4-3
CHAPTER 5
Lesson 1B: Improvising Over Diatonic ii-V7-I Progressions
Lesson 1A: Chord Solo
Friendly
Dominant 7 Flat 9 Chords
Lesson 3B: Creating Lines No. 1
Spelling Out the Changes
Swing Feel
Lesson 4A: More Altered Chords
Dominant 7 Sharp 9 Chords
Lesson 3A: Comping Funk Feels
Lesson 3B: Ascending Lines from Chord Tones
Lesson 4A: Comping Ballads
Lesson 4B: Descending Lines from Chord Tones
CHAPTER 4
String Set 5-4-3-2
String Set 4-3-2-1
Lesson 2B: Learning Licks No. 2
Minor Licks
Lesson 3A: Chord Connections No. 3
Moving Across the String Sets
Lesson 3B: Learning Licks No. 3
Dominant Licks
Lesson 4A: Chord Connections No. 4
CHAPTER 7
Lesson 1A: Turnarounds
Lesson 1B: Soloing Over Turnarounds
CHAPTER 8
About the Author
Introduction
CHAPTER 1
Lesson 1A: The ii-V7-I Progression
Blues Solo No. 3
CHAPTER 3
Lesson 1A: Comping Swing Feels
Lesson 1B: Major 7th Extensions
Lesson 2A: Comping Latin Feels
By the Light of the Moon
Lesson 4B: Creating Lines No. 2
Neighbor Tones Approaching the Root
Lesson 5A: Chords with Combined Alterations
Neighbor Tones Approaching the 3rd
Lesson 6A: More Chords with Combined Alterations
Lesson 6B: Creating Lines No. 4
Neighbor Tones Approaching the 5th
Lesson 7A: Other Important Chords and ii-V7-I Fingerings
Slash Chords
ii-V7-I Fingerings
Lesson 7B: Creating Lines No. 5
C Mixolydian Fingerings
Sample Blues Solos
Blues Solo No. 1
Blues Solo No. 2
Neighbor Tones Approaching the 7th
Lesson 2B: Diminished Extensions
String Set 5-4-3-2
String Set 4-3-2-1
Lesson 4B: Learning Licks No. 4
Minor 7 Flat 5 Licks
Lesson 1A: The Blues Progression
Lesson 1B: Soloing Over Blues Progressions
C Minor Pentatonic Fingerings
C Blues Scale Fingerings
Lesson 1A: Chord Connections
Lesson 1B: Learning Licks No. 1
Major Chord Licks
Lesson 2A: Chord Connections No. 2
String Set 6-5-4-3
Rhythm Solo
CHAPTER 6
Lesson 1A: Rhythm Changes
Rhythm
Lesson 1B: Soloing Over Rhythm Changes
Lesson 5B: Creating Lines No. 3