Clear Solutions for Jazz ImprovisersBy Jerry Coker Book Level: Intermediate / Advanced Item: 24-CSI
Legendary jazz educator Jerry Coker's newest contribution to jazz enlightenment Clear Solutions for Jazz Improvisers, identifies all of the most common problems Jerry has encountered in his nearly 50 years as a master teacher. In clear, easy-to-understand instruction and concise musical examples, Jerry first defines the concept, explains its purpose, and then presents its traditional usage. Concepts include guide tones, tri-tones, the jazz language, turnarounds, polychords, slash chords, ii/V7/Is, vehicle types, keeping your place, and much more. This book will greatly increase your understanding of the most essential jazz concepts all improvisers need to master.