5 Kenny Garrett Concepts on Night & Day

By

Eric

Jazz Musicians, Tunes

Learning a jazz standard or solo transcription can be a tricky process for any musician. But what many players forget is that you don’t have to tackle the entire piece of music at once… The truth is, taking one small section of a tune and studying how your favorite players approach it in a solo …

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Kenny Garrett

4 Kenny Garrett Patterns to Get Outside on Rhythm Changes (Premium)

By

Forrest

Jazz Musicians, Jazz Standards, Playing Techniques, Premium Only

For a long time, patterns in jazz have been popular as a way for jazz improvisers to expand their improvisational toolkit. You see, patterns have a natural order to them that make them perfect for many jazz different improvisation applications. But every great musician uses patterns in their own unique way… Today, we’ll be looking …

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The Sonny Rollins II-V Workbook: 8 Exercises from Pent-Up House [PDF] (Premium)

By

Eric

Jazz Advice and Tips, Jazz Musicians, Premium Only, Transcribing

Sonny Rollins is one of those rare musical masters that seems to have it all figured out when it comes to improvisation. And if you’re a musician that’s been searching for the missing answers to improve your solos on the jazz repertoire, he’s the perfect player to study. …especially if you’re trying to develop your …

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