Jamey Aebersold Jazz -- Gettin' It Together, Vol 21: Learn to Improvise Like the Jazz Masters, Book & 2 CDs (Jazz Play-A-Long for All Musicians (Instrumentalists & Vocal #21) (Paperback)
For all musicians (instrumentalists & vocalists) regardless of ability If you use this set with Volume 1, you will have a solid foundation to meet any new challenge. This set covers major, minor (Dorian, harmonic and melodic), dominant 7th, half-diminished, Lydian, and sus. 4. It also has a very slow blues in F and another in B-flat. Thirty-one different tracks with a lot of variety, including root movements that are 1,2, and 4 bars each and move up/down chromatically, in tri-tones, around the circle of fourths, and randomly. The CD tracks have been recently extended to allow more practice time without interruption. Rhythm Section: Jamey Aebersold (p); Steve Rodby or John Goldsby (b); Mike Hyman or John Clay (d). Includes: Practicing Tips * Ear Training * Nomenclature * Chromaticism * Digital Patterns * Cycle & Fourth Exercises * Double-Time Passages * Comments to Band Directors * Backgrounds for Warm-Ups * Exercises for Written Tracks * and more.