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Jazzin' The Blues

SKU 21018

Take your guitar playing into a new world as John Ganapes and David Roos teach you exactly how to Jazz the Blues in this step-by-step comprehensive tutorial.

15 complete hands-on lessons take you from the basics of the Blues, before expanding the ideas into the realms of Jazz. You'll learn to improvise, comp and jam with the full-band play-along audio tracks, as you work through chapters covering:

  • Harmony and melody
  • Licks, tricks and turnarounds
  • Basic theory
  • Chords, scales and modes
  • Extended and secondary dominant chords
  • Chord-scale soloing and extensions
  • Approach tones and passing chords
  • Flat-fifth substitutions
  • Minor and major Blues
  • Sideslipping and harmonic gravity
  • The soloing styles of Wes Montgomery and Charlie Christian
  • Single-note, octave and chord soloing