The Language Of Jazz - Book 1 Minor 7th Phrases: A Repository Of Melodic Ideas And Linear Constructions (Volume 1)
The Language Of Jazz - Book 1 Minor 7th Phrases: A Repository of Melodic Ideas and Linear Constructions (Volume 1)
Cultivate and expand your jazz vocabulary while gaining mastery of the most commonly used 7th chords and chord progressions in jazz. The Language of Jazz: A Repository of Melodic Ideas and Linear Constructions includes a series of 17 books containing an abundance of melodic material that you as an improviser can readily incorporate into your jazz arsenal. These 17 books contain more than a thousand uniquely designed phrases and musical ideas in all 12 keys, constructed from the root, 3rd (or 4th), 5th, 7th, and non-chord tones. Each book also includes exercise pages to create your own musical phrases and ideas over the chords and progressions. The Language of Jazz Series (books 1-17) is an improvisational resource for beginning, intermediate, and advanced jazz musicians. It provides fresh melodic material that can be incorporated into your daily practice and used to supplement your ongoing jazz development. Book 1 focuses on Minor 7th Phrases.
About the Author
Antonio Parker is a jazz saxophonist, composer, music producer and educator. The Philadelphia, Pennsylvania native holds undergraduate and graduate degrees in jazz...