Symmetric Solutions - The Whole Tone Workbook (Book/CD)

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Catalogue No: MLB21295BCD
Composer: Bruce Saunders
Format: Books | Instrumental Tutor
In a similar format to his other Mel Bay Publications, in Symmetric Solutions: The Whole Tone Workbook author Bruce Saunders uses exercises, etudes and chord progressions from jazz standards to explore the sound of the whole-tone scale, the augmented scale and drop-2, drop-3 and drop-2/4 chord voicings applicable to them.

Featuring blues, rhythm changes, Giant Steps, patterns, approach notes, "across the bar line" phrasing, and examples from jazz greats such as Joe Henderson, Wes Montgomery, Mike Stern and Wayne Krantz among others. This book is full of great sounds that you can use on standard jazz progressions, vamps, funk tunes, Brazilian tunes -- whole-tone can be used just about anywhere!
ISBN: 9780786683628
Published on: 05 January 2013
Language: English