Essential Jazz Lines: The Style Of Charlie Parker - Guitar Edition (Book/Online Audio)

Books and Digital Audio | Guitar

Catalogue No: MLB99641M
Artist: Charlie Parker
Format: Sheet Music | Instrumental Album

Charlie Parker was arguably one of the most influential jazz musicians to have ever lived. This text presents numerous jazz lines in Parker's style, grouped by their application in a given harmonic content.

Students will learn to connect lines to play over ii-V-I progressions, turnarounds and other harmonic frameworks. To facilitate proficiency in all twelve keys, each section of the book has a chordal play-along that modulates around the circle of fourths.

Some of the techniques used in the Charlie Parker style will also be discussed with examples provided. This will help musicians analyse each of the ideas presented, further ensuring their mastery. Includes access to online audio.

ISBN: 9780786690565
Skill Level: Intermediate Explain this
Published on: 10 December 2015
No of pages: 48
Language: English