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9+ "Dope' Natural Minor Scale harmonisations tutorial

Posted by nicholas homes on

9+ "Dope' Natural Minor Scale harmonisations tutorial

  Speaker 1 (00:13): Hi. In this video we are going to look at nine plus ways to harmonize the natural minor scale. Please note the audio snips are purposely short for educational illustration as the intention is not to infringe any copyright. Example one basic. In this first example, we are going to harmonize the a natural minor scale with just one four and five minor chords of the scale Speaker 2 (00:43): [inaudible]. Speaker 1 (01:00): This simple harmonization brings out the Samba, perhaps sad quality that the natural minor evokes that is characterized by the flat sixth...

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10 + BLUES ESSENTIAL YOU NEED TO KNOW - tutorial

Posted by nicholas homes on

10 + BLUES ESSENTIAL YOU NEED TO KNOW - tutorial

11 of the most Important Blues progressions heard in thousands of Jazz/Blues classics presented in a clear logical order. I have written a solo to accompany each progression with bring the sounds out of the changing Harmony that feature lines from the following great artists of Jazz: Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, Louis Armstrong, John Coltrane, Stan Getz, Sidney Bechet, Pat Metheny, Dizzy Gillespie + Miles Davis. Transcript Hi. In this video we are going to look and listen to these 10 blues progressions that are essential to know and love from the basic three-chord blues to the 17 chords Jazz...

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The John Coltrane pentatonic exercises and applications

Posted by Christoph Dahn on

The John Coltrane pentatonic exercises and applications

Listening to John Coltrane's incredibly lyrical solo on "Wise One" from his deeply spiritual crescent album, I came across a group of notes that intrigued me, that I transcribed so that I could start playing around and experimenting with. In this video, I wish to share my discoveries, and hope that this may inspire you to do the same. PDF+ Mp3 here: https://jazzduets.com/collections/exe...

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