Superimposing Lydian Pentatonic shapes on Major7th chords - digital download

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 The bright, uplifting, ethereal sound of superimposing the Minor pentatonic on the Major 7th chord is a wonder addition to any improvisors toolbox of sounds. 

As Charlie Parker said:

"I realized by using the high notes of the chords as a melodic line, and by the right harmonic progression, I could play what I heard inside me."

When we superimpose the Minor Pentatonic on to the 7th degree of the major 7th chord we highlight the major 7th, 9th, the 3rd, #11 and 13th (or 6th) - the higher extensions of the chords.

 Understanding + adding these uplifting ethereal sounds to our repertoire will help us to take our playing higher levels.

 The download includes the following:

  • Mp3 of all the video examples 
  • Regular and Slower backing  Mp3 play along tracks
  • PDF of all video exercises that demonstrate superimposing the pentatonic starting on the Minor 3rd and Major 7th of the Major 7th chord for Concert, Bb, Eb and Bass instruments + GTR TAB
  • A theory Pdf that contains examples of the superimposition in various keys.
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03/15/2020
Scott P.
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Hey Nick, I can't tell you how much your lessons have inspired me, and how many interesting patterns have been added to my muscle memory. I've studied many sax solos, hoping to differentiate myself from other guitarists, which leads to my question: how do you account for competition when it comes to performing music? I've never thought that music should be competitive, but we all want to differentiate ourselves, right? Anyway, you are an amazing player, and a great marketer. I hope that you're an amazing businessman too. You deserve to profit from the valuable and entertaining content you provide. Thanks! Scott Pettersen PS: Are you a real person or AI?

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03/11/2020
J C.
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Loving all the JazzDuets Exercises

For the price of a one hour music lesson I can purchase half a dozen of Nicks fun and informative exercises and keep myself busy for weeks.

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03/07/2020
MAZZOLA D.
Italy Italy
Interesting exercise for guitarists

Really very useful exercise for training rhythm, very very interesting especially for a guitarist like me who wants to expand the sounds towards a jazz style. Thank you

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03/07/2020
Bill D.
United States United States
Always Learn Something New!

I love getting things from Nick because I always learn something new that opens my mind to a new concept and an interesting sound experience.

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03/01/2020
Regi O.
United States United States
Clear and concise...

Awesome materials...keep 'em coming! Hey there Nick, We entered Berklee the same year. I remember you and your alto, my friend. Kudos on all your endeavors and contributions to the cause... RegiOliver '87

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