Jazz Scales for Guitar by Corey Christiansen. For Guitar (All). Saddle-stitched, Improvisation. Jazz. Beginning-Intermediate. Book/CD Set. 80 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.98921BCD).
ISBN 9780786656899. Jazz. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
This book will teach guitarists how to construct and play the scales and modes used in jazz improvisation. Through the study of these scales, students will expand their musical vocabulary for jazz improvisation. Scales are presented in standard notation, tab, linear diagrams showing the scales intervallic makeup, and fingering patterns. Recordings of the chord progressions and etudes are provided so the student can hear how these scales may be used in real life situations.