Getting Into Guitar Improvising (A Systematic Approach to Soloing). Composed by Scott Reed. For Guitar (All). Perfect binding, Improvisation. Getting Into. Jazz. Beginning. Book/CD Set. 104 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.99918BCD).
ISBN 9780786662470. Jazz. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
For all guitarists interested in improvising, the material in this method can apply to any style of music. This integrated approach to soloing provides numerous musical examples promotes an understanding of the theory behind improvising, and also promotes better visualization of shapes on the fingerboard through the use of fingerboard diagrams. The material presented in this comprehensive book ranges from fundamental concepts such as understanding modes and scale and chord relationships, to the application of various scales, arpeggios, and chromaticism. In addition, more advanced areas are explored, such as combining scales, using extensions, and superimposing. Includes standard notation and tablature as well as fingerboard diagrams. The included CD demonstrates many of the examples in the book.