Basic Jazz Rhythm Guitar (Comping in the Freddie Green Style). By Corey Christiansen. For Guitar (All). Folded, Rhythm/Backup. In the Pocket. Jazz. Intermediate. DVD+Chart. 4 pages. Duration 58 minutes. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20365DP).
ISBN 9780786668427. Jazz. 8.75 x 11.75 inches.
Every jazz guitarist needs to be familiar with the accompaniment style of Freddie Green. Freddie Green was the guitarist for the Count Basie orchestra for decades and his sound and comping technique were defining aspects of this legendary group. Four-to-the-bar strumming, essential chord voicings and voice leading ideas are covered in this informative 58-minute DVD and accompanying chart. A must have for any aspiring rhythm guitarist.