John Stowell Jazz Guitar Mastery by John Stowell. For Guitar (All). Squareback saddle-stitched, Technic. Jazz. Intermediate-Advanced. Book/DVD Set. 40 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.20770DP).
ISBN 9780786673056. Jazz. 8.5 x 11 inches.
The purpose of Jazz Mastery is to give the serious student an entry into the creative process as quickly as possible. Presented here is the necessary information, stated clearly and simply as possible, in the hope that motivation and inspiration will soon follow on the heels of comprehension. The responsibility of a teacher lies in getting students excited, as well as presenting the theory to them in an easily assimilated form. Jazz Mastery will certainly serve up equal portions of the requisite information and inspiration. Companion DVD included, 2 hour 47 minutes; all in standard notation.