The Contemporary Guide To Improvisation. Composed by Daniel Gilbert and Beth Marlis. Musicians Institute Press. Soloing, Improvisation and Play Along. Instructional book and examples/accompaniment CD. With guitar tablature, standard guitar notation and instructional text. 160 pages. Published by Musicians Institute Press (HL.695190).
Item Number: HL.695190
ISBN 0793581869. 9x12 inches.
A comprehensive source for mastering the art of single note, melodic improvisation. The CD includes over 30 tracks for demonstration and play-along. The topics covered include: scales, modes, arpeggios, technique and visualization exercises; rock, blues, jazz, and other styles; and sequences, phrases, and licks.Musicians Institute Press is the official series of Southern California's renowned music school, Musician's Institute. MI instructors, some of the finest musicians in the world, share their vast knowledge and experience for all levels of students in this series of books. For guitar, bass, drums, vocals, and keyboards, MI Press offers the finest music curriculum for higher learning through a variety of series: * Essential Concepts - designed from MI core curriculum programs * Master Class - designed from MI elective courses * Private Lessons - tackle a variety of topics "one-on-one" with MI faculty instructors * Pocket Guide - handy references for the basics * Video - in-depth lessons with many of MI's well-known instructors