Jazz Improvisation for Guitar
REH Publications. Softcover with CD. With guitar tablature. 32 pages. Published by Hal Leonard (HL.695657).
Item Number: HL.695657
ISBN 0634033565. 9x12 inches.
This terrific book/CD by Les Wise will allow you to make the transition from playing disjointed scales and arpeggios to playing melodic jazz solos that maintain continuity and interest for the listener. Topics covered include: tension and resolution • major scale, melodic minor scale, and harmonic minor scale patterns • common licks and substitution techniques • creating altered tension • and more! Features standard notation and tab, and a CD with 35 demo tracks.