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Joe Beck: Solo Jazz Guitar

By Joe Beck

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Guitar (All) - Beginning-Intermediate
Composed by Joe Beck. Boxed, Improvisation. Mel Bay Records. Jazz. DVD. Duration 73 minutes. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.21318DVD).

Item Number: MB.21318DVD

Guitar legend Joe Beck lays out his concepts for solo jazz guitar in this educational and performance DVD. Using the tunes Ghost of a Chance, Come Rain or Come Shine, I Got Rhythm, Video Blues and East of the Sun. Joe demonstrates these concepts:

Harmonizing melodies
Voice leading
Contrary Motion
Chord Substitutions
Pedal Tones and more

A candid interview also sheds light on some of Joe Beck's musical and professional philosophies. This DVD provides an opportunity for guitarists to learn the tricks of the trade from someone who has done it all.

  • Come Rain Or Come Shine 
  • East of the Sun 
  • Ghost of a Chance  
  • I Got Rhythm 
  • Video Blues  
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