Charlie Parker - Essential Jazz Lines - Guitar

Book/Online Tracks

Book/Online Tracks




Product Code: EJL-GU
Author: Corey Christiansen
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
Series: Essential Jazz Lines
ISBN-13: 9780786660735
ISBN-10: 0786660732
Publisher SKU: 99641BCD
UPC-A: 796279076685

by Corey Christiansen.

Includes a book of Parker phrases and analysis of his style correlated to play-along tracks (guitar, bass, and drums) available online. Charlie Parker was arguably one of the most influential jazz musicians to have ever lived.

This text presents numerous jazz lines in Charlie's style, grouped by their application in a given harmonic content. Students will learn to connect lines to play over ii-V-I progressions, turnarounds and other harmonic frameworks.

To facilitate proficiency in all twelve keys, each section of the book has a chordal play-along that modulates around the circle of fourths. Some of the techniques used in the Charlie Parker style will also be discussed with examples provided.

This will help musicians analyze each of the ideas presented, further ensuring their mastery. 32 pages. SPECIAL NOTE FOR GUITAR VERSION:
For Guitar.

Includes both standard and "TAB" notation and analysis of his style. 32 pages.