Art of Improvisation - vol. I






Product Code: MMOCD7005
ISBN-13: 978-1-59615-697-5
ISBN-10: 1-59615-697-X
Publisher SKU: MMOCD7005
UPC-A: 77712370059
Instrumentation: Instructional - Music & Musicians

Volume One of this two-part series - an approach to jazz improvisation for the beginning player - with copious exercises and a full complement of great compositions with rhythm section. The entire album is based on the Dorian mode. The chords in each exercise are II minor 7th chords.


1st and 2nd degrees of the D Dorian mode
1st, 3rd and 4th degrees of the F Dorian mode
combination of Dorian modes
5th, 6th and 7th degrees of the G Dorian mode
1st, 2nd, 5th and 7th degrees of the C Dorian mode
Combination of Dorian modes (combo of #4 & #5)
Nice Try
My Modal Done Tole Me