Questions About This Product From Other Customers
Q: Does this have a transcription of "Both Feet In?"
Q: Do you have any sample to give us some idea of the approach taken in the lessons?
Q: Does this DVD teach you how to play entire songs?
A: It does not really teach songs so much as it defines jazz patterns and techniques. It is knowledge you are going to want no matter the genre you plan on mastering.
Why Other Customer Purchased This
Daniel W. - Saw Alex with TSO and loved his playing. My son is very into guitar so its a perfect fit.
Product InformationAlex Skolnick of Testament - Jazz Guitar (Breaking the Traditional Barriers). by Alex Skolnick. Video & DVD. DVD. Rock House. Published by Rock House. (HL14037605.)
Alex Skolnick is world renowned for creating an unprecedented blend of Metal and traditional Jazz. On his first-ever instructional program, Alex shares his perspectives and secrets for conquering Jazz guitar. Using basic Blues progressions, he guides you through Jazz concepts and shows how to follow progressions by targeting chord tones, triads, embellishments, modes and Jazz patterns. Learn to apply techniques like upper chord extensions, chromaticism, Jazz licks, and to add Bossa Nova, Swing, 6/8 time and Waltz rhythmic styles to your skill set. Alex reveals how he transforms rock songs like the Scorpions' “Still Loving You” into a Jazz composition, as well as his approach to classic standards such as “Autumn Leaves.” Jazz, Rock and Metal guitarists, will find this program details Jazz theory and concepts that will increase your music vocabulary, repertoire and overall fluency.
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Other InformationISBN: 1423476840. EAN: 9781423476849. UPC: 884088492939. Length: 7.50. Width: 5.30.
- Small Ensemble
- Instrument Choir