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  1. My First Jazz Composition...and It Sucks (#5887) - Page 1 by Brent Colacchio (79)
    This is the first jazzy, bleusy, insanely idiotic thing I've ever made. It's pretty simple and fun to play I will admit. It deals with common chord progressions one of which resembling Pachelbel's Canon, only slightly botched...(more)
    Jazz · Intermediate · 2879 Hits · 4.20/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 1/12/2003
  2. Applying Jazz Improvisation techniques (#1082) - Page 1 by Eric Stanbrough (1108)
    This is just a solo that i was just jamming on and decided to record and transcribe for you, i was listening to a lot of Wes , Farlow, and Benson when i recorded on my cheap tape recorder, notice the use of minor ideas over t...(more)
    Jazz · Advanced · 31481 Hits · 4.07/5 (43 ratings) · Last modified: 5/12/2000
  3. Peddling Pedals (#2717) - Page 1 by Alan W. Ward (275)
    A pedal point (or just plain 'pedals') are a sustained or repeated note around which other notes move.<br/><br/> They're useful in jazz playing as an intro and/or outro to a tune, and are great for creating tension during a so...(more)
    Jazz · Intermediate · 5852 Hits · 5.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 4/4/2001
  4. RUBATO - An Excerpt From George Smith (#6346) - Page 4 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
    There is no lesson text for this page.
    Jazz · Advanced · 4619 Hits · 3.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 8/4/2004
  5. 12 Bar Jazzy Blues (#12016) - Page 1 by Mike Smarjesse (858)
    This Jazzy 12Bar Blues Progression in the Key of F consist of triad chords with the exception of bars 7 and 8 which use 4 note chords. Work it out slow at first because most of the chords are one per beat(4/4 time)...Try sol...(more)
    Jazz · Advanced · 2034 Hits · 3.00/5 (3 ratings) · Last modified: 4/21/2009
  6. RUBATO - An Excerpt From George Smith (#6346) - Page 2 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
    There is no lesson text for this page.
    Jazz · Advanced · 4619 Hits · 3.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 8/4/2004
  7. Ginger Lee (#4629) - Page 2 by Robert Strait (6660)
    Here is the final eight bars of the tune (the first measure is a pick-up from measure 25). Note the classic, deceptive cadence to end the tune which uses the bIImaj7. <br/><br/> I hope you dig this tune as much as I have! Keep Pi...(more)
    Jazz · Advanced · 6739 Hits · 4.67/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2002
  8. SMILE - An Original Tune (#4496) - Page 2 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
    This is the first page of TAB.
    Jazz · Advanced · 7172 Hits · 4.20/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 3/6/2004
  9. RUBATO - An Excerpt From George Smith (#6346) - Page 3 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
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    Jazz · Advanced · 4619 Hits · 3.80/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 8/4/2004
  10. SMILE - An Original Tune (#4496) - Page 3 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
    This is the second page of TAB.
    Jazz · Advanced · 7172 Hits · 4.20/5 (5 ratings) · Last modified: 3/6/2004
  11. 12 Tone Bebob Line (#9562) - Page 3 by Obee Obier (4521)
    This 12 Tone Raw is design for a more Fusion Sound. <br><br> In this Track the following 12 tone row is used: <a href="http://www.nafania.com/1/obee/audio/spacewinterjam.mp3">spacewinterjam.mp3</a>
    Jazz · Advanced · 36913 Hits · 4.30/5 (33 ratings) · Last modified: 7/22/2005
  12. Ginger Lee (#4629) - Page 1 by Robert Strait (6660)
    I was recently introduced to this tune at a jam session, and I immediately fell in love with it's stunningly beautiful melody and challenging chord changes. Over the past couple of nights I found myself entranced by this ball...(more)
    Jazz · Advanced · 6739 Hits · 4.67/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 5/14/2002
  13. Two-five-one Jazz Chord Exercises (#10897) - Page 2 by Robert Ridgeway (1351)
    Gmin7 (1304),C7 (1302), FM7 (2314). cho|x|1|3|0|3|x|Gmn7/Bb 1st inve|cho cho|x|1|2|0|1|x|C7/Bb 3rd inver|cho cho|x|3|3|2|5|x|FM 7/C 2nd inver|cho |cr|Gmin7 (2314), C7 (1314),FM7 (3412) cho|x|5|5|3|6|x|Gmin7/D 2nd inve|cho c...(more)
    Jazz · Intermediate · 5372 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 5/11/2006
  14. Two-five-one Jazz Chord Exercises (#10897) - Page 1 by Robert Ridgeway (1351)
    This lesson is to show the different ways to voice a two - five - one chord progression based on string sets (6432), (5432) and (4321). A chord voicing of a (6432) would have a chord note on the 6th, 4th, 3rd and 2nd strings....(more)
    Jazz · Intermediate · 5372 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 5/11/2006
  15. Two-five-one Jazz Chord Exercises (#10897) - Page 3 by Robert Ridgeway (1351)
    Gmin7 (1111), C7 (2314), FM7 (2311). cho|x|x|3|3|3|3|Gmn7/F 3rd inver|cho cho|x|x|2|3|1|3|C7/E 1st inver|cho cho|x|x|2|2|1|1|FM7/E 3rd inver|cho |cr| Gmin7 (1423), C7 (1112), FM7 (1333). cho|x|x|5|7|6|6|Gmn7 root|cho cho|x|...(more)
    Jazz · Intermediate · 5372 Hits · 4.67/5 (6 ratings) · Last modified: 5/11/2006
  16. Cool Lick (#12015) - Page 1 by Mike Smarjesse (858)
    This run/lick works best with the blues or jazz stuff over a G7 but you might also try squeezing it in over a G or G7 in a fast country tune. It's also a good warmup excercise.
    Jazz · Advanced · 2222 Hits · 4.00/5 (4 ratings) · Last modified: 4/20/2009
  17. WHITHER YOU WILL BE - An Original Tune (#5691) - Page 7 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
    There is no lesson text for this page.
    Jazz · Advanced · 10957 Hits · 4.64/5 (11 ratings) · Last modified: 3/23/2004
  18. 7th Chord Sequences (#473) - Page 2 by Mark Levine (72)
    <table width=100% border=0 cellpadding=2 cellspacing=0> <tr> <td width=10% align=center valign="top"> <A HREF="/includes/buyclick.asp?fromUrl=Sher2&toUrl=http://stores.yahoo.com/sher-music-books/jazztheorybook.html" TAR...(more)
    Jazz · Intermediate · 333780 Hits · 4.11/5 (385 ratings) · Last modified: 12/1/1999
  19. Chord-Melody 101:Part 2: Me & Ginger Lee (#4634) - Page 16 by Robert Strait (6660)
    Check out the sequence below. This is going to be the first 8 bars of our final arrangement. All of the concepts previously discussed are used...see if you can pick them out. <br/><br/> In the next lesson update, I will discuss ad...(more)
    Jazz · Advanced · 30359 Hits · 4.47/5 (15 ratings) · Last modified: 6/7/2002
  20. HARMONIZED SCALE - Van Epps Style #1 (#1404) - Page 3 by Charles Gacsi (42523)
    There is no lesson text for this page.
    Jazz · Expert · 17453 Hits · 4.62/5 (21 ratings) · Last modified: 6/11/2004