Rossi Uncommon Bebop

Textbooks - Jazz Education, Lit & History

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    Uncommon Bebop

    Uncommon Bebop from Common Bebop Practices & Concepts demonstrates how to develop a colourful language for improvisation from common bebop practices and devices. Learn how to alter melodic lines beyond their fixed state to create a wealth of material forimprovisation while learning to hear and treat all twelve pitches equally. The numerous lines, etudes and compositions within Uncommon Bebop illustrate how to:
    1. Create lines from various steps of common bebop scales.
    2. Contrast set lines and phrases.
    3. Expand 8-note bebop scales.
    4. Develop multi-coloured variants from common major, minor and dominant bebop scales.
    5. Use the above techniques to create etudes and chromatic compositions that travel through all twelve keys.
    • Category: Textbooks - Jazz Education, Lit & History
    • Item: 092863
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