SCALES – how to play super great solos using basic scales
This is how to connect the scales to the chords
Getting from playing rather simple chord note solos using a couple of chord notes to using scales and playing longer lines within the scales is a thing.
Chord scale relationships are one of the fundamentals in playing jazz.
You have to know this when playing jazz.
Connecting the scales to the chords is the way to develop your solos.
In this tutorial
Why is chord scale relationship important?
What is chord scale relationship?
Which scales fit where?
Chopping up scales into bite sized chunks
Chopping up more scales – bigger chunks
Show, play and analyse a short solo on “Autumn Leaves” – using chopped up scales
00:00 SCALES – how to play amazing solos using basic scales
00:30 Søren is playing “Autumn Leaves” working out chord scale relationships
00:55 In this tutorial
01:22 Why is chord scale relationship important?
01:54 What is chord scale relationship?
02:59 Which scales fit where? (wrong title in video!!!)
05:50 Chopping up scales into bite sized chunks
09:36 Take the next interval and use
13:09 Chopping up more scales – bigger chunks
16:45 Less chopping
17:26 Jazz improvisation step 2 – from chords to scales
18:25 Show, play and analyse a short solo on “Autumn Leaves” – using chopped up scales
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