Category Archives: Bebop

3 Levels of Altissimo Practice and Playing

Through practicing these three steps you can open up the higher registers of the saxophone.
Beginning with how to hear notes and playing overtones.
Moving into playing in the altissimo register
And adding altissimo lines and exercises.

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LESSON TRANSCRIPTION CONTENT:
50+ pages full altissimo exercises
-altissimo register fingering chart from high F to even higher E
-scale and chord exercises extending into altissimo range
-Jazz licks using altissimo register
+ not everything is transposed to the Tenor, Alto and Concert keys. 

In this tutorial
00:00 ALTISSIMO RANGE WILL CHANGE YOUR PLAYING
00:38 Learn the overtones first
02:18 First three Altissimo tones
03:51 Train the Altissimo register
05:32 You Need The Speed
06:37 Train The Turn
06:54 Altissimo Jazz Licks
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OVERTONES – DO THIS AND GET THE BEST SOUND https://youtu.be/7AchOxuiDcE
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Three Best Sound Exercises – Your Sound Is Most Important https://youtu.be/azIKUfVtivM
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Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

Chromatic Enclosures Teaching You Bebop

Chromatic Enclosures are a huge part of the jazz language.
Barry Harris teaches us bebop chromatic enclosures.
Chris Cheek is going all in on chromatic enclosures.
Learn the technical exercises behind enclosures and learn to build amazing lines using the enclosure language.
Lets get inspired by the masters.

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LESSON TRANSCRIPTION CONTENT:
20+ pages of enclosure exercises and licks
-Bebop enclosure licks and exercises
-Chromatic enclosures licks and exercises
Transcribed to all 12 keys.
+ all lesson examples transposed to Alto key

In this tutorial
00:00 Barry Harris Teaching Bebop
00:24 Enclosures = forward motion
01:25 The bebop enclosure
02:10 Chromatic enclosures
04:20 Practice enclosure exercises
04:53 Build lines using enclosures
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What The Bebop Scale Can Do For Your Playing
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https://sorenballegaard.dk/product/turn-these-3-levels-of-ii-v-i-licks-into-solos/
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Coltrane Parker Must Have Bebop Licks
https://youtu.be/zaR9Qw4J8Cg
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Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

The 3 Sonny Rollins solos that will boost your playing

Sonny Rollins is an iconic player and saxophone hero.
We can learn everything about sound, articulation, phrasing, rhythm and amazing jazz lines when listening to Sonny Rollins.
Check these three solos is a must.
Get the lines, find the essential practice material and get the practice going.

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LESSON TRANSCRIPTION CONTENT:
20+ pages of exercises and licks written out in all 12 keys.
– add bigger jumps to your arpeggios
– motif playing – scales and II-V-I lines
– Guide Tone Line, forward motion and target note exercises
– play everything with amazing articulation
+ all lesson examples transposed to Alto key

In this tutorial
00:00 The 3 Sonny Rollins solos that will boost your playing
00:30 Tenor Madness – motifs
01:59 Forward motion and guide tone lines
02:54 St Thomas – Groove and Rhythm
03:53 Master Big Jumps
04:22 Sonny Rollins Details – the Trill
05:08 Airegin – Swing and articulation
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Chord note solos – strong melodies with awesome rhythm
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Amazing Jazz Lines – Play This Scale Exercise https://youtu.be/hEDdDicMhuk
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Jazz articulation – Be flexible – how to practise
https://youtu.be/Styz0fujAjE
https://www.patreon.com/posts/34672896
https://sorenballegaard.dk/product/full-lesson-transcription-articulation-how-to-practise-4-different-articulations/

Tenor Madness solo transcript
https://youtu.be/GOLjEmKlWJw

Coltrane 1960 interview
https://youtu.be/K0sru1t6YpE

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My setup:
 saxophone: Selmer MKVI 82xxx
Mouthpiece is an old Otto Link Babbit – refaced from opening 6 to opening 8/8,5
Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

3 Licks That Will Teach You The Coltrane Sound

The information found in John Coltrane’s playing can keep you busy for ages. I have taken out a few of my favorite Non Bebop Coltrane licks and dug out the essence of these.
Presenting you how to play the licks, why you should play this and how you can practice this and get this into your playing. 

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LESSON TRANSCRIPTION CONTENT:
Lot’s of Coltrane Inspired licks
The essence of the licks made into scale and/or chord exercises
All transposed to all 12 keys
+ all lesson examples transposed to Alto key

In this tutorial
00:00 COLTRANE SHORT ONE BAR II-V-I LICKS
00:25 An Amazing Lick
01:12 Forward Motion – Avoid Chromatics
01:52 Practice all Parts of the Lick
02:25 Hit The Target Note 
03:25 A Very Nice John Coltrane Line
04:18 Double Repeated Notes Coltrane is Not bebop
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COLTRANE PATTERNS – AMAZING, FLEXIBLE AND MELODIC FOUR NOTE SHAPES
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Coltrane Bebop
3 Coltrane Bebop Licks Explained
https://youtu.be/c8TmL_AO1Jw
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Play Outside Using This simple Minor Chord Method https://www.patreon.com/posts/61147968
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Triads – A Massive Boost To Your Solos
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tritone substitutions – Use this method and get the sound
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Jens Larsen backing track Take The A-train
https://youtu.be/sf5s2fI_khw

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My setup:
 saxophone: Selmer MKVI 82xxx
Mouthpiece is an old Otto Link Babbit – refaced from opening 6 to opening 8/8,5
Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

What The Bebop Scale Can Do For Your Playing

Modern Jazz and bebop is linked together – there is no doubt about this.
All the great players of today have all studied bebop relentlessly. 
The step to take you closer to jazz playing is definitely by learning the bebop scales.
In this stepwise build up I take you through how to learn and use the bebop scales in jazz.

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LESSON TRANSCRIPTION CONTENT:
All Bebop scale single bar combinations written out in a blues form
14 bebop scale licks
In all 12 keys
+ Full Lesson Transcription Examples in Alto Key

In this tutorial
00:00 BEBOP SCALE MASTERS
00:16 The basic bebop scale
01:17 Practice the bebop scale
02:10 Bebop scale context
03:19 Play in a musical setting
04:14 How to add to music to the bebop scale
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Coltrane Parker Must Have Bebop Licks
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https://www.patreon.com/posts/59470219
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3 Coltrane Bebop Licks Explained
https://youtu.be/c8TmL_AO1Jw
https://www.patreon.com/posts/56850554
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My setup:
 saxophone: Selmer MKVI 82xxx
Mouthpiece is an old Otto Link Babbit – refaced from opening 6 to opening 8/8,5
Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

Turn These 3 levels of II-V-I Licks Into Solos

II-V-I licks are one of the most common progressions in jazz music.
We need to be able to understand and get around in this progression.
I play and explain three levels of II-V-I licks from beginner to intermediate and let you know how you can add this to your music.

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THREE LICKS IN 12 KEYS + THREE LICKS ADDED TO ALL II-V-I’s IN AUTUMN LEAVES, TAKE THE A-TRAIN AND BLUE BOSSA
+ Full Lesson Transcription Examples in Alto Key

In this tutorial
00:00 THREE LEVELS OF II-V-I LICKS
00:13 level 1 Simple II-V-I 
02:05 Add to Autumn Leaves
04:09 level 2 Intermediate II-V-I
05:36 Add to Take The A-Train
07:19 level 3 Advanced II-V-I
08:33 Add to Blue Bossa
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Jens Larsen Jazz Guitar
Autumn Leaves backing track
https://youtu.be/cFbABleXatg

Jens Larsen Jazz Guitar
Take The A-Train backing track
https://youtu.be/sf5s2fI_khw

Blue Bossa Backing Track
https://youtu.be/ikLTmLGrkl4

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My setup:
 saxophone: Selmer MKVI 82xxx
Mouthpiece is an old Otto Link Babbit – refaced from opening 6 to opening 8/8,5
Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

Coltrane Parker Must Have Bebop Licks – Basic Jazz Vocabulary


COLTRANE + PARKER  – BEBOP LICKS YOU NEED TO KNOW

Learning by copying your heroes is so important. 
John Coltrane and Charlie Parker are two of my great heroes. 
One of Coltrane’s heroes was Charlie Parker. 
I take two super bebop licks, pull them apart and explains how practice , add to your technical training and use directly in your music

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In this tutorial
00:00 Coltrane Parker Must Have Bebop Licks
00:08 ALL THE BEBOP YOU NEED!
00:36 Charlie Parker Lick
02:38 Use it in your own music
03:10 Chromatic approach note technical exercise
04:05 John Coltrane bebop lick
05:51 Practice the bebop dominant scale
06:41 Super Major7 chord exercise
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3 Great Bebop Licks and How to apply
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8 Chord Patterns You Need To Know
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Practice Manual 3 of the greatest bebop licks 100 ways to use
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My setup:
 saxophone: Selmer MKVI 82xxx
Mouthpiece is an old Otto Link Babbit – refaced from opening 6 to opening 8/8,5
Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

HOW TO USE BEBOP CHROMATIC SURROUNDING NOTES

HOW TO USE BEBOP CHROMATIC SURROUNDING NOTES
Getting into improvisation and approaching jazz improvisation is completely linked to playing bebop. 
There is no way around it.
It sounds really great
As saxophone players we must have some knowledge of how the bebop language is put together and how we can apply this into our own playing. 
Bebop is where all modern jazz improvisation started.

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In this tutorial

  1. Why is Bebop so important to modern jazz improvisation?
  2. What are chromatic surrounding notes?
  3. Build licks and lines using chromatic surrounding notes
  4. How do you practice chromatic surrounding notes the best?
  5. Apply chromatic surrounding notes into your own playing
  6. Show, play and analyse two licks using chromatic surrounding notes

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“Bebop practice manual – chromatic surrounding notes – exercises and licks”
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My setup:
 saxophone: Selmer MKVI 82xxx
Mouthpiece is an old Otto Link Babbit – refaced from opening 6 to opening 8/8,5
Alto – The Martin Alto
Soprano – Yanagisawa Elimona

3 Coltrane Bebop Licks Explained

COLTRANE THE BEST BEBOP
3 Coltrane Bebop Licks Explained
John Coltrane was a young musician caught in the magic of Bebop as played by Charlie Parker and Dizzy Gillespie in the late 40s.

Coltrane came from a crazy jazz environment where jazz was
invented. 
He was literally living jazz and inventing jazz in his time. 

LINK TO VIDEO

In this tutorial
00:00 COLTRANE – THE BEST BEBOP
02:18 First bebop lick
06:11 bebop lick turned around
08:29 Sørens Jazz Rule
07:42 2nd bebop lick
10:32 Bebop in three keys
10:51 Third bebop lick
13:19 8 bars of Coltrane Rhythm Changes analysed
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COLTRANE PATTERNS – AMAZING, FLEXIBLE AND MELODIC FOUR NOTE SHAPES
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The most important melodic Coltrane structures – explained and how to use
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Coltrane basic patterns practice module
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10 Killer Solo Strategies on Funky Modal Grooves

10 Killer Solo Strategies on Funky Modal Grooves
How to keep your one chord solo funky?
How do you play one chord groove and keep it exciting?
In this video I will work with funky solo strategies and build up from simple to advanced.
We will begin with a simple pentatonic scale and go all the way to adding bebop.

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In this tutorial
10 killer Solo Strategies on Funky Modal Grooves
Play with great timing and rock steady groove
G minor pentatonic scale
Music theory with Albert Einstein 
Build up with Candy Dulfer
Repeating patterns in the pentatonic scale
The Dorian minor scale extension
Triads
4 and 5 note chords
Blues scale and bebop
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PENTATONIC SCALES HOW TO PRACTICE AND USE IMMEDIATELY
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3 great melodic tools to develop strong melodies
https://youtu.be/F8gWYGhOKUs

10 ways to improve your timing
https://youtu.be/2k3NPy0qSPg

Play Amazing Bebop Lines Like This
https://youtu.be/hkEZhgq75cs

The best thing about the Blues and How to Use It
https://youtu.be/EwyfRuIWgAg

Dennis Chambers – Chameleon
https://youtu.be/WtaKRY8wqhA

Candy Dulfer – Lily was here
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SfSQ3lQmJw

Candy Dulfer – Strasbourg
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GNx4EbTu10w

Miles davis – “so what”
https://youtu.be/ylXk1LBvIqU

Funky G minor groove
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Alto – The Martin Alto
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