Category Archives: Diatonic approach

Eternal Inspiration – Never Run Out Of Solo Ideas

In a solo or when practicing you do not want to run out of ideas.
There are a few simple tricks on how to be always inspired.
I dig into the source of eternal inspiration which everybody has and explains how to always be able to tap into the flow.

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In this tutorial
00:00 I DON’T KNOW WHAT TO PLAY?
00:22 John Roucco – The Best Advice Ever!
02:04 Melodies
03:35 Chord Inspiration
05:15 Creative Scales
06:01 STUCK? Get Out Of It
06:48 Sound Execution Musicality
07:45 Eternal Inspiration
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Chord note solos – strong melodies with awesome rhythm https://youtu.be/kDRytP4m7jY
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Coltrane plays the Blues
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Gain Incredible Flexibility By Easy Transposing

Transposing music into different keys is such a big part of music.
The keys are like different colours and give each a completely different impression.
Learn to transpose the easy way.
Taking you through the steps of really easy transposing in different major scales

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00:00 Gain Incredible Flexibility By Easy Transposing
00:24 12 keys
01:04 Step one – learn the melody
01:31 What key is it?
01:56 Analyse the melody
02:28 Scale in numbers
03:07 Start transposing
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How to play music while practising your scales
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10 Major7 Jazz Chord Licks That Work

10 Major7 Jazz Chord Licks That Work
Major chords should be easy to play, but don’t make them dull and uninteresting.
Coming up with good ideas on your major chords is sometimes a challenge.
You should be able to approach this from many different angles.
Here is how you can add more jazz line options to your major 7 chords.

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In this tutorial
00:00 10 jazz solo ideas on major chords
00:45 Don’t play the root
02:08 Licks from the root
03:01 Dexter Gordon major7 lick
04:25 Become versatile – Chord lick exercise
06:23 Hitting the 5th, adding Charlie Parker
07:53 The magical 6th degree
08:35 The 7th as a target note
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BEST PRACTISE HABITS – GET THE MOST OUT OF YOUR LIMITED TIME
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Solo Manual Take The A-Train
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Dexter Gordon – There Will Never Be Another You
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THE 8 MOST IMPORTANT CHORD PATTERNS

The 8 most important chord patterns
You need to know your chords.
With the chords you also need to know how to play these. 
The more ways you can play a certain group of notes the more flexibility you have. 
Here are 8 of the most used and played chord patterns in jazz and how to use them.

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Why is it important to learn chord patterns?
What is a chord pattern?
Chord pattern number 1 + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 2  + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 3  + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 4  + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 5  + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 6  + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 7  + example on how to practise.
Chord pattern number 8  + example on how to practise.
Show, play and analyse short a solo on “There will never be another you” using chord patterns
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3 GREAT MELODIC TOOL TO DEVELOP STRONG MELODIES

3 great melodic tools to develop strong melodies
Melody is the most important thing that music has. 
If you play a beautiful melody people will listen. 

Composers use many hours composing a tune to get it right.
In improvised music you need to be able to come up with the beautiful melody on the spot. 

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In this tutorial
Why is it important to play a beautiful melody?
What is a beautiful melody?
What do you need to know?
Repetition is great
Question / answer
Can you sing it? 
Show, play and analyse a short solo on “There will never be another you ” using melodic playing.
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“More beautiful melodies”
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Chord note solos – Instantly boost your jazz skills using this method

Chord note solos – Instantly boost your jazz skills using this method
Playing chord note solos really improves your overview of any tune. 
You learn the sound of the tune and the functions of the chords. 
Playing chord note solos should be in your basic jazz skill set.
And you really need to get your basic skills down to be able to use them well.
Your basic skills start with knowing the chord notes and how to play solos using these.
Boost your jazz skills – practise your chord note solos – play strong rhythmic melodies

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In this tutorial
Why are the chord notes more important than the scales?
What chord notes can I use to play a solo?
Play 100 guide tone lines
USE RHYTHM!!!
Improvise – guide tone line + more chord notes
Spice it up – quarter notes and eight notes
Add even more chord notes
Show, play and analyse a short solo on “Take the A-train” using chord notes and guide tone lines
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Jazz chords – This is how to learn and remember
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The 8 most important chord patterns you need to know
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This is how to connect the scales to the chords

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. 

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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 scalesbigger chunks
Less chopping
Show, play and analyse a short solo on “Autumn Leaves” – using chopped up scales
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How to add the 9th chord and extension to your playing

Using the 9th in your playing is a great asset to control. The 9th gives you more target notes in the chord and makes the sound of the chord much more exciting.
Exchanging the root for the 9th gives you this great open sound waiting for more.
A very nice option in your improvisations.

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In this video I take you through how to add the 9th to the chords and your playing.

In this tutorial
What is the 9th?
Passing note or extension
The 9th on chords
The 9th in scales
12 jazz licks using the 9th
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Analyze and recognize the II-V-I – know your theory and apply it
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The 8 most important chord patterns you need to know
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This is how to play music while practicing your scales
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How to reach your saxophone practice goals the best and fastest way

It is very important to learn the best way you can learn.
It is not important if you use much time or less time to practice.

The time spent is not important – only your inspiration, motivation and your progress. A structured, but flexible learning path is the fastest way to learn.

In this video I will take you through the three pillars of fast learning – Technique, creativity and performance.

In this tutorial
Why do you need three steps of learning
What is the three pillars of fast learning
Technique
Creativity
Performance
How to practice using the three pillars of fast learning
Basic chords
More on practice ideas and inspiration
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II-V-I LINES AN EASY METHOD TO JAZZ SOLOS

II-V-I LINES AN EASY METHOD TO JAZZ SOLOS

This is how to construct great II-V-I lines with simple scales and chords
You are probably already practicing your technique. Scales and chords, what teachers and saxophone players say is important. 

But are you using the material to play solos and be creative with music?

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In this video I will take you through how to construct great II-V-I lines with your basic technical exercises which you probably already know. 

In this tutorial
What are the basics?
Triads, 7th chords, 9 chords, scales
What is a basic II-V-I line
Start, continue and end
Three examples on how to construct great easy II-V-I lines
More on constructing jazz lines
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