groundbreaking new program is focused 100% on jazz guitar chord
melody. Learn how to play in the style of Joe Pass, Ted Greene,
Jim Hall and many others. This will be the go-to resource for
anyone wanting to play in this jazz style. Eleven in depth video
jazz guitar lessons, including three live video performances
complete with transcriptions and exact fingerings. TAB included.
Also includes tons of play along tracks!
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in the style of Bach By Chris Standring
Hi I'm Chris Standring and I run PlayJazzGuitar.com
- the website you have just landed at. I've been ensconced in
the jazz guitar world for about 25 years now. I've made many records
and it's time to give back a little. I'm very interested in creating
new effective ways to teach the jazz guitar language and since
the success of my Play What You Hear
CD ROM program I am intrigued to be able to capitalize on that
interactive idea to present new programs in the future.
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We have a thriving jazz guitar
forum where hundereds of like minded jazz guitar aficionados
get together and chat about all aspect of jazz guitar.
I have a section that features jazz
guitar articles I have personally penned. I have many thoughts
about the artistry of jazz guitar, particularly as I am often
going through issues myself and I like to get my thoughts down
Check out the all new jazz
guitar solo transcriptions section. This will grow to be a
great resource for all players wanting to expand their melodic
If you are looking for systematic step by step jazz
guitar lessons to really improve your playing, I invite you
to check out my programs. My Play What You Hear course
has stood the test of time where thousands of students have become
I am also very excited to announce that my new Jazz
Guitar Video Masterclass volume 1 is now officially released
released. Volume 2, which is focused 100% on jazz guitar chord
melody will be available in September 2013.
Thanks for dropping by, don't be a stranger, and do drop me a
line, I'm always happy to get feedback.
Discover how to play blistering jazz lines using a simplified
Using diminished vocabulary we can play lines over dominant chords
and create some harmonically interesting melodic ideas.
Playing outside the key center successfully requires some harmonic
knowledge and a strong sense of phrasing. Discover how in this
jazz guitar lesson.
Ending a jazz standard well separates the men from the boys. It
also shows others how seriously you take the genre. In this free
jazz guitar lesson you will learn three different ways to end
a standard song.
Take That Scale
& Shove It
There are neat tricks we can adopt to spice up our melodic lines,
harmonically. Creating tension, shifting up in minor thirds is
one effective technique.