Jazz’ld Solos Vol. 1 is the perfect place to start if you want to explore the wonderful world of jazz soloing. The book is built up around 13 different jazz standards, all with easy chord progressions. This makes the book suitable for both beginners and more advanced jazz improvisers.
Playing transcribed jazz solos is a great way to get into the language of jazz and expand your musical vocabulary. The Jazz’ld solos are laid out to start easy, getting more challenging for each chorus. This way, you get all the benefits from playing transcribed solos, and can get started right away.
Besides getting to play well written jazz solos, you will also improve your sight reading and instrument technique.
All the books in the Jazz’ld Solos series is written to be a perfect match to a selected Jamie Aebersold album. Jazz’ll Vol. 1 is a great complement to Jamie Aebersold Vol. 54: Maiden Voyage (not included). Of course, you can also play the solos on your own, with a live rhythm section or a piano player.
I hope you will enjoy this book, there will be several hours of fun jazz playing ahead of you!
Solos are based on the harmonies from the following jazz standards:
- Blues in Bb
- Blue Bossa
- Watermelon Man
- Song For My Father
- Satin Doll
- Maiden Voyage
- Blues in F
- Cantaloupe Island
- Autumn Leaves
PDF format, 63 pages for only $9.95. Select the version of the book suitable for your instrument before order.