The Jazz Guitar Handbook: A Complete Course in All Styles of Jazz

by Rod Fogg

The Jazz Guitar Handbook is a step-by-step guide to jazz guitar playing. It takes you from the basics through to advanced harmony and soloing concepts, and teaches you the music theory a jazz guitarist needs to know. Along the way it covers a wide range of styles, including jazzy blues, swing, bebop, modal, jazz-funk, Gypsy, and more. The handbook features over 120 exercises in notation and tab and includes a 96-track CD of examples, play-alongs, and backing tracks. It also presents the history of the jazz guitar and its great players. Easy to use and useful for players at various levels, this volume is a must-have reference for players looking to expand their jazz skillset.

Publisher: Backbeat Books

Series: Book

Format: Hardcover with CD

Page Count: 268

Dimensions: 11 X 9.5 inches

ISBN: 9781480341043

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