is comprised of a 240-page book and 100-minute DVD featuring trumpeter and author Chase Sanborn. Speaking with the insight of a life-long jazz musician, Sanborn teaches with clarity and a sense of humor, telling what you need to know, and showing the simplest way to go about learning it. Offers an approach to jazz improvisation that is both comprehensive and comprehensible; provides information and tips for all instruments and all levels. Jazz will seem a lot less mysterious after youve read this book!
The DVD brings the written text to life, as the Chase Sanborn Quartet guides one through a tour of jazz music, showing how musicians use the language of jazz to communicate. Simple, clear explanations and musical examples - Special features include tips for the rhythm section and PDF files of all the musical examples. Students, teachers & jazz listeners gain insight into the process of improvisation and the mind of the jazz player.
A comprehensive resource for anyone wishing to expand his or her understanding of jazz music.