Composer SINCLAIR, DAVID
Voicing/Instrument JAZZ GUITAR W/CD
Publisher ALFRED MUSIC PUBLISHING CO INC
Playing Guitar in Jazz Band is for beginning to intermediate guitarists who are interested in playing in a jazz big band. This book teaches the student by substituting difficult chord shapes found in jazz with more flexible voicings that are designed to sound good on the guitar. Learn a wide variety of rhythmic patterns and work with authentic chord charts that are exactly like the ones you will encounter in real-life situations. This is the perfect crash course for students who have just joined their first jazz band and the ideal companion for music teachers who want to better understand the role of the guitar in their ensemble. A CD demonstrating the examples in the book is included.