I play saxophone and have been trying really hard to learn different licks and melodies that sound appealing. One of the things that I struggle with is learning how to incorporate these licks into the chord progressions without looking like a dumbass when I'll accidentally play an f sharp over...
I have looked for an explanation of this - that I understand, all of over the internet but I seem to come up short every time. In my jazz band, I play lead alto , and get parts that call for an improv solo. I usually do pretty well using Blues scales, but I want to know what I'm actually doing...
Ive played guitar for over 10 years and recently took up the saxophone (LOVE IT!).
Im using an old Casio keyboard as a practice tool, it has a 100 different rhythm "styles" and also plays the chords with the rhythm (major and minor chords), but I have to press the keys for the chord to...
Hi, so I play 2nd alto in my hs jazz band and on the solo the chord progression is:
D7 four bars
G7 two bars
D7 one bar
B7(#9) one bar
Emi9 one bar
A7 one bar
D#7 one bar
and split D7 2 beats, A7 2 beats one bar
I'm just learning but in case I get a chance to play I know I can play D blues and...