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  1. Jazz and Improvisation
    Hi all, As I am playing mostly in jazz combos these days, when we play ballads I'm often expected to play a sax cadenza at the very end of the tune. I'm looking for advice about how to develop a cadenza, specifically with regard to harmonic motion and melodic development in order to resolve a...
  2. Jazz and Improvisation
    Just posted a killer exercise page by saxophonist Jeff Ellwood, one of the most original saxophonists on the West Coast. Hope you like it! As always, comments on the blog are appreciated and welcomed. http://thejazzlab.wordpress.com/
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