Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists

Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists
Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists
Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists
Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists
Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists
Go For It- Improvisation For Jazz Soloists
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Go For It is a jazz combo arrangement designed to get players improvising. Features Include:

* A full, playable arrangement of Go For It, a 12 bar Blues with intro/outro, and 2 part harmony through the head:
- Part One and Two notated for Concert Treble/Bass Clef, Bb, Eb Instruments
- Rhythm section parts for Guitar, Piano, Bass, and Drums

*Complete solos progressing from a single scale to advanced harmonies and rhythms:
- Six choruses of written solos progress through three levels of improvisation.

Level One:
Chorus 1: Use of the Blues Scale,
Chorus 2: Introduces use of the Chord Scales.

Level Two:
Chorus 3: Introduces the use of the Dominant Bebop Scale
Chorus 4: Introduces alterations to the Chord Scales and the Bebop Scale

Level Three:
Chorus 5: Alterations to the Chord Scales and the Bebop Scale with added Rhythmic Complexity
Chorus 6: Combines all elements

*Full analysis for understanding of scale application:

- Scale appendix showing the scales used to make the solos
- Notes for understanding the use chord tones, labeling of passing tones, and viewing of solo analysis
- Indication of which scale is presently being used throughout the solo phrases
- Each note used in the solos labeled according to chord function
- Analysis of the solos reveals how chord tones emphasized on strong beats create authentic jazz improvisation

*Dorian, Dominant, Major, and Blues Scales in all keys for all instruments

*Play-Along Tracks for practicing the piece and solos at varying tempos
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