In part 2 of this insider’s view on John Stowell’s style of teaching and playing, students get further ways of re-thinking how they approach jazz standards by changing meters, reharminizing, introducing tension through melodic minor modes.
- “All the Things You Are”
- “Autumn Leaves”
- Changing meters
- Incorporating odd meters
- Reharminizing a standard
- Using the implied five
- Working with melodic minor modes to introduce tension over the dominant
Learn to apply new ideas for soloing, adding new chords for comping and solo ideas, improving ability to internalize and memorize chord progressions.