Gypsy Jazz Guitar, Vol 1

Gypsy Jazz Guitar, Vol 1 : A Tribute to Gypsy Jazz * Introduction Into the Style of Jazz-Manouche, Book & CD

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Gypsy jazz (sometimes known as Jazz-Manouche) is the first unique style of jazz music originating from Europe. Using the best examples of performances past and present, as well as showcasing the typical aspects of rhythm and lead guitar in gypsy jazz, this book is the most authentic method for gypsy jazz guitar. Includes practice transcriptions and songs by renowned gypsy jazz guitarist Django Reinhardt, who made the style popular throughout the world with his groundbreaking techniques. To this day, countless guitarists are influenced by the music and personality of Django Reinhardt. A CD is included containing performances of music in the more

Product details

  • Paperback | 148 pages
  • 226 x 302 x 12mm | 519.99g
  • Alfred Music
  • United States
  • English
  • 3943638340
  • 9783943638349
  • 860,519

Table of contents

Contents: Rhythm Guitar: Comping La Pompe-rhythm Dead notes Gypsychords Voicings Blues cadence Chord substitution Solo Guitar: Reststroke picking Arpeggio picking Sweptstroke picking Scales Arpeggios Solo licks Transcriptions: "Blues Clair" (Django Reinhardt) "Blues en mineur" (Reinhardt/Grapelli) "Douce Ambiance" (Django Reinhardt) "Good times" (Bertino Rodmann) "Minor Swing" (Reinhardt/Grapelli) "Swing 48" (Django Reinhardt) "Valse à Bertino" (Bertino Rodmann) Includes CD-Play-Alongs Standardnotation & TABshow more