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This is the full length Zoom recording of the first Bob Mover Jazz Workshop & Masterclass from Oct 8, 2022.

 

WHAT'S IN THIS CLASS

 

MC 25: Levels of Paraphrase and Melodic Reconstruction & More

Levels of Paraphrase and Melodic Reconstruction

A. ”Straight Melody”

1) As it might appear on the Sheet Music. You only have “Tone”and “Dynamics” for Expression.

B. ”Straight Melody” but “Syncopated”- Think of the “Big Band  Style”and “Dancing”( Basie, Ellington, etc.)

C. Playing the Melody with “Basic Voice Leading Lines”on the Cadences (3rds to 7ths, 5ths to ♭9th or ♯ 9ths , etc.) used as “Fills” in the Appropriate Spaces.

D. Playing the Melody with “Line Cliches” on the Cadences in the Appropriate Spaces.

 

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1. Singing

A) Solos:With Lester, Bird, Chet Baker etc

B) Scale Permutations and Chromatic Intervals (PDF’sUsed)

C) ”Voice Leading Lines”
    

a) Singing Line Movements from different degrees of the Dorian Mode using “Numerical Solfeggio “ (PDF’s Used)

2. Listening: Great Examples of “Paraphrase and Melodic Reconstruction”
      

A) Lester Young’s “I Never Knew”- We listen to Prez and then to Peggy Lee and Sinatra’s versions.
       

B) Charlie Parker’s “Out of Nowhere” - We listen to Bird and the Ella Fitzgerald versions.

3. Analysis of Tunes Using the “House of Harmony”  Technique

4. Explanation of “Line Clichés” ( PDF’s Used)
  

A) Incorporating them into “Another You “ (#6 in “Paraphrase and Melodic Re-Construction“)

... AND MORE ...

 

CLASSES are EVERY SATURDAY @ 2PM EST.

 

Master musician and teacher of all that is Jazz, Bob Mover, leads this workshop and masterclass while instructors Isaac Raz from Whole Music LLC & Jazz guitarist Gary Pierce assist.

This ia MUST HAVE for all musicians, especially if you want to learn to improvise.

 

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Copyright of Bob Mover & Lower Manhattan Music Studio.

 

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Masterclass 25: Levels of Paraphrase and Melodic Reconstruction & More

$12.00Price
  • ca. 2.5 hours / 1.5 GB

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