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This is the full length Zoom recording of the first Bob Mover Jazz Workshop & Masterclass from June 25, 2022.

 

WHAT'S IN THIS CLASS:

 

Learning Vocabulary & Rhythm Studies: Meet the Beats & Pockets of the Time (Beats & Downbeats)

Tune Study: What Is This Thing (cont.)


1. Singing of Solos.


A) Lester Young

 

a) “Sometimes I’m Happy Or “Lady Be Good”
   

B) Any solo from Miles’ “Solar”

 

C) Singers Sing “What Is This Thing” along with “Hot House” head and Solos from
“Massey Hall” recording.

3. LearningVocabulary


A) Transposing by Understanding the Function of the Notes Used and Not Just Their Names.

 

B) Use “Solar”PDF #3 Bars 1and 2 ,5 and 6, 10 and 11/ Have Students Play These Phrases in Different Keys/ Show Method of Practicing this Intervalically.

4. Quick Study of New “Beginners “PDF of “Solar”Scale Study.

5. Rhythm Studies


A) “Meet the Beats”- Acquaints the students with “Up Beats “ and “Down Beats”-Them students must identify various beats

 

B) The “Pockets”
            

a) Regular (2 and 4)

            

b) 1/2 Time (“Deep”or “Long” Pocket”)
             

c)1/2 of “b” (“Bottom” Pocket)


C) Have Students Sing “What Is This Thing”  Acapella while Snapping, Tapping , or Clapping the Various Pockets.
           

D) Have Them Do the Same Exercise on Pockets Along with the Massey Hall “Hot House.”

6. What Is This Thing”Phase#2 “Harmonic Options”

 

A) Minor to Minor”and “Harmonic Minor to Major” on “A” Section (PDF #1).


B) Explain Use of Melodic Minor on Dominant 7th Chords (PDF#5),(PDF#7).


C) Dorian of Key a Minor 3rd Above ( i.e. “Relative Major”), (PDF#2), (Also use Melodic Minor).


D) Harmonic Shift of Dorian or MelodicMinor of -3rd key on II-7♭5 to Dorian or MM of ♭5sub (one more -3rd above) to Resolution. (PDF#3) and (PDF#5), (again).


E) Harmonic Shift from Dorian of -3rd key to Diminished (PDF#4).


F)Diminished Scales and Diminished Patterns on “What Is This Thing.” (PDF#8), (PDF#6).
Have Students Improvise Using These Scales

… 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.

 

*ONCE PURCHASED, THE DOWNLOAD WILL BE SENT TO YOU WITHIN 24 HRS. VIA EMAIL, unless otherwise noted.

 

Copyright of Bob Mover & Lower Manhattan Music Studio.

 

Download is allowed, but no editing or copying.

Masterclass 10: Learning Vocabulary & Rhythm Studies: Meet the Beats & More

$12.00Price
  • ca. 2.5 hours / 1.5 GB

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