80 20 Jazz Guitar by Sam Smiley

By Sam Smiley

The 80/20 precept says that eighty% of the the consequences come from 20% of the hassle. It’s visible all through lifestyles – from roads to activities to clients to music.

There’s a fantasy that it takes hours and hours and hours to benefit jazz. a part of that's actual – it does take hours and hours to grasp the song. yet you can begin sounding like an actual jazz guitarist quick via targeting the 20% of items that take advantage of distinction. That’s the place 80/20 Jazz Guitar comes in!

This e-book makes a speciality of the 20 issues (in the spirit of the 20%) that would movement the needle on your perform time. i've got a relatives, a role, and different duties. I keep in mind that it’s unrealistic for somebody in that scenario to spend four hours an afternoon training so discovering the issues that make the most important distinction on your perform time is intensely important.

You’ll learn

20 Jazz Guitar Licks from the masters (Wes, Pat Martino, Jim corridor, Scofield, etc)
20 vintage Jazz Rhythms
20 concept issues you want to know
20 workouts to get your improvisation chops in shape
20 inventive proscribing exercises
20 recommended books, recordings, solos to transcribe, and tunes to learn

You’ll Get Bonuses as well

In addition to the a hundred+ web page PDF 80/20 Jazz Guitar Book
30 Audio Examples of licks and exercises
8 Backing Tracks
3 Printable PDFs of chord and scale fingerings

The key to the program is specialize in the 20% of items that really topic whilst studying jazz guitar; the issues that might get you to sound like an real jazz guitarist speedy; and ready on issues that would muddle up some time and finally be confusing.

Tons of scales? Nope. Drop 2s and 3s - nope, good no longer the complicated half no less than. Modes - no manner. loopy, made up names for issues which are simply defined with ‘flat this observe or bring up this note’? Nope!

It’s manner less complicated! many of the greats from jazz’s bebop and put up bop eras performed tune from the soul and middle, no longer from the mind. definite they studied and knew their stuff, however it used to be a way more natural approach for them. return to that technique - organically studying the issues that topic after they subject, and depart the remaining on my own for now.

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