Educational Piano

Amazing Phrasing – Trumpet

50 Ways to Improve Your Improvisational Skills

Amazing Phrasing – Trumpet

50 Ways to Improve Your Improvisational Skills

Series: Trumpet Instruction Publisher: Hal Leonard Format: Softcover Audio Online Authors: Steve Herrman, Dennis Taylor

Amazing Phrasing is for any trumpet player interested in learning how to improvise and how to improve their creative phrasing. The 50 ideas are divided into three main sections: Harmony – explores scales, arpeggios, chord substitutions, harmonic embellishments, and other harmonic phrasing ideas; Rhythm – covers legato tonguing, swing feel, rhythmic displacement, how to manipulate time, and other aspects of rhythmic phrasing; Melody – discusses contour lines, making patterns musical, developing a motif, building a solo, and many other melodic phrasing ideas. The companion audio, accessed online for download or streaming, contains 26 demo tracks for listening, as well as many play-along examples so you can practice improvising over various musical styles and progressions. Also available for guitar, keyboard, and tenor saxophone.

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$16.99 (US) Inventory #HL 00310902 ISBN: 9780634047749 UPC: 073999109023 Width: 9.0" Length: 12.0" 104 pages

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