Three DVD set. Alex Skolnick is world-renowned for creating an unprecedented blend of metal and traditional jazz. Using basic blues progressions, he guides you through jazz concepts and demonstrates how to follow progressions by targeting chord tones, triads, embellishments, modes and jazz patterns. Learn to apply techniques like upper chord extensions, chromaticism, jazz licks, and to add Bossa Nova, swing, 6/8 time and waltz rhythmic styles to your skill set. Alex reveals how he transforms rock songs like the Scorpions' "Still Loving You" into a jazz composition, as well as his approach to classic standards. Includes iPod ready video, 52 page tab E-book, & lifetime membership to the RockHouse lesson support website. Approx. 3 hours.