Stephane Grappelli

Stephane Grappelli - Gypsy Jazz Violin

by Tim Kliphuis
$24.99
sku: 02-21539M
Book/Online audio set. Teaches Gypsy Jazz violin in the style of Stephane Grappelli. Have you listened to Grappelli's solos thinking "I wish I could do that, but it's way over my head?" Here is the answer: simple theory, licks and stylistic lessons point you towards your first authentic Gypsy Jazz improvisations, which you can try out with the swinging guitar-bass playalong audio rhythm section. Then prepare to tackle six classic Grappelli solos, annotated and analyzed for your understanding. To grasp the finesses of sound and timing, there are many sample licks and solos on the audio as well. Assumes you read music and have a basic command of the instrument. Beginning/intermediate. 74 pp.   More Details...
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Contents:

INTRODUCTION
ABOUT THE AUTHOR
ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS
ABOUT STEPHANE GRAPPELLI
GETTING READY

  • Tuning
  • Strings
  • Stance
  • Bow
  • Right elbow
  • Bridge
  • Notation

A LITTLE THEORY

  • Chords
  • Scales

BASIC SKILLS

  • Time
  • The Grappelli Sound
  • Bowing Exercises
  • Chord Practice

IMPROVISATION

  • Staying on a Chord
  • Chord Changes
  • Blues for Steff
  • Two Five Stomp

TUNES

  • Grappelli Improvisation No 1
  • Grappelli Improvisation No 2
  • Grappelli Improvisation No 3
  • Grappelli Improvisation No 4
  • Grappelli Improvisation No 5
  • Grappelli Improvisation No 6

DISCOGRAPHY
BIBLIOGRAPHY
INDEX