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    Re: Barry Harris method for learning bebop

    Absolutely - thank you Pete, I'm really enjoying your videos.
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    Re: Barry Harris method for learning bebop

    You know, this is an awful lot of homework, even with a lot of time:)

    thanks again
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    Little Rock Getaway - Dave Peters

    Melody and solo from his album Art in America.



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    Re: Barry Harris method for learning bebop

    Just discovered this thread, what a fantastic learning resource. Thanks for your work Pete!
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    Re: Conference Call Jam Session !!

    Somewhere, someone is working on this......just wait a few weeks. We probably won’t see big leaps and bounds, but in six to eight months, things could be very different. Technology has a way of...
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    Re: Barry Harris method for learning bebop

    Well, so much for sleeping tonight!

    thanks, great stuff!
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    Re: Barry Harris method for learning bebop

    Wow, this is good stuff! Thank you!
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    BOB WiLLS short on TCM, 10:15 EST

    Some good stuff to DVR on Turner Classic Movies today (Wed Nov. 27. ) Just noticed a Bob Wills short (11 min) at 10:15 AM (BTW This is the same one TCM aired about a month ago)
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  9. Thread: Improvising

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    Re: Improvising

    The key to rapidly learning to improvise is to spend a lot of time improvising. (Shocking!) I say this because many players will look for non-improvisational things to "master" before they feel like...
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    Re: Filling Behind a Singer

    The most critical concept to abide by, no matter how tasteful, cool, fitting, etc. etc, your fill might be, DON'T EVER obscure a single note of the singer!
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    New Alex Heflin CD

    Hey folks.

    I just released an album, titled "Retro," on Spotify/Amazon/iTunes. I believe it's currently live on Spotify and Amazon and should be live on iTunes by the end of the weekend. It's a 20...
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    Re: Interesting video

    D’oh! Yep.
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    Re: Interesting video

    I like the intervening “bumper” that is the notorious “lick”.

    I hear there is a T-shirt that says “Voice Leading > Theory”. Because we have fewer notes we can use at one time we have to mainly...
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    Re: Chord Melody Songbooks?

    I can't say this without bias (obviously), but my course at Peghead Nation might be what you're looking for. Each lesson offers a chord melody arrangement of a standard tune--and it includes videos...
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    Re: Barry Harris method for learning bebop

    Thanks, Pete - great stuff!
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    Very nice. I appreciate your endless efforts.

    I find it interesting, that these "etudes" are universally aplicable (equally well suited for bluegrass).
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    Re: Favorite Doc Watson albums

    There’s no bad one; you can’t go wrong. I’ve got about half of his catalog! Most recent acquisition is the Bear’s Sonic Journals set. Great audio on a full week of live performances by Doc & Merle.
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    Re: D'Addario Monel Strings !

    Hello everyone! My name is Kyle and I work at D'Addario on the Fretted product development and management team. I drove the launch of our new monel mandolin sets in 2018. I'm glad to hear that a...
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    Re: JazzMando website to sunset soon

    I learned so much from JazzMando over the years and am happy and honored to be taking up the torch and keeping Ted's excellent resource online!

    Stay tuned!
    Baron
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    Rubner tuners

    Visited with Michael Heiden yesterday in Creston B.C. who had ordered a set of Rubner
    tuners for me.
    The existing tuners gave me problems, I always spend a long time tuning and re-tuning,I did put...
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    Re: Whither the Compton/Blake record?

    Thanks for your interest in the CD, everyone. I have to admit I've dragged my heels on getting this out for a long time. But it's finally put together and done. Heidi and I are looking at 'official'...
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    Re: Non Mandolin Jazz

    Jethro Burns was asked a similar question way back in the the Mandolin World days. I think his answer was "I listen to everything. I like most of it."

    I kinda side with Niles...jazz is not the...
  23. FREE chord melody lesson: LADY BE GOOD -from Aaron Weinstein

    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=M_vdd5bM2sk
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    Re: Bill Evans type voicings

    Bill Evans was the thinking man's piano player. He would phrase a tune in chord melodies leaving the melody note out so that the hole in the chord screamed out the melody and your mind filled it...
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    a post-xmas chord melody

    Here's a new, brief, extemporaneous chord melody for those who may be interested:


    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=f0ZzZS3F-_Y
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