Welcome to Play Jazz Guitar 10: Advanced Soloing Principles for late intermediate to advanced students of Jazz guitar.
This Jazz Learning Path core course is presented by 5 top TrueFire educators: Pat Martino, Larry Carlton, Sheryl Bailey, Mimi Fox, and Fareed Haque.
The Advanced Soloing Principles curriculum is comprised of select Jazz guitar lessons from the educators’ existing TrueFire course libraries.
The ability to improvise freely, and creatively, over any given groove or changes is one of the key skills that distinguishes the advanced and pro player. The insight and performance studies in this core course will advance your technical, creative, and improvisational skills. Learn the soloing examples note-for-note and then use the ideas and technical approaches to craft your own solos and improvisations.
Play Jazz Guitar 10: Advanced Soloing Principles is organized into 5 sections. In the first section, Fareed Haque goes deep on soloing over chord substitutions with 4 principles and accompanying demonstration. Sheryl Bailey presents 3 bebop soloing etudes with performances and breakdowns in Section 2. You’ll learn 3 of Larry Carlton’s hit instrumentals in Section 3. Pat Martino shares priceless insight in a series of demonstrations and performances in Section 4. Mimi Fox wraps things up in Section 5 with a performance study and extensive breakdown.
When you’ve completed the lessons here in Advanced Soloing Principles, you’ll find more lessons focused on soloing in Advanced Soloing Approaches, also a Play Jazz Guitar 10 core course.
The educators demonstrate all of the key examples over jam tracks (where and when applicable) to simulate a real-world application, in a musical context. All of the key examples are also tabbed and notated for your practice, reference and study purposes.
You’ll also get Guitar Pro files so that you can play, loop or slow down the tab and notation as you work through the lessons. Plus, you’ll have all of the available jam tracks to work with on your own.
Take as much time as you need to work through each video guitar lesson before moving on to the next lesson. If you want to dig deeper or wider into any of the topics covered in this core course, check out the recommended supplementary courses in your learning path where you’ll find more examples, techniques and insight from top TrueFire educators.