For most of the recorded history of jazz, the piano has been the main,and usually the only, comping instrument. This text will help guitarists geta handle on the most important job they have when playing in a smallgroup: comping. This book can be used as a progressive study of compingor simply a source of ideas. Although rhythms and voice leading are foundthroughout the book, they are isolated for study in particular sections. Thebook and accompanying audio cover voice leading, multi-use voicings,voicing variations, passing chords, harmonized scales, intervallic comping,rhythm and studies (blues, standard, modern and modal).
Jazz Guitar Comping
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