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The “Mixo-Dorian Blues Scale” for Blues Soloing

Many band directors arm their beginning jazz students with the Blues scale and unleash them on the unsuspecting jazz world.  Sometimes the students haven't even...

First Jazz Lesson (“72+72”)

If you are a basketball player, you need to practice your fundamentals.  Basketball players practice free throws and dribbling drills to improve instead of just playing...
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Cool and Unusual Applications of the Minor Pentatonic Scale

This is one my favorite jazz education videos on youtube... the perspective of is that of a brilliant guitarist, but any instrumentalist could use...

Melodic Minor Soloing Over Minor ii-V-i

Soloing over a minor iim7b5-V7-i progression is often played with either melodic minor harmony or harmonic minor harmony. Some musicians prefer the melodic minor...

Use of Melodic Minor scale in Stella by Starlight

When you play over a minor ii-V chord progression, such as the first two chords of Stella by Starlight (which you expect to resolve...

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