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7 Intros to Play on Jazz Standards

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One question I get from time to time is how do I intro a jazz standard, other than of course just starting it?

So in today’s video, I’m going to go over 7 different intros that you can try out the next time you go to a jam session or gig to start playing a jazz standard.

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Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra
Brent Vaartstra is a professional jazz guitarist and educator living in New York City. He is the head blogger and podcast host for which he owns and operates. He actively performs around the New York metropolitan area and is the author of the Hal Leonard publication "Visual Improvisation for Jazz Guitar." He's also the host of the music entrepreneurship podcast "Passive Income Musician."


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