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Group Classes for Adults & Teens
Intro to Solo Jazz Guitar

Instructor: Tracy Kim
Term: September 2017
Dates: Mondays - September 11 to October 23
7 weeks
Time: 6:00 - 6:50 pm
Cost: $120
Registration: Register Online
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Class Info

Welcome to the lovely world of solo jazz guitar!

In this seven week course, Tracy takes seven different songs ranging from jazz classics to Beatles to Stevie Wonder and teaches the many various approaches to creating solo jazz arrangements.

You will learn how to create an intro and ending for any song. Also, how to choose chord voicings including triads and seventh chords and their inversions to help support the melody. Tracy will also discuss practice techniques and ways to develop an improvisational approach over songs using chords.

The set list will be chosen from the following song list:

  • Misty
  • Georgia On My Mind
  • Nuages
  • Lullaby of Birdland
  • Dream A Little Dream
  • Fly Me to the Moon
  • This Can't Be Love
  • Isn't She Lovely
  • In My Life
  • Ain't Misbehavin'
  • Bye Bye Blackbird
  • How High The Moon
  • Black Orpheus
  • Moon Glow
  • Somewhere Over the Rainbow
  • Summertime
  • Ac-Cent-U-Ate the Positive
  • Glory Of Love
  • Here, There & Everywhere
  • Don't Get Around Much Anymore
  • Besame Mucho
  • Rosetta
  • Days of Wine and Roses
  • All the Things You Are
  • Autumn Leaves
This class is for guitarists who have some prior experience.

Some styles studied are that of Joe Pass, Wed Montgomery, Django Reinhardt, Earl Klugh, and Martin Taylor.

Teacher's Web Site: www.tracykimmusic.com

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