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#2110197 - 06/29/13 01:35 PM This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier  
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For all of you VAMP-ires out there) You can do this!

http://youtu.be/SjJVSQz1eK4

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#2110403 - 06/30/13 12:13 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: Dfrankjazz]  
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Hi Dave,

Thanks a lot for creating this video tutorial smile I think either you or someone else posted it back in february and I had a listen a few times and then veered off into a heavy work schedule. Curiously enough, I had a listen once again about 2 weeks ago, jotted down your example and started working on it amid other things musical. So your post is timely, for me anyways, as a reminder to keep plugging away smile

I was also looking at your "walking bassline clinic" videos this morning. Another thing to work on... I need another 40 years on my life to master it all... which should bring me somewhere in the vicinity of, oh, not too far from 100 smile

John


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#2110497 - 06/30/13 07:34 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: Dfrankjazz]  
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Thank you Dave. A good structure for improv. I'm very much interested in improv. Although I'm at a very low level right now learning basics. I still, at times, when doing scales or such. A certain spot will catch my mind. Want to go with it. Your video shows I'm on exactly the right track. It will keep helping me.


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#2110558 - 06/30/13 11:10 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: Dfrankjazz]  
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blessings and keep swingin!

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#2110559 - 06/30/13 11:12 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: John_In_Montreal]  
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I'm planning my next big gig when I master the material I'm working on now..The concert will be at age 40 in my next life)

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#2110560 - 06/30/13 11:13 AM Re: This video can help you BREAK the improv barrier [Re: rnaple]  
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You might also get something from the video Breakthrough to Improv which is similar with a blues focus, free on YT..

DF


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