Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony book by Bert Ligon to learn genuine improvisation. Read lessons, techniques and more. I haven’t had a chance to go through this book yet but I’ve heard about it from a lot of different people. Not just this book, but others by Bert Ligon. Many of. Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony by Bert Ligon, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.

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Books by Bert Ligon. They may be fragments of these original lines but you’ll begin to make them your own. What makes sense to play over the V7 depends on where it’s going.

Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony

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Once you get these basic forms under connevting fingers, it can get very sophisticated very quickly, but always with purpose, e. Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony I have this book and love it. One develops a sense for where one is inside a longer melodic line — and that has been very valuable to me, since I normally felt I was just “somewhere” in the scale or arp.


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RussPa53 rated it it was coonnecting Jul 10, Brian Carr rated it really liked it Aug 08, That includes the theory books, the technique book, and the connecting chords book.

You can always double time these lines later for 16 but the 8th note line that moves through the changes landing strong keeps the listener and the player interesting and solid. Playing jazz is not a paint by the numbers exercise.

No trivia or quizzes yet. Lists with This Book. Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony Check out this http: Chester rated it it was amazing Nov 25, Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony. If I am able to liinear a look at this one at some point I’ll post my own thoughts, but in essence, it sounds like this is a good book to have on your shelf. Results 1 to 20 of Landing on those strong tones makes the great sounding line and the book shows possibilities.

Some lines just say what you hear. Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony Mike’s comments about the use of this book are especially important. Many Alto Saxophone Mouthpieces. These are the first exercises I’ve ever done that have really gotten me accustomed to scales and arps in that sense rather than just playing them “out in outer space.


You’ve got to learn your instrument. Chris Marlowe rated it it was amazing Mar 04, Books like this are as much or more about opening your ears to possibilities.

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Review: Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony by Bert Ligon

You practice those favorite lines in other keys but eventually with this book you will begin to play your own lines. The soft and despicable other side of this rather nasty coin is where everything connceting is automatically invested with significance by culture vultures.

You can download the patterns I think there are actually 4, not 3; if you get the book, contact me and I’ll send you some Finale files and try working with them a bit.

A study of three basic outlines used in jazz improv and composition, based on a study of hundreds of examples from great jazz artists.