Gregory W. Yasinitsky (b.1953)

Improvisation 101: Major, Minor and Blues

A Step By Step Approach for Developing Improvisers

for: Piano

Music lesson book, online audio

Item no.657767
Author/ComposerGregory W. Yasinitsky
Languagesgerman, english
Scope72 pages; 23 × 30.5 cm
Release year2016
Publisher/ProducerSchott Music
Producer No.ADV 14414
22.50 €
Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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The 28 performance pieces in this volume are based on the harmonies of popular jazz songs by Miles Davis, Chet Baker and Duke Ellington. They help you to get to know the structure of typical jazz solos.


  • Improvising in Key Centers
  • About the Recordings
  • Getting Started
  • A Minor Change
  • The Key
  • It's All Relative
  • C Note
  • Blue Riff
  • Blue Funk
  • Feelin' Blue
  • After the Spring
  • Theory Guide