Gregory W. Yasinitsky (b.1953)

Improvisation 101: Major, Minor and Blues

A Step By Step Approach for Developing Improvisers

for: Double bass [bass guitar]

Music lesson book, playback-CD

Item no.657795
Author/ComposerGregory W. Yasinitsky
Scope72 pages; 23 × 30.5 cm
Release year2016
Publisher/ProducerAdvance Music
Producer No.ADV 14413
22.50 €
Delivery time: 2–3 working days (Germany )
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This volume is a step-by-step approach to improvisation in jazz, rock and pop music. Each chapter is based on easy music which can be practised together with the play-along CD. The textbook can also be used by a band at schools or music schools (for pupils with at least 2 years of instrumental lessons).


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