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comment Importance of sight reading for non-professional jazz guitarists?
Your best investment is to understand harmony and chords, and practice them until they are automatic. Ie. you look at a lead sheet and can instantly voice the chords.
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answered Importance of sight reading for non-professional jazz guitarists?
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answered Is it possible to learn theory without sight reading?
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comment what midi keyboard is compatible with ipad mini?
The Line6 Mobile Keys 25 and Mobile Keys 49. I use these with my iphone.
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answered Is there any scale that contains eight different notes?
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answered How to resolve chords (and general questions)
Aug
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revised Music Theory on guitar chord progression
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Aug
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answered Music Theory on guitar chord progression
Jul
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answered What should I look for in a portable audio recorder to be able to record loud concerts/jam sessions?
Jul
25
comment Do ear plugs have a big effect on ability to hear the music?
Excellent description.
Jul
25
comment My Jazz Piano Improv Phrasing Sounds Horrible
Excellent site, Paul. Very good teaching materials and technique.
Jul
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revised Do ear plugs have a big effect on ability to hear the music?
Adding some brand info
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Jul
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answered My Jazz Piano Improv Phrasing Sounds Horrible
Jul
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answered Do ear plugs have a big effect on ability to hear the music?
Jul
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answered How to know what notes/chords go together while improvising?
Jul
18
comment How to improvise a walking bass line
very lazy advice
Jul
18
answered How to improvise a walking bass line
May
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comment Ηοw important is to know classical music theory to study jazz theory?
The classical theory by itself does not get you to playing jazz.
May
14
answered Ηοw important is to know classical music theory to study jazz theory?