Michele Weir: Vocal Improvisation

Michele Weir: Vocal Improvisation

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This practical guide for jazz singers at all levels presents progressive exercises from beginner to advanced and includes chapters on theory and keyboard skills and selected solos for transcribing. In the interview section professional singers such as DeeDee Bridgewater, Kurt Elling, Jon Hendricks, Sheila Jordan, Kevin Mahogany, Bobby McFerrin, Mark Murphy discuss their approach to jazz improvisation.

The CD contains vocal examples with rhythm section background featuring vocalists Darmon Meader, Don Shelton and the author. Stereo separation allows you to sing along with them, or turn them off to practise with Michele Weir (p); John Clayton (b); and Joe LaBarbera (d).
Bk/CD, 232 pages