Book/CD set. Designed for guitar players who want to familiarize themselves with the basics of acoustic swing jazz. Presents a series of simplified exercises, tunes, and play along tracks that will help beginning/intermediate players master typical gypsy chord changes and rhythms, improvisation, arpeggios, and other aspects of this vibrant style. Note/tab. 32 pp.
Mastery of the la pompe rhythm is THE most basic skill required to play Gypsy jazz. This lesson provides a detailed analysis and history of this infectious rhythm.
A basic overview of the powerful Gypsy Picking technique. Five Gypsy jazz patterns which do not appear in my book Gypsy Picking.