The only book ever published specifically designed to improve your soloing!
Includes 2 CDs of Marc Johnson soloing on each exercise
(Marc has been the bassist with Bill Evans, Stan Getz, Lyle Mays, etc.)
Includes transcriptions of bass solos by:
Eddie Gomez * John Patitucci * Scott La Faro * Jimmy Haslip *
George Mraz * Gary Willis * Dominique Di Piazza
Over 150 pages of exercises to help you create more beautiful, horn-like solos.
Many transcriptions of Marc Johnson's astounding improvised solos on the accompanying tapes.
Complete chapters on:
-Choice of Notes In One Mode
-Phrasing Exercises in One Mode
-Choice of Notes On A Given Chord
-Typical Jazz Licks
-Practicing Soloing On Tunes