BREAKTHROUGH TO IMPROV: THE SECRETS

OF IMPROVISATION - DVD - Dave Frank

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Breakthrough to Improv: The Secrets of Improvisation is intended for players of all instruments as a way to break through to the creative approach to playing music. Hosted by Berklee professor Dave Frank, author of Hal Leonard's popular Joy of Improv series, this DVD outlines a unique step-by-step series of 'practice points' designed to guide you effortlessly into the process of improvisation. Whether you're a traditionally trained musician looking to break free from written music, an improviser looking to expand your creativity, or a music teacher looking for a way to begin teaching improvisation, Breakthrough to Improv is a must to help you discover the infinite flow of music within you! Includes a helpful booklet with musical examples and further instruction..

Topics Covered Include

  • Breaking free from the written page

  • Structuring an improv practice session
  • Universal Princples of Improvisation

  • Adopting the improvisoers attitude

  • Voicing the 12 bar blues progression

  • Developing a solo

  • Creating and connecting phrases

  • "Feeling in fours" - Improvising in the flow of rhythm

  • Using your inner ear guide

  • Adding triplet and double-timelines to your solos