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Jazz Sax Lessons: Improvisation: Intermediate Blues (Tenor Saxophone)

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[MUSIC]
So here's a track for you over the Blues,
that I'd love for you to play over.
I'd called it the Blues Solo Changes for
Intermediate Track.
So when you pull up your chart,
the PDF attached to this lesson,
you know what to grab.
So I've got my tenor here, so I'm playing
off the B flat tenor and soprano part,
and if you're playing alto or baritone,
you've got your E flat part as well.
So now, I wanna have you delve more into
the changes throughout my curriculum.
I've got a lot of lessons on different
chord scales, different arpeggios,
different ways in the improvising 101,
102, 103 lessons,
getting really into creating linear lines.
Linear lines,
lines that connect one chord,
to the next chord, to the next chord.
So making sure you know the scale for
each chord and
the arpeggio and also just phrases,
making sure that your, that your
phrases are connected with the changes.
So and also if you haven't
checked out those lessons,
you've got a lot in store,
there's a lot there.
So what I'm gonna do is basically give you
an example of what I'd like you to do.
This track has four choruses
to play through, so
it's one time, well, the form is one
time through and then it repeats back.
And on this track, it repeats four times.
So it gives you ample time
to spread your wings.
So, yeah, so let's give it a try.
So as I'm playing, I'm gonna really
try to stick with the chords, not do
a whole lot especially in the beginning,
just to be intentionally be pretty simple.
And then add more stuff as I go,
just incorporate more of the scales and
connecting one chord to the next.
And always paying attention
to your arpeggio notes too.
Okay, here we go.
[MUSIC]