The Jazz Guitar Handbook
(A Complete Course in All Styles of Jazz)
Rod Fogg - Hal Leonard Corporation
The Jazz Guitar Handbook is a step-by-step guide to jazz guitar playing. It takes players from the basics through to advanced harmony and soloing concepts, and teaches them the music theory a jazz guitarist needs to know. Along the way it covers a wide range of styles, including jazzy blues, swing, bebop, modal, jazz-funk, Gypsy, and more. The handbook features over 120 exercises in notation and tab and includes a 96-track CD of examples, play-alongs, and backing tracks. It also presents the history of the jazz guitar and its great players. Easy to use and useful for players at various levels, this volume is a must-have reference for players looking to expand their jazz skillset.