Mastering the ii - V - I Progression
A Guide to Hearing and Playing the Most Common Chords in Jazz
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The ii - V - I progression is the most common group of chords used in jazz music. This book explores the ii - V - I progression in all keys, and gives sample Piano, Guitar and Bass Guitar patterns for playing over the progression. A great tool for ear training, this volume highlights all of the possible harmonic modulations that commonly occur in jazz music, and contains charts and play-along tracks for each modulation. Includes 60 play-along tracks minus bass, minus guitar or minus piano parts, which students of any instrument including guitar, piano, bass guitar or brass and woodwind players can use to practice hearing and playing the material. Also includes melodic patterns for study with audio examples of each pattern. For beginning to advanced players of all instruments.