Soloing for All Bass-Clef Instruments (eBook + Online Audio)
A Look Inside Scales
Although there are many fine scale books on the market, none of them really go INSIDE scales to explore the various intervals, harmonized scales in triads and diatonic 7ths, neighbor tones to achieve some chromaticism and how to employ multiple uses of the scales (modes) by superimposing them over the given chords to expand and color them. A variety of chord progressions, taken from various forms, are used in the Ideas for Soloing, with complete analysis. The book covers the Harmonized scales of the Major, ...more
Product Number:
21074BCDEB
Format:
eBook + Online Audio
Skill Level:
Intermediate
Pages:
112
Binding:
eBook
ISBN:
1-6106-5310-6
ISBN13:
978-16106-5310-7
Publisher:
Mel Bay Publications, Inc.
Date Published:
1/4/2011
Although there are many fine scale books on the market, none of them really go INSIDE scales to explore the various intervals, harmonized scales in triads and diatonic 7ths, neighbor tones to achieve some chromaticism and how to employ multiple uses of the scales (modes) by superimposing them over the given chords to expand and color them. A variety of chord progressions, taken from various forms, are used in the Ideas for Soloing, with complete analysis. The book covers the Harmonized scales of the Major, Ascending melodic Minor and the Harmonic Minor. Also covered are the Symmetrical scales: the Half-Step/Whole-Step Diminished scale, Whole Step Half Diminished scale, Whole Tone and the Chromatic scales, plus the Major, Minor, Altered major and Blues Minor Pentatonics and the Harmonic Major III scale. Includes access to online audio.
Soloing for All Bass-Clef Instruments

Introduction ..............................................................3
Chord Types and Symbols ........................................3
Major Scale ..............................................................4
Dorian Mode/Scale......................................14
Phrygian Mode/Scale ..................................21
Lydian Mode/Scale......................................24
Mixolydian Mode/Scale ..............................30
Aeolian Mode (Pure Minor) Scale ..............36
Locrian Mode/Scale ....................................39
Ascending Melodic Minor ......................................44
Lydian Augmented Scale ............................52
Lydianf7 Scale (Lydian Dominant) ............58
Locrian s2....................................................63
Super Locrian
(Diminished Whole Tone Scale) ............68
Harmonic Minor Scale ............................................73
Harmonic Minor 5 ..................................................78
Symmetrical Scales
Half Step-Whole Step Diminished Scale ................80
Whole Step-Half Step Diminished Scale ................86
Whole Tone Scale....................................................89
Chromatic Scale ......................................................92
Pentatonic Scales
Major Pentatonic Scale ..........................................93
Minor Pentatonic Scale ..........................................97
Blues/Minor Pentatonic Scales ............................101
Altered major Pentatonic Scales (Kumoi) ............105
Harmonic Major III ..............................................109
 
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