Monday, July 30, 2012

Newk The Bass Drum

Applying ideas from other instruments
As mentioned in a previous post, here is an exercise from my forthcoming book "Melodic Syncopation" that features Sonny Rollin's solo from "St. Thomas".  Just a friendly heads up, this exercise can be soul-crushingly difficult at first, so take your time! Max #5.pdf



Just for reference, here is the melody used in the exercise again: