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Jonny May

Learn 3 essential Jazz styles – Jazz Swing, Stride, & Latin – with Heart & Spirit, inspired by Heart & Soul. From the lead sheet, we’ll apply 4-On-The-Floor, Walking Bass, re-harmonizations, & more.

Course Objectives
  • Learn Heart and Spirit
  • Discover Jazz, Stride and Latin Left Hand Approaches
  • Explore Melodic Embellishments
  • Add new skills to your Jazz Toolbox
Learning Focus
  • Groove
  • Lead Sheets
  • Songs

Course Lessons

Heart and Spirit 2 – Lesson 1

Lead Sheet, Melody & Chords, Chord Pops

Heart and Spirit 2 – Lesson 2

Four-on-the-Floor, Walking Bass, Upper Neighbors

Heart and Spirit 2 – Lesson 3

Easy Stride, Reharmonized Stride Approaches

Heart and Spirit 2 – Lesson 4

The Latin Approach, Workshop Questions

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