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Jonny May

Get ready to learn Silent Night in a fun Blues Rhumba Style with slides, tremolos, and rolls. A Rhumba Intro and Outro are included, along with a valuable toolkit of soloing techniques.

Course Objectives
  • Learn a New-Orleans Blues Rhumba Version of Silent Night
  • Master the Melody and Chords while adding a Rhumba Groove
  • Explore adding Slides, Tremolos, and Rolls
  • Learn a fun Intro, Outro, and Soloing techniques
Learning Focus
  • Basslines
  • Groove
  • Lead Sheets
  • Songs

Course Lessons

Silent Night Rhumba 2 – Lesson 1

The Rhumba Groove, Add Pops and Slides

Silent Night Rhumba 2 – Lesson 2

Lead Sheet, Melody & Chords

Silent Night Rhumba 2 – Lesson 3

The Bass Walk-Up, Harmonizing the Melody

Silent Night Rhumba 2 – Lesson 4

Intro, Outro, Dynamics, & Phrasing

Silent Night Rhumba 2 – Lesson 5

Rolls & Tremolos, Apply to Each Chord

Silent Night Rhumba 2 – Lesson 6

Soloing, Pentatonic Scale, Blues Scale, Combining both

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