Finally George Garzone, arguably the most important and influential saxophone teacher in the country, has put together a three hour instructional DVD. This is long overdue and now you don't need to get into Berklee, New England or the New School to learn from the master.
Jody Jazz is releasing Garzone's DVD and it will be shipping in early November. The price is $89.95 for the two DVD disk set and you can pre-order now.
Here's what the website has to say about it:
The Garzone Instructional DVD webpageAbout This DVD"The Music of George Garzone & The Triadic Chromatic Approach", is a Jazz Improvisation Instructional DVD and much, much more.
MADE FOR ALL INSTRUMENTS
Solo, Duos, Trios, an Sextet performances
- The Triadic Chromatic Approach:
23 Chapters & 30 Examples of In-Depth Lessons
- Trading Play Alongs:
George Plays / You Play w/ Rhythm Section
- Pure Play Along:
You Play w/ Rhythm Section
- Garzone On Sound:
In-depth Lesson of Saxophone Sound Production
- PDF Supplements:
Transposed for all instruments, examples, exercises and lead sheets
- Bonus Features:
Interviews, Alternate Takes, ExtraWho Can Benefit From This DVD?ANYONE WHO:
- Wants to Improve their Improvisation Skills
- Wants to Improve their Saxophone Sound & Playing
- Wants an intimate and unprecedented access to one of the greatest musicians and teachers of our time
- Would like to be inspired to take your playing to the next level and beyond
- Wants to improve their timeTriadic Chromatic ApproachThis method is a new innovative approach to jazz improvisation developed and created by George Garzone over the last 25 years of teaching and playing. It teaches you how to generate non permutative lines. That means lines that aren't predictable or repetitive and sound totally fresh. It will allow you to play over chord changes without fear.