Standards Lesson 2

Lesson 2 – Improvising in the keys of C, F and G major using scale tones.

Learning the technique of call and response, a different chord voicing for 2 5 1 and improvising using scale tones.

A jazz call and response known to musicians round the world is:


Call               –    Stop playing all that jazz rubbish

Response    –    Get *********!


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(a)   call and response using the scales of C, F and G Major

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(b)  alternative voicing for 2 5 1

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(c)   improvising using scale tones

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