This is a random list of things we’ve worked on in class and ideas for you at home. It will be improved and updated from time to time.

Stuff We’ve Done in Class

Ain’t Misbehavin’

Freddie Freeloader

All Blues

I Got Rhythm

Things Ain’t What They Used to Be

Mercy, Mercy, Mercy

Willow Weep For Me

C7 = C, E, G, Bflat

C9 = C, E, G, Bflat, D

C13 = C, E, G, Bflat, D, A

cm7 (c-7) = C, Eflat, G, Bflat

Ideas for You at Home

Get the irealpro app! Spend some time playing purely by ear and some time aiming for certain notes in certain chords.

Research great jazz solos. Make sure some of them are women!

Come to the monthly jam session. (Get location and time from me.)

Try transcribing a solo.

 

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