Fly Me to the Moon- Soloing on Tunes
This extensive Soloing lesson includes 5 videos with topics including The Chord Progression Theory, Foundation for Melodic Soloing, Anticipating the Changes, Phrasing and Soloing, and Advanced Soloing Concepts. The lesson incorporates a terrific play-along track which is included in the download. With this lesson, you’ll learn to solo with confidence on this classic tune that should be in all jazz musician’s repertoire.
Fly Me to the Moon Phrasing Demonstration
This solo phrasing demonstration was created using the play-along track from Soloing on Tunes: Fly Me to the Moon
1. Fly Me to the Moon Chord Theory
Learn about the chord progression theory in Fly Me to the Moon. We'll analyze and interpret the chords as we prepare to solo on this classic standard.
2. Fly Me to the Moon -Foundation for Melodic Soloing
We'll lay the foundation for a melodic solo through target and connecting tone exercises. Beginning with scale and arpeggio practice, we advance to an exercise designed to help you think of and through two chords at a time.
3. Fly Me to the Moon - Anticipating the Changes
Learn how anticipations are created and used to connect the changes in Fly Me to the Moon. This portion of the lesson has exercises that show you how to lead the harmony rather than just play along. You'll also learn how to think ahead in the changes as you play.
4. Fly Me to the Moon- Phrasing and Soloing
Learn about phrasing concepts as we work at creating solos on Fly Me to the Moon. Building on the previous Theory and Vocabulary portions of the lesson, we'll turn our focus toward developing a musical storyline over one, two, or even more choruses.
5. Fly Me to the Moon-Advanced Soloing Concepts
Learn about advanced soloing concepts that apply directly to your solos on Fly Me to the Moon. I cover the use of bebop concepts such as approach tones, enclosures, flat 9's, the altered dominant scale, and double-time in this extended conclusion tho the Soloing on Tunes: Fly Me to the Moon lesson.
Fly Me to the Moon EXTRAS.zip
Fly Me to the Moon- Foundation for Melodic Soloing.pdf
Fly Me to the Moon- Anticipating the Changes.pdf
4. Fly Me To The Moon Phrasing & Soloing EXTRAS.zip
Soloing on Tunes- Fly Me to the Moon - Advanced Soloing Concepts.pdf