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An Approach to Comping: The Essentials (Instrumental Solo)

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A step-by-step guide to basic comping rhythms, voicings, and progressions – as played by the masters – that focuses on how to play (or “comp”) behind a jazz soloist. Topics covered include: Basic rhythms and voicings for comping; 11 note-for-note transcriptions of Bud Powell, Horace Silver, Tadd Dameron, and Barry Harris comping behind the soloist; 3 modified transcriptions in the style of Red Garland, Sonny Clark, and Bobby Timmons comping behind the soloist; comping guides, rhythms, and progressions derived from the transcriptions; over 80 comping exercises aimed at getting the concepts under your fingers; plus interviews about the art of comping by Harold Mabern and Renee Rosnes. 272 pages, plus 2 CDs containing demonstrations and play-along tracks.

Publisher: Sher Music Co

ISBN: 1883217784

Item Code: 9781883217785

Access Code: PT311C

Price: £29.99
Availability:48 in stock Territory restrictions apply, see Add. Info

Language: English

Included media: 2CD

Territories: Sher Sales

Instruments:
  • Piano