10. Phrase Lengths

Gary
April 10/2023

Concept

Phrase Lengths

Playing phrases of equal length can have a positive effect, however (…) But playing numerous consecutive phrases of equal length in a solo can sound unimaginative, limited and predictable.

Hal Crook, How To improvise, Pg 26

See:

Phrase Lengths
Controlling the lengths of phrases in an improvised solo

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Repertory

Play the melody of Autumn Leaves and The Nearness of You in different keys. Trust Your Melodic Ear.

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