Here is the accompanying video for Modern Jazz Line #9. Be sure and follow the steps in the video to work towards mastery of this jazz melody. Remember to work slowly and mindfully. Don't ever try to rush effortless playing!
Get the sheet music to this lesson here:
Modern Jazz Line #9 .pdf
Sick of pentatonics and diminished patterns? Here is jazz pianist Barry Harris explaining how to use bebop scales over John Coltrane's Giant Steps.
Here's another great video of Hal Galper talking about what melodic improvisation means to him using All the Things You Are as an example.
Check it out starting here: http://youtu.be/NehOx1JsuT4?t=4m16s