Re: ...for the jazz cats ...
Originally Posted by Numberless
Yeah, I worked extensively with those sections last semester and they're wonderful exercises. Right now I'm checking out the chapter 2 "Holding the Groove" exercises, not gonna lie I'm finding them really hard especially singing the beats while playing them, great stuff, at this point I'll pretty much listen to anything John Riley has to say, the man is a genious imo.
That's a great section! I found it a neat challenge to play the "Holding the Groove" section at 40 bpm trying to keep it relaxed and feeling good.
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