Internationally renowned authors, musicians and recording artists, Frank Villafranca and Andrew D. Gordon of The Super Groovers have composed a collection of grooves and melodies in the Smooth Jazz Genre developing an exciting supplemental jazz study series for rookie, intermediate and superior jazz students and musicians.
Following releasing their first CD Supergroovin, which gained earth vast airplay, they recognized a need in the audio publishing company for a series of textbooks on modern day improvising inside the Smooth Jazz style. Andrew composed and recorded all the rhythm tracks employed in this e book. In their view, the melodies had been so catchy they couldnt resist developing them into done tracks. Mainline Connection, Villefranchesur-Mer and Youre The Only A single In My Lifestyle, are a handful of highlighted on their 2nd CD, Mainline Connection. Their CD’s or mp3 downloads are readily available from iTunes, Amazon.com, CD Child or from The Super Groovers website site, http://www.thesupergroovers.com.
The smooth jazz grooves in this 46 web page e book element a range of modern day rhythm area designs including R&B, Jazz, Funk, Prime forty, Rock, Gospel, Hip Hop and Latin. These stylistic influences are regularly related with smooth jazz. Well known artists in this style consist of, The Super Groovers, David Sanborn, Eric Marienthal, Kenny G, Dave Koz, Tom Scott, Gerald Albright, Sweet Dulfer, Wilton Felder, Boney James, Chris Botti, Chuck Mangione, Sade, George Benson, Peter White, Lee Ritenour, Earl Klugh, Larry Carlton, Jeff Lorber, Brian Culbertson, George Duke, Joe Sample, Spyro Gyra, Pat Metheny, 4 Enjoy, The Yellow Jackets and The Rippingtons.
On each of the 20 tracks, the groove is separated into 3 melodic thoughts. Each and every melodic notion (case in point or riff) is performed first, by the saxophone with the groove, adopted by just the rhythm area groove, without the need of sax. The 1st case in point is generally the least complicated, the 2nd slightly more difficult and the third the most hard.
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Variations for each groove are readily available as midi files or extended MP3 files where by the rhythm tracks for each groove are recorded for approximately two minutes, readily available from the publishers website site. http://www.adgproductions.com.
Post time: 10-28-2016