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Jazz - Standards You Need To Know S1E6

DIG IT! Welcome to the new Series - JAZZ INVESTIGATIONS, Jazz - Standards You Need To Know - Season 1, Episode 6

In Season 1 of Jazz - Standards You Need To Know, we are going to take a fresh look at the tunes you should be working on, first, if you are new to playing jazz.

AND, the tunes you should continue to be studying if you are an experienced player! This is key because many of these songs are ones that MANY players overlook as they advance in playing jazz.

NOW, DON'T FORGET if you DIG what I do, then,

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In Episode 6 of the Jazz - Standards You Need To Know, we look at our first Modal tune with SO WHAT? - Say what? That is right - So What?!, and there is nothing ordinary about this classic Miles Davis Tune! This Jazz Standard the real "deal" in the jazz world, and there are lot of good reasons for this as well!

As a Jazz Investigator, I take a strong look at The Jazz Standards You Need To Know, and I feel that So What? has so much to offer.

So to find all of this out - see what I just did there?, you know what to do. DIG IT and push play!

Check it out and let me know in the comments.


PS. There is a live demo of this song as well. Enjoy!

Key Times

0:00 Intro

0:25 Lesson Overview

0:53 Lesson Intro

0:57 So What - Reason 1

1:11 So What - Reason 2

1:33 So What - Reason 3

1:54 So What - Reason 4

2:26 Summary

2:38 Solo

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