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  • Tastes of Harmonic Major

    by Chris Harrington

    A Gypsy Jazz inspired piece that looks at playing with the harmonic major scale, a wonderful synthetic scale.

    Tags: Django Reinhardt, Django, gypsy jazz, jazz, harmonic major, synthetic scales, C harmonic major, C major, C Ionian b13, alternate picking, bebop, manouche guitar
    Difficulty7
  • La Pompe Rhythm - Django Reinhardt

    by Chris Harrington

    In this lesson we take a look at the unique style of la pompe, which gives gypsy jazz its great drive and energy

    Tags: django reinhardt, gypsy jazz, manouche, la pompe, C major, G major, percussive strumming, swing, chord voicings, chords, rhythm guitar, lead guitar, gypsy jazz phrasing, alternate picking
    Difficulty3
  • All of Django

    by Chris Harrington

    Tap into the sound and style of Django Reinhardt, the King of Gypsy Jazz.

    Tags: gypsy jazz, jazz, swing, C major, All of Me, jazz improvisation, Django Reinhardt, A Harmonic Minor, phrasing, jazz standard, arpeggios, picking
    Difficulty6
  • Making Changes

    by Chris Harrington

    An intro into the world of playing of jazz chord changes.

    Tags: jazz, solo, bebop, changes, theory, Django Reinhardt, C major, Bb major, Ab major, swing, following the chords, chord changes, jazz improvisation, minor 7th arpeggio, major 7th arpeggio, dominant arpeggio, chord tones
    Difficulty4
  • Jazz Manouche - Spoken

    by Jad Diab

    Theories about cadence and chord progressions. You'll also learn chord shapes that are typical of Gypsy Jazz.

    Tags: chord progression, Jazz manouche, Gypsy Jazz, Cadence, Django Reindhart, gypsy chords, Django Reindhart, nylon strings, rhythm guitar, Angello Debarre, Stochelo Rosenberg, Biréli Lagrène
    Difficulty4
  • Jazz Manouche

    by Jad Diab

    An introduction to Jazz manouche. It contains lot of phrases that are typical of the style, and can teach you theory that can be helpful when improving or composing.

    Tags: Jazz manouche, arpeggios, triads, Django Reindhart, nylon strings, picking, rhythm guitar, lead guitar, jazz phrases, jazz improvisation, following the chords, Angello Debarre, Stochelo Rosenberg, Biréli Lagrène, Horizontal arpeggios, Diminished arpeggios played over dominant chords, Bitonal arpeggios, Chromatism
    Difficulty6
  • Gypsy Jazz Common Phrasing

    by Ramiro Delforte

    Common phrasing in this particular style that many players like Bireli Lagrene, Stochelo Rosenberg or the most known Django Reinhardt developed.

    Tags: Gypsy Jazz, Bireli Lagrene, Stochelo Rosenberg, Django Reinhardt, A Major, G Major, alternate picking, sweep picking, economy picking, acoustic solo, following the chords
    Difficulty6
  • Gipsy Jazz Workout

    by Vasilije Vukmirovic

    Contains 2-note-per-string type arpeggios, in order to develop right hand motion. Introduce student to gipsy jazz arpeggio shapes, and arpeggio building.

    Tags: django, arpeggio, picking, Django Reinhardt, arpeggio shapes, following the chords, improvisation exercise, alternate picking, horizontal arpeggios, 2 notes per string arpeggios
    Difficulty5
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Golden Oldies

  • Jazz Manouche

    by Jad Diab

    An introduction to Jazz manouche. It contains lot of phrases that are typical of the style, and can teach you theory that can be helpful when improving or composing.

    Tags: Jazz manouche, arpeggios, triads, Django Reindhart, nylon strings, picking, rhythm guitar, lead guitar, jazz phrases, jazz improvisation, following the chords, Angello Debarre, Stochelo Rosenberg, Biréli Lagrène, Horizontal arpeggios, Diminished arpeggios played over dominant chords, Bitonal arpeggios, Chromatism
    Difficulty6
  • Gipsy Jazz

    by Vasilije Vukmirovic

    Short etude containing few typical gipsy jazz phrases and techniques.

    Tags: django, gipsy swing, swing, E Harmonic Minor, sweep picking, economy picking, trills, following the chords, picking, downstrokes, fast arpeggio
    Difficulty6
  • Gypsy Jazz Common Phrasing

    by Ramiro Delforte

    Common phrasing in this particular style that many players like Bireli Lagrene, Stochelo Rosenberg or the most known Django Reinhardt developed.

    Tags: Gypsy Jazz, Bireli Lagrene, Stochelo Rosenberg, Django Reinhardt, A Major, G Major, alternate picking, sweep picking, economy picking, acoustic solo, following the chords
    Difficulty6
  • Gipsy Jazz Workout

    by Vasilije Vukmirovic

    Contains 2-note-per-string type arpeggios, in order to develop right hand motion. Introduce student to gipsy jazz arpeggio shapes, and arpeggio building.

    Tags: django, arpeggio, picking, Django Reinhardt, arpeggio shapes, following the chords, improvisation exercise, alternate picking, horizontal arpeggios, 2 notes per string arpeggios
    Difficulty5
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