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Clifford Brown (October 30, 1930 – June 26, 1956), aka "Brownie," was an influential and highly rated American jazz trumpeter.
- Ukulele and Guitar solo arrangements.
- Play-Along MP3 Track and Lead Sheet
Joy Spring - Premium Playalong Track
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Desafinado - Premium Playalong Track with Guitar Melody Played
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Joy Spring - Leadsheet to Play-along Track
Leadsheet for the premium play-along track for the Clifford Brown classic, Joy Spring.
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Joy Spring - Premium Play-along Track
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Joy Spring - Melody and Chord Ukulele Arrangement
The Clifford Brown standard. A bit challenging and a fun song to play.
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Tips and tricks for remembering a song.
A Road Map Through Song
Remembering songs is all about the form and harmonic content and movement with taking in the similarities between songs. And, just like a road map they're landmarks that will trigger memories of how to get through various sections, changes or parts of a song.
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QuickStart Progressions Mixolydian Track 1 - Rock, Play-along Track
Rock play-along track for exploring the Mixolydian scale from the QuickStart Scale and Arpeggio Series of books.
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Core Chords is a series of lessons for building your core, essential 4-part chords. These chords commonly called jazz chords, are really just 4-part chords used in a wide range of musical styles.
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