Jazz Essentials PACK: Fundamentals of Swing


In this series of lessons, Stanton introduces you to ALL the fundamentals necessary to play jazz, including instruction on ALL these subjects:

• Establishing a great ride swing feel
• Playing fills
• Developing independence for comping
• Rudiments applied to jazz fills
• Setting up ensemble figures
• Chart reading
• Jazz waltz syles
• Playing with brushes

The lessons included in this pack will keep you busy for months – or even years – and will give you a strong foundation in the essential jazz styles. Included in this pack are SIXTEEN video lessons (over 1 hour of great instruction from Stanton Moore), THIRTY-TWO music-minus-drums play-along tracks to help you develop your swing feel in all tempos, FIVE full play-along charts and 12 pages of instructional PDFs!


Total File Size: 2.04 gigabytes


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These lessons are encoded in a universal mpeg-4 format that will play on all current computers, tablets and mobile devices. You can either play the lessons with your preferred video player on your computer, or you may wish to transfer the lesson to your tablet or mobile device by importing the file(s) to your preferred digital media management application.


If you purchase the package that includes a PDF of a specific lesson from “A Fresh Approach to the Drumset”, you can view the lesson on any computer, tablet or mobile device – or print out a copy for placing on your music stand next to your kit.


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No part of this digital software purchase may be reproduced in whole or in part by any electronic or mechanical means, including informational storage and retrieval systems, without the express written permission of the publisher.

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