Blackberry Blossom - Tune & Improv Ideas by Brad Laird is a downloadable Quicktime lesson that uses the song Blackberry Blossom as a vehicle for exploring note choices and techniques useful when improvising. You'll learn 2 complete versions of the song and explore position shifting, doublestops, slides and triplets. Even if you already know a basic version of the tune you can add to your bag of tricks by watching this video. The download includes a .pdf file with tab and standard notation and three .mp3 rhythm jam tracks.
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Length: 33 minutes
Size: 225.4 mb
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"Dear Brad, I am a fairIy recent student of the mandolin. I am currently studying your lesson for "Blackberry Blossom", which like all of your lessons is fantastic. I have found your lessons on improvisation while using the Pentatonic scales to be invaluable. Thanks again."
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