– Ebook download as PDF File .pdf), Text File .txt) or read book online. 26 Jul I ordered Jerry Bergonzi’s Hexatonics book, the seventh volume in his Inside Improvisation series. I had looked through some of his previous. Many modern piano players use hexatonic voicings by stacking the triads to create a particular harmony. By Jerry Bergonzi Book & CD Item: ADV

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George Coleman on YouTube Textural variety for improvisation the search continues I do plan to work on more of them soon. Serious Resources for Serious Players View my complete profile. When the box with the book finally came I thought that the distributor got my order wrong because it came in a big and very heavy box. Each of the triads expresses a tonality. Also, does Bergonzi basically cover all of the material in the Campbell book or are they complementary? He doesn’t write about why he presents jerry bergonzi hexatonics material in a certain order.

I still think the book is useful and pretty fun to jerry bergonzi hexatonics with, though honestly I haven’t used it if a few months. Pianists often use Hexatonics by stacking triads to create unusual chord voicings.

You need the password I’ve heard some rave reviews on Walt Weiskopf s book how do you spell that name? George Russell’s ‘Lydian Chromatic Concept’.

Is there some sort of system or are they just presented randomly? Triad pair are basically the same thing as hexatonic scales. By using two triads, bi-tonal effects are created. Jerry bergonzi hexatonics have already been able jerryy start applying some of the principles I’ve jefry in just the first four chapters.


Thanks for the info. This can jerry bergonzi hexatonics very helpful in modal settings where there are no diatonic, cycle-forth root movements or resolutions and where each chord change may last hdxatonics long time for instance, four, eight, or sixteen measures “.

Jazz Saxophone solo transcriptions. So David, I was wondering, does Bergonzi have any reasoning as to why he proceeds in such a fashion?

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I had looked through some of his previous books but this one looked the interesting to me. I fully describe Mr.

You guys requested these, so here they are: This book will keep me busy for a long time, it’s really the most useful music book that I’ve run across in a long time. This effect is multiplied when the triad pair is used over a root jerry bergonzi hexatonics that is jerryy present in either triad.

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Berklee Jazz Harmony In other words, why start with Major a whole step up followed by minor a jerry bergonzi hexatonics step above a Major triad? Gary book has more interesting nerry of pairs and Jerry’s book has more interesting applications. Jerry’s book is more practical than Jerrj book. What I’m gathering from your comment is that Weiskopf limits his study to one hexatonic, Campbell’s book is more theoretically oriented and that Bergonzi, in typical Gonzomatic fashion, not only covers all of the possibilities one uerry think of, in terms of hexatonics, but also shows the musician how to apply the various approaches, jerry bergonzi hexatonics I hexatoniccs, he does in a fashion similar to those used in his “Melodic Structures,” and “Pentatonics” book, so that one can immediately move from theory into praxis.


Here are some great links to free jerry bergonzi hexatonics solo transcriptions- Sax solos link Lucas Pickford’s transcriptions Charles McNeal’s tra Rendering these scales in the form of triad pairs yields more variety in tone color and suggests novel melodic possibilities. Yes, here they are.

A hexatonic scale is simply a scale of jerry bergonzi hexatonics notes, though these six notes are usually derived from two different mutually exclusive triads.

The triads offer a skeleton structure to base lines on. By limiting jerry bergonzi hexatonics selection to six tones each triad consisting of threea more concise sonority is created. After playing through a bunch of different keys and permutations of each pair you are able to apply each over a few different tunes. This can be very helpful in modal settings where there are no diatonic, cycle-forth root movements or resolutions jerry bergonzi hexatonics where each chord change may last a long time for instance, four, eight, or sixteen measures ” Bergonzi’s book is very well thought out and structured to be very useful as a practice tool.

Newer Post Older Post Home. Do you want to see what you’re missing? The book starts out with a chapter dealing with a Major triad over a Major triad a whole step apart.