smooth jazz tips plz


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03-12-2008, 03:35 PM
ive never played jazz in my life before, played death metal, but i love smooth jazz.
Any tips on how to get sounds like this? (not tone, but actual melody?)

edit: what are soem smooth jazz groups with some good guitarists in them?

03-12-2008, 03:43 PM
1. learn theory
2. practice

I don't listen to jazz like that, but Grant Green is one of the smoothest bebop jazz guitarists I know.

ze monsta
03-12-2008, 03:57 PM
Learn to play legato for starters.

03-12-2008, 05:17 PM
he explains it in the'll have to learn some'll have to know which scales go over which chords...I suggest you learn barre chords if you haven't and then take a look at the scale moods