Arpeggios

THE ARPEGGIOS DRILLING COURSE

IMPORTANT: The content in this course is absolutely essential to be able to follow any other lesson regarding jazz improvisation, and I strongly recommend that you learn it well, and repeat it often until you are absolutely confident with it. It will be well worth the time and effort spent.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 1
Maj 7 arpeggios from the root, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 2
Maj 7 arpeggios from the 7th, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 3
Minor 7 arpeggios from the root, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 4
Minor 7 arpeggios from the 7th, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 5
Dominant 7 arpeggios from the root, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 6
Dominant 7 arpeggios from the 7th, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 7
Minor 7 b5 (half diminished) arpeggios from the root, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.

ARPEGGIOS DRILLING 8
Minor 7 b5 (half diminished) arpeggios from the 7th, starting on strings 1, 2, 3 and 4.


EXTENDED ARPEGGIOS

7th arpeggios from all scale degrees
Include short arpeggios in your improvisations within one scale.

7th arpeggios with 11
2 octave arpeggios from all scale steps starting on the 5th string, both regular 7th arpeggios, and 7th arpeggios with the added 11 on top.

3 octave diminished
Ascending and descending diminished arpeggio, and discussion around the nature of the diminished tonality.