Learn about Latin jazz grooves and Afro-Cuban melodic phrasing techniques.
Latin jazz is a blending of Jazz and Afro-Cuban music. In this video, jazz great Victor Mendoza helps you harness all the passion and liveliness that the rhythms and harmonies of Latin jazz demand. He will take your musical vocabulary and knowledge of rhythm, scales, and common chord progressions to explore this rich musical style.
Learn basics of Afro-Cuban jazz to create sizzling Latin groove patterns including:
- Son Clave
- Rumba Clave
Victor Mendoza will guide you through techniques with practice/play-along tracks featuring Victor and friends. Be sure to watch the included concert performance by Victor, Eguie Castrillo, Fernando Huergo, Rafael Alcalá, and Pablo Bencid.
Preview this DVD by watching the trailer. You need the Quicktime player from Apple to view the trailers. Download it from http://www.apple.com/quicktime/products/qt/. Watch the trailer: Low/Modem or Hi/Broadband
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