John scofield guitar transcriptions 1987 jazz popular music. Solar by john scofield, transcription impromastering. A buddy and i started an a go go transcription book many years ago that we were going to shop to some publishers, but of course life got in the way and we never finished it. John scofield, brad mehldau and mark guiliana debut. John scofield born december 26, 1951, sometimes referred to as sco, is an american jazzrock guitarist and composer whose music includes bebop, jazz fusion, funk, blues, soul, and rock. I have compiled a collection of 26 solos featuring jazz greats herbie hancock, booker little, max roach, grant green, stan getz, slide hampton, thelonious monk, jackie mclean, cuong vu, clifford brown, roy haynes, woody shaw, sonny rollins, jon. The apostle john, as unbroken tradition affirms, and as internal evidence and comparison with the gospel of john prove date. Join facebook to connect with john scofield and others you may know. Scofield reference notes old scofield 1917 edition book introduction. Past present by john scofield 602547384157 cd barnes. Bass desires the nag fat dancer filibuster heaven hill gil b now shes blonde picks and pans protocol so you say still warm techno. He has a number of books out there and im sure they are all good. Jeep on 35 is that light and airy style of fusion propelled by soulful acoustic strumming, that seems made for a summer days coastal drive. Heres a lead sheet for john scofields not you again as performed on his works for me.
See all formats and editions hide other formats and editions. This album has scofield playing alongside accomplished colleagues steve swallow, larry goldings and bill stewart. While the music on past present harks back to jazzs prerockinfluenced golden age, theres nothing retro, staid, or unadventurous about the groups performance. Best transcriptions sharepoint, interactive exercises to enhance musical expression, technique and creativity. John scofield what are your favorite books and why.
A go go 1998 john scofield is a pragmatist among jazzs electric guitarists. John scofield licensed to youtube by umg on behalf of verve. Pdf download john scofield guitar transcriptions pdf. This is a melodic lick in the style of john scofield over a v going to i minor and uses the c minor harmonic scale. John scofield how to mix bebop and pentatonics youtube. John scofield sounds like no other guitarist ive ever heard, and the guys got some badass chops. During the 90s, everchanging guitarist john scofield paired with saxophonist and fellow berklee alum joe lovano, drummer bill stewart, and bassists charlie haden, marc johnson, and dennis irwin, respectively, for three highly praised albums, time on my hands 1990, meant to be 1990, and what we do 1992. Scofield also supplies all of the compositions on past present, some of which, poignantly, were inspired by his son evan scofield, who died from cancer at age 26 in 20. John scofields steeplechase solo transcription by steve.
This book is unique in that it includes lead sheets forthe songs exactly the way scofield wrote them, allowing us the opportunity to experience the evolution of this music. John scofield plays the music of ray charles at discogs. John scofields latest album country for old men was released september 23, 2016 country for old men is scofields homage to such greats as george jones, dolly parton, merle haggard, james taylor, and hank williams among others. John scofield guitar transcriptions paperback december 1, 1987 by john scofield author. It was also the first of scofields records to feature tenor saxophonist joe lovano, who went on to record several more quartet albums with scofield, and to tour with scofield in the early 1990s. John scofield plays the music of ray charles is a perfect example of the latter. But i only have two, jazzfunk guitar 1 time on my hands i totally dig time on my hands, complete transcriptions, one of my favorite sco recordings. Transcriptions are used to develop the ears, to derive technical exercises, and for analysis to gain understanding of the theory and techniques used to construct phrases. Amazon price new from used from paperback please retry. Endless summer john scofield solo from uberjam deaux, transcribed by doug perkins. First john is a family letter from the father to his little children who are in the world. The fourth gospel was written by the apostle john jn 21.
Guitar, but the dynamic and tonal range of john scofield could easily be the topic of long books. John scofield reunion looks to a familiar past the. Scofield s guitar and john medeskis organ are weaving in and out of a urban tarantella twisted further by an ideal and versatile rhythm section. Scofield transcriptions pdf this page lists 476 guitar solo transcriptions that are. Milestones of the joe henderson album so near, so far which is anyway a fantastic album. John scofield guitar transcriptions book depository. This time to guitarist john scofield for his birthday. Besides having a signature tone and always coming up with new projects and collaborations he also has a very personal melodic language.
It was the first of seven studio albums scofield released on blue note records in the 1990s. This video is on probably my favorite john scofield solo. John scofield is in many ways a fantastic jazz artist. Developing jazz improvisational skills through solo transcription and analysis. The john scofield quartet concluded its original run at a time that now feels both remote and weirdly familiar. Endless summer john scofield solo from uberjam deaux. John scofield guitar transcriptions paperback 1 dec 1987. I have always enjoyed reading and looking at the transcriptions in downbeat magazine over the years. He has worked with miles davis, dave liebman, joe henderson, charles mingus, joey defrancesco, herbie hancock, eddie palmieri, pat metheny, bill frisell, joe lovano, pat martino, mavis staples, phil lesh. Scofields most popular book is scofields commentary on the whole bible illustrated c.
Jazz guitar here is a set of original transcriptions of great performances from traditional expressions to the more modern manifestations of jazz guitar. John scofield has a great very practical way to use legato in his playing. In fact, he gets away with using an effect i dont like and i still love his playing. This has been questioned on critical grounds, but on the same grounds and with equal scholarship, the early date and johanean authorship have been maintained. John scofield s latest album country for old men was released september 23, 2016 country for old men is scofield s homage to such greats as george jones, dolly parton, merle haggard, james taylor, and hank williams among others. Download and print sheet music or learn how to play online. If you want tab, the later funk books and the time on my hands book include it but i wouldnt vouch for accuracy. Once thad transcribed the music, john supervised the work and fielded a truckload of questions ranging from general to microscopic by way of telephone and fax while on. A double stop is when you play 2 notes at the same time and can be. John scofield is a pragmatist among jazzs electric guitarists.
All the things you are john scofield solo transcription. A dazzling electric guitarist with a steely tone and fluid lines to earmark his distinctive postbop style. I wish some books would come out for his more modern stuff, like a go go and bump. With the possible exception of the song of solomon, it is the most intimate of the. John scofield, brad mehldau and mark guiliana debut as an allstar trio from left, brad mehldau, john scofield and mark guiliana at the blue note on wednesday. Oct 16, 2015 the john scofield quartet concluded its original run at a time that now feels both remote and weirdly familiar. Visit jscombo66 for cd or mp3 formats of the complete album ft. John scofield guitar transcriptions paperback december 1, 1987 by john scofield author 5. Scofield has 53 books on goodreads with 1931 ratings. Please keep in mind that all material posted on this site is done so strictly for our mutual edification please go to legitimate sources to obtain the original recordings.
Those albums found the oftelectrified scofield, who played with miles davis in the. Buy john scofield guitar transcriptions by scofield, j at guitar tab sheet music. John scofields solo on steeplechase khans korner 1. King of belgium hudson jack dejohnette, larry grenadier, john medeski, john scofield release date. In many ways, it is a pretty fantastic way to use a technique that makes it easier to play the lines in a way that makes. John scofield has 15 books on goodreads with 54 ratings. This solo is a testament to his seemingly endless creativity and flare for holding a listeners attention, so were talking about the whole deal right here. The solo transcriptions are included as complete examples. A buddy and i started an a go go transcription book many years ago that we were going to shop to some publishers, but of course life got.
For more than four decades, he has been a major jazz influence as a guitarist and composer. Country for old men is scofields homage to such greats as george jones, dolly parton, merle haggard, james taylor, and hank williams among others. Very useful, however, time on my hands with transcriptions by ken chipkin may be the better book. The song, not you again, is off the album john scofield recorded with billy higgins, kenny garrett, christian mcbride, and brad mehldau. A master of his art, john scofield has been a major figure in the guitar world since the 1970s. John scofield guitar transcriptions 1987 free download as pdf file. John scofield uses a technique called double stops here. John scofield guitar transcriptions by john scofield, 9780793527144, available at book depository with free delivery worldwide. Well here is another guitar solo bass transcription for all you bass players out there. Jan 30, 2019 buy john scofield guitar transcriptions by scofield, j at guitar tab sheet music.
Featuring wellknown guest vocalists who include dr. It was also the first of scofield s records to feature tenor saxophonist joe lovano, who went on to record several more quartet albums with scofield, and to tour with scofield in the early 1990s. This album has scofield playing alongside accomplished colleagues steve swallow, larry goldings and bill stewart, and was produced by scofield himself. Here is a great one for you guys to check out, john scofields solo from the new and very great uberjam deaux cd just released a few months ago. If you want to download a free e book of 15 ii valt i licks then subscribe to my newsletter. Feb 09, 2019 john scofield has a great very practical way to use legato in his playing. Milestones of the joe henderson album so near, so far which is anyway a fantastic album milestones is a very difficult chord progression to solo on, but john scofield really nails it with a lot. Time on my hands is a studio album by jazz musician john scofield. Luckily, therea a lot to draw from as sco has collaborated with some of the very best. John scofield lives in the jazz underground tomorrows verse. John scofields steeplechase solo transcription by steve khan. This is an incomplete transcription of the head to chris potters high noon for eddie harris.
John scofield is one of my favorite jazzguitarists. John scofields latest album country for old men was released september 23, 2016. In this john scofield lesson, i am going to break down some phrases from his solo on not you again. John scofield s solo on steeplechase khans korner 1. John scofield songs for all instruments and levels.
Once thad transcribed the music, john supervised the work and fielded a truckload of questions ranging from general to microscopic by way of telephone and fax while on tour in europe. Id really like to see a book of flat out transcriptions every single track is. Jun 03, 2016 the newgroove super trio making its world premiere at the blue note this week john scofield on guitars, brad mehldau on keyboards, mark guiliana on drums plants its flag at the. He has worked with miles davis, dave liebman, joe henderson, charles mingus, joey defrancesco, herbie hancock, eddie palmieri, pat metheny, bill frisell. Click to download bass transcription of flat out by guitarist john. Scofields guitar and john medeskis organ are weaving in and out of a urban tarantella twisted further by an ideal and versatile rhythm section.59 228 1415 139 398 1138 605 1145 502 1385 605 723 626 1569 68 1146 1215 587 1507 760 1134 1248 695 95 1594 367 789 993 1085 1129 1396 692 877 705 1485 1368 1447 1467 1487 425 572 976 365 1254