A no nonsense approach to improvising starting with the blues and building a framework for any style. Approaches to playing and learning music are as diverse as the many genres if music we have today. David's approach is unique because it melds the most important information with key concepts used by natural or self taught musicians. This course contains most complete information and is articulated in a way that makes it easy to understand and effectively apply.
This course will teach you how to improvise and find your musical voice on your instrument. Course includes in depth explanation easy enough for beginners to understand and is useful for experienced players who desire to expand their ability to improvise. Musicians who don't know how to improvise and
Begin with learning the blues form and secrets on how to create a dynamic blues solo then learn how to apply these techniques to solo over ANY SONG! More than just a shortcut to making music, this course creates and fortifies a solid foundation of improvisation by shaping the minds perspective and giving specifics exercises to follow. It is well laid out and will benefit each time it is utilized.
In a few steps, you'll be expressing yourself through improvisation and playing great solos.
Follow these simple steps designed to free your musical voice. Lessons guide you through practical exercises focused on developing different aspects of speaking through your instrument. This is a process that helps musicians of all skill levels enhancing your musical tools and also considering the often ignited mental aspect. While there are no shortcuts to becoming a great musician, there are many paths with many tempting side routes that lead to frustration and worst of all giving up. Let David take you on a path honed by years of guiding musicians of all styles and abilities toward more satisfaction with their playing.
If you want to be a better soloist or learn to improvise, this course will help you.
Beginners and experts can all benefit from the important concepts broken down inside.
The pages of this lesson contain all you need. It's up to you to get going!
David's musical journey has cultivated a unique method. He started in traditional lessons then began to learn by ear and has since studied in depth many differing approaches with significantly different outcomes. This broad understanding of music education paired with knack for effective articulation is what makes his teaching so effective.
Since 1998, David has been helping students of all levels and from all musical backgrounds find their musical voice. He has refined his approach to be effective in helping musicians of all genres add their own personal touch to their playing and expand their abilities. In development of this series, David has compiled to most important concepts from both the music education side as well as information gathered in his study of natural musicians or musicians who are self taught by influence. He found similarities as well as key differences that greatly affect the development of musicians within each method. While other methods cater to one learning style, this method takes the best from each and weaves them together to form a true best of both worlds scenario. Never before have the two methods been implemented to work in such harmony.
"Learn to Improvise is fresh perspective on playing. It helped me to free my inner voice and really speak through my guitar! I'm so glad I did it! Plus with the ability to go at my own pace I review the class periodically and glean more of David's refreshing approach to soloing. This course is a must for anyone looking to make playing more enjoyable."
"David's course is a useful manual for finding your musical voice. I return to it and every time I benefit from it in a different way. As I grow I continue to get more out if it!"
"This course has reset my perspective. It transformed my thought process and my playing sky rocketed in a week and keeps going! Just what I needed!"
David Thomson is a working musician and producer who has consistently taught since 1998 when he first found his passion for helping others learn. As a life learner he is constantly formulating concepts to break down and help others reach an understanding. He began teaching online with the idea that he can reach more people with his effective approach and contagious passion for music. David is not one to give up. When confronted by a challenge in the field, he perseveres and adjusts his approach until success is had and the job is done right.