"A big part of your development at this stage is learning the language and style of the Master Jazz players. "

Jazz Studies Intermediate                       beginner        avanced       Jazz books flow chart

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1.  Creating Jazz Bass Lines moves into intermediate material. 

2.  Jazz Bass Walk and Run is a tremendous resource for learning the Jazz language.  About half of the examples in the book fall into the intermediate category.

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"I wanted to fill the book with the classic jazz bass language."

This is the first in a seven book series.

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This book includes play-long tracks with incredible players; Joe Hunt on drums, Dino Govoni on tenor, and Lionel Loueke on guitar.  Each song has two tracks, one with bass and one without bass. 

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5.  Sight Reading Book Nine, Jazz Blues Walking includes 1464 measures of walking bass lines.

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"This is daily warmup for many of my Jazz students."