Breakthrough to Improv: The Secrets of Improvisation Video
This hour-long video gives players of all instruments a more creative approach to making music. Hosted by Berklee professor Dave Frank, author of Hal Leonard's popular Joy of Improv series, this tape outlines a unique step-by-step series of 'practice points' designed to guide you effortlessly into the process of improvisation. Topics covered include: breaking free from the written page, structuring an improv practice session, universal principles of improvisation, adopting the improviser's attitude, voicing the 12-bar blues progression, developing a solo, creating and connecting phrases, and more! Includes a booklet. ©2000. VHS Video. 60 minutes.