A Linear Approach to Improvising. Effective improvisation can add fun and individuality to guitar performances. This book presents a unique improvisation strategy based on ear training and a linear interpretation of note/chord relationships. You'll learn how to: develop an expectation of sound, master the relationships between notes, modes and harmonies, improvise over jazz standards, identify pitch tendencies within chord progressions, and more. ©2006, Book & CD, 128 pages.