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New JGT Lesson, Davy Mooney Considers Thelonious Monk’s, “Off Minor”



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In this video, Mooney considers Thelonious Monk’s “Off Minor,” a harmonically and melodically challenging piece.

Davy Mooney analyzes the changes on various recordings, including Tom Jobim’s “Wave,” special consideration is paid to the great Town Hall Concert version (and shoutout to Steve Cardenas and Don Sickler for their great book of Monk charts!)

Welcome to Advanced Improvisational Concepts by Davy Mooney professor of jazz guitar at the University of North Texas.

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Check out Davy’s new album on Sunnyside, “Davy Mooney and the Hope of Home Band Live at National Sawdust”.

Davy’s Mel Bay book “Personalizing Jazz Vocabulary

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