Transcribing in Real Time: Step-By-Step How I Learn a Solo By Ear (Chris Potter on “Everything Happens to Me”)
I walk you through my exact transcribing process, in real time, so you can hear exactly what I’m taking from the material.
Getting the Most From Transcribing: Details Make the Difference, Metronome Challenges, and the Benefits of Small, Loopable Phrases
Jo graciously allowed me to knit-pick his amazing work—4 choruses of Joshua Redman’s “Jig-a-Jug” solo in 12 keys!—to highlight challenging metronome practices and important details that will help develop your time-feel and groove.
Why Transcribing and Technique Practice Are Not Mutually Exclusive (and How to Practice Both at the Same Time)
Transcribing and technique practice are not mutually exclusive. You can—and should—use a transcribed solo to address all aspects of your playing.