Welcome to Gypsy Jazz Violin Lessons! Here are all Stéphane Grappelli tuition products by gypsy jazz legend Tim Kliphuis.
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Release date 17 December 2018
“Improvisation for Strings – a Practical Guide for Classical Players” is a complete introduction to all the concepts of improv in different styles, with technical (bowing) tips, lots of practical exercises to improve timing, melodic and harmonic awareness, as well as sound and video clips. A creative tool for classical string players.
BUY : The “Grappelli Licks” book. With over 250 classic gypsy jazz licks, sample solos and backing tracks in the popular keys, this is THE most direct way to sound like Grappelli. Add the best-seller “Gypsy Jazz Violin” for a full introduction into the style.
BUY two inspiring gypsy jazz CDs: “The Grappelli Album”(the best repertoire from the Django years PLUS 5 Grappelli originals) and “Rock Django” (Django Reinhardt’s approach to the hits of the seventies).