This week we are starting on the Charlie Christian / Benny Goodman tune Soft Winds. Its a fairly simple tune and fun to play using 6th chords as the melody. It's a 12 bar blues in the solo verses but on the head its 14 bars. The 4 change is extended by 2 measures but those two measures are only added in the head. So for the first lesson we are learning the head this week. It's a fun tune to play.
Topics and/or subjects covered in this lesson:
Loop 0:00 Run-Through of Soft Winds Head
Loop 0:53 Breakdown of Soft Winds Head
Loop 8:48 Closing Thoughts