Today we are starting a new tune. Its a swing era classic. The Chick Webb and Benny Goodman favorite "Stompin' At The Savoy. A staple of any jazz repertoire it's a fun tune to play. We learn it in it's original key of Db which is a fairly standard jazz key. This has some new twists on a basic swing progression which makes it interesting and fun to learn. As always we learn the chords and rhythm first. Get the progression down folks, we're going to have fun with this one.
Topics and/or subjects covered in this lesson:
Stompin' At The Savoy
Loop 0:00 Run-Through of Melody
Loop 1:17 Breakdown of Chords
Loop 10:06 Practice Loop of Chords
Loop 11:25 Variations
Loop 16:30 Closing Thoughts