If you can carry on a conversation, you can improvise on your instrument!
Musical improvisation is a mystery! Students can't improvise without acquiring a secret power! Improvisation is for the advanced jazz student and has no place in concert band! Not...True...Don't believe one word of what you just read. Improvising a piece of music is as simple as telling a story to a friend or giving a speech in class. Short melodic ideas (2 - 6 notes) are just like words....we put a few together to form sentences...and boom! We have an improvisation! We