“Swing Low, Sweet Chariot” Vol. 1

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Lesson Run Time: 60 minutes / Release Date: 01/21/2012

In this traditional spiritual song, Swing Low, Sweet Chariot, I have created an advanced arrangement which includes a change of rhythm, tri-tone substituions and some really fat sounding chords. The gospel sounds created here are similar and complementary to those you learned in the Richard Tee Tribute lesson while also teaching more about how to create an advanced arrangement of a traditional song. Improvisation will be covered in depth in part 2 of the lesson.

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yaron says:

hi willie i love this feel of the song but iv noticed its not exactly 3 against 4 evethough its very close but the deffernce lies in each last tuple that is swung itself. 3 agains 4 sounds more straight to wit, you changed the polyrythem 1 2 & 3 to 1 2 &3 in order to get that feel mi right?

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