Knowing by heart your melodic minor scales in every key is an important step in your musical development whatever style you like to play from rock, blues to jazz. In this book I'll show you how to play the 12 melodic minor scales throughout a variety of exercises and practice tips which will build your technique and improve sight reading skills. You can utilize the melodic minor scale over major, minor and dominant chords equally well. This scale is often used by Toots Thielemans and every major jazz harmonica players to color there solos on modal and minor tunes.
Mr PC, John Coltrane, 1959
So What, Miles Davis, 1959
Maiden Voyage, Herbie Hancock, 1965