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Intro to Jazz Violin
with Aaron Weinstein
Live Workshop
Live Workshop
Live Workshop
 
 
About This Workshop
 
Learn to play jazz violin from the ground up with acclaimed violinist and mandolinist Aaron Weinstein, who teaches you pre-composed solos for eight jazz and swing classics based on improvisation devices like melodic variation, repeating motives, using harmonic entry points, and more. Includes rhythm tracks, analysis of each solo, rephrasing suggestions, and more. Appropriate for mandolinists as well as fiddlers.
 
 
Meet the Instructor
Aaron Weinstein
 
 
Called “a perfect musician” by jazz guitar legend, Bucky Pizzarelli, Aaron Weinstein “is rapidly establishing himself as one of his instrument’s rare jazz masters.” (Don Heckman, International Review of Music). Aaron is a respected violinist and mandolinist, widely regarded as one of the mandolin’s leading exponents in the jazz idiom, and author of the jazz mandolin book Mandolin Chord Melody System (Mel Bay Publications). He was recently named as one of Downbeat magazine’s Rising Stars in the venerable publication’s 2019 critic’s poll.
 
 
 
The Intro to Jazz Violin Workshop Includes:
  • Eight one-hour live Zoom sessions, held every other Tuesday, from 5 pm to 6 pm PST (8 pm to 9 pm EST), starting on March 5, 2024, with the exception of the final session, which will be held three weeks after the seventh session
  • Pre-composed solos for eight jazz and swing classics, including “Honeysuckle Rose,” “It Don’t Mean a Thing,” “On the Sunny Side of the Street,” and more
  • Solos that focus on one device used for improvising, including using melody as an improv tool, finding motives, arpeggios, harmonic entry points, and more.
  • Melodic analysis and suggestions for rephrasing and variation
  • High-quality video recordings of each session, posted on Peghead Nation within a week of each session, so you can review what you've learned and revisit them after the workshop has concluded
  • Play-Along audio tracks for each song
  • Notation of each solo along with analysis of the solo and rephrasing ideas
  • Mandolin tab for mandolin students
 
 
Sign Up for Live Workshop
 
Workshop fee of $200, participate live or view recordings on your own schedule.
 
 
 

Learn to play jazz violin from the ground up with acclaimed violinist and mandolinist Aaron Weinstein, who teaches you pre-composed solos for eight jazz and swing classics based on improvisation devices like melodic variation, repeating motives, using harmonic entry points, and more. Includes rhythm tracks, analysis of each solo, rephrasing suggestions, and more. Appropriate for mandolinists as well as fiddlers. 

 
 
Intro to Jazz Violin Workshop
 
Welcome to Intro to Jazz Violin
 

Aaron talks about Intro to Jazz Violin and the approach he's going to take in this Live Workshop.

 
 
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