SWING VIOLIN DEMYSTIFIED!
Can you learn the nuances that make music swing? Yes, you can if you have a master of the style chart a course through the intricacies that make melodies swing and audiences cheer. Master Swing Violinist and Nashville Fiddle player Stephan Dudash has finally made his 30 years of performing and teaching experience available for everyone.
“There is magic in these pages”. This book is not merely a collection of song charts. It is a very detailed guide filled with nuance and insight that will make your Swing playing sound truly authentic!
For about the price of one private lesson with Stephan, you will receive a years worth of instruction. The amount of subtle details in the book, combined with a bit of history, is engaging for any level of musician. Stephan takes the time to explain what has made his playing successful with major, international recording and touring artists. If you’re serious about your playing, and want to pick up a few secrets from a master, this Book and CD set is a "must have" in your collection!
Features of the Book & CD:
• Great recordings, soulfully played, show you how it’s done • Play along band tracks of the actual pro recording sessions • Seven well-loved artfully arranged standard swing tunes • Fourteen original swing solos to help you develop real pro swing skills • Intricately detailed “Teaching Pages” that reveal master techniques • Swing patterns, chord progressions, scales, improvisation tips & more!
WELCOME TO STEPHANDUDASH.COM!
Gypsy Jazz virtuoso Stephan Dudash is a gifted and versatile Instrumentalist, Songwriter, Composer and Singer living in Nashville Tennessee. Inspired by French Violinist Stephane Grappelli and the French Gypsy Jazz style of Guitarist Django Reinhart, Dudash sings, plays 5 String Viola, Mandolin, and Acoustic Guitar.
Stephan has 3 solo albums to his credit Manjo Django, Violins and Roses and GypsyQuest. Dudash has performed and toured with Olivia Newton-John, The McCarter Sisters, Patty Loveless, Janie Fricke, Shania Twain, Bada Bing Bada Boom, Nashville Mandolin Ensemble and most recently guitar virtuoso, John Jorgensen. Stephan Dudash's enchanting new CD GypsyQuest is available now on itunes and CDBaby!