Coltrane's landmark composition Giant Steps used a new harmonic formula. This book examines it in detail as well as Countdown. Also, contains practice exercises and solo examples plus, how to use this new harmony over standard harmony
BOOK/CD Intermediate/advanced level. Eight favorite jazz classics from one of the most innovative and influential jazz artists in history, the great John Coltrane, including the haunting ballad Naima. Coltranes compositions explored many new frontiers and opened up new harmonic doors for all who followed. The crisp, tight rhythm section adds much enjoyment to this unique play-a-long.