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Jazz backing tracks
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DanielB
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I ran across a site with backing track mp3s for quite a few old standards, if anyone has been looking for those to jam against.

 

http://www.ralphpatt.com/Backing.html

"This young wine may have a lot of tannins now, but in 5 or 10 years it is going to be spectacular, despite the fact that right now it tastes like crude oil. You know this is how it is supposed to taste at this stage of development." ~ Itzhak Perlman

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I tagged it as a shortcut to get to it. That is a SWEET find. > One practices day in and day out > I need backtracks to find out where I am on my instrument> playing along to backtracks lets me know if I am ready or not. It sometimes takes me places I never considered before. > SWEET FIND!!! >> ROCKs!!!

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This is great, Daniel.

Thanks for the link. I bookmarked it for later reference, will definitely need some of these in the future.

Thanks for posting it.

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Thanks!!

 

I have found much happiness with the iRealb app on my laptop (especially the practice bar option). 

Maybe redundant post, but will stick a link in here to just one of the lists of backing tracks...

http://irealb.com/forums/showt.....dual-Songs

 

 

 

Music is your own experience, your own thoughts, your wisdom. If you don't live it, it won't come out of your horn. They teach you there's a boundary line to music. But, man, there's no boundary line to art. Charlie Parker

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Probably cool, but since I don't use a call phone or a Mac, I'll probably stick with the simpler internet lists.  LOL

"This young wine may have a lot of tannins now, but in 5 or 10 years it is going to be spectacular, despite the fact that right now it tastes like crude oil. You know this is how it is supposed to taste at this stage of development." ~ Itzhak Perlman

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There are backing tracks on Youtube also.

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