Week 39


Make 1 chorus on a S(tandard)O(f) T(the) W(eek) with the following Lick concepts


  1. Based on the melody of the standard  ‘If I should lose you’)


  • Focus on important melody notes,
  • Rewrite the melody rhythmically working with anticipation and delay of the line.
  • Put passing tones / enclosures / arps between the melody notes
  • Keep the rhythm, change the melody
  • Keep the melody, change the rhythm

Procedure: write it, explain it, sing/play it  live in the lesson or send me a video!

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A tip: put the playalong on, and play or sing over it.

Videotip: Check out This video about melodic embellishment:



Deadline: Solfege midterm exam