E (C#m) Funk
Download Printable Checkoff Sheet (PDF): E (C#m) Funk_Improv
*Checkpoints can be divided into daily, weekly or monthly lessons. Choose a speed that works for you.
Checkpoint 1 – Basic Comp (Right Hand)
We will now play a musical accompaniment (comp) for the funk style. Get use to the way this feels and build up your muscle memory.
- Basic Funk Shape
- Shape 1 and 2
Checkpoint 2 – Add the Left Hand – And Solo
The rhythms can be difficult in this lesson…take the time to develop them.
- Add the Left
- More Rhythms
Checkpoint 3 – Advanced Comp and Solo
Let’s see how far we can take you. If this is too much…you can always come back later to work on it! YOU CAN DO IT!!
- Rhythm Master
- Solo King
Checkpoint 4 – Jam
The more time you spend just jamming and developing…the better you will be!