4 Methods for Developing Melodic Ideas for Improvisers

4 Methods for Developing Melodic Ideas for Improvisers

One of the biggest skills any improviser should develop is the ability to create melodic ideas. The creation of these licks is integral to the jazz musician, and as teachers and performers, we want to grow this skill as quickly as possible. Fortunately, there are exercises that can be specifically tailored to the focused development of creating melodic solos.