*For the first time, Ron Carter puts down on paper what he has been doing instinctively for over 50 years; How he comes up with all those famous walking bass lines.
*Charlie Parker changed the melody – with this book you are going to change the changes, and in doing so open up a whole new world of creative possibilities for yourself and for any band you play with.
*Advice on how to use your own creativity to change the changes in any tune.
*Examples of alternate changes for 3 different song types (12 bar blues, rhythm changes and Seguaro by Ron Carter)
*The Transcription Myth
*For any one at any level, but only after they’ve played the original changes for a long time.