improvisation:
embellishing the melody

embellishing the melody

One of the most artful elements of traditional “standards” jazz — and in modern pop jazz — is the embellishment of a known song/melody. The key is to retain enough of the original melody to make it recognizable.

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embellishing 
the melody
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