"Chicago Fire" Available March 25 on High Note.Eric explores the repertoire of another school of tenor playing – the Chicagoans - on his new album, "Chicago Fire.". With long-time collaborators Harold Mabern, John Webber and Joe Farnsworth Eric gives the nod to some Windy City players who helped shape the sound of jazz for decades Eddie Harris, Von Freeman and others.
Improvising with the Whole Step Triad Combination Scale & Improvising with the Diminished Scale eBooks
Both eBooks offer clear and concise explanations of easily implemented techniques (that Eric uses all the time) that you can use to develop new melodic material for improvisation. Check out this FREE PDF of four blues choruses based on the diminished scale.