how can this improve. i have a hard time of remembering how songs go. lyrics aren't the problem. affects my singing and playing by ear. if i can accuretley remeber the song i'm ok most of the time.
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are those songs to which you know the lyrics?
for me for example, it's very hard to remember how a particular tune goes, say "witchcraft", until i hear sinatra sing it. then that's it, it sticks.
know the lyrics but i always hear   phrases too high or too low you understand frequently changes keys. thats the way i hear it.
it's probably too difficult to sing the pitches of their solos so they are basically trying to hum the rhythm phrase. their vocal skills are not very high. george benson is a rare example of a player who can sing his solos while he plays.
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do you learn the form and chord changes first? that helps me a lot. then i learn the melody bar by bar, also noting the chord tones so i can hopefully remember it.
know a song inside and out takes a bit of time and effort.
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