Jazz Improvisation: A Comprehensive Method for All Musicians
Jazz Improvisation: A Comprehensive Method for All
Jazz Improvisation focuses on the communicative and technical aspects of improvisation and makes an excellent resource for both pros and aspiring improvisers. Assimilate and execute chord progressions, substitutions, turn arounds, and construct a melody and jazz chorus.
- Brand: Alfred
- ASIN: 0882843702
- UPC: 038081017297
Pentatonic Scales for Jazz Improvisation (The Ramon Ricker Jazz Improvisation)
Pentatonic Scales for Jazz Improvisation (The Ramon Ricker
More than a pattern book, this lays out the theory behind the use of pentatonic scales in jazz, and follows with transcribed solos and exercises. Still a favorite after 14 years, this book has become a standard in the field.
- ASIN: B00EUSYOZU
Scales for Jazz Improvisation
Scales for Jazz
Haerle presents the scales used in improvisation and explains applications. Scales shown in all keys and treble and bass clefs include blues, ionian, dorian, phrygian, locrian as well as whole tone, chromatic, augmented and many more. Great aid to memorizing.
- Brand: Alfred Publishing
- ASIN: 0898987059
- UPC: 029156095364
Jazz Improvisation for Keyboard Players, Complete Edition: For Piano
Jazz Improvisation for Keyboard Players, Complete Edition: For
Jazz Improvisation for Keyboard Players is a straightforward, no-nonsense improvisation series. It deals with creating melodies, using the left hand, pianistic approaches to soloing, scale choices for improvisation and much more.
- ASIN: B004HIN1OI
The Blues Scales: Essential Tools for Jazz Improvisation, Bb Version (Book & CD)
The Blues Scales: Essential Tools for Jazz Improvisation,
Endorsed by Michael Brecker, Jamey Aebersold, and others, this is the only book that shows how blues scales can be used to create meaningful jazz solos, even if you are a total beginner. The accompanying CD of Dan with his working New York rhythm section demonstrates how each exercise should sound, as well as giving the student an hour of swinging play-along accompaniment to practice with. Also features many transcribed phrases of blues scale playing by the masters of jazz.
- Brand: Sher Music Company
- ASIN: 1883217393
Jazz Improvisation for Guitar: A Harmonic Approach
Jazz Improvisation for Guitar: A Harmonic
(Berklee Guide). The purpose of this book is to explore the relationship between jazz harmony and improvisation by studying the vertical structures of chords and their function in a progression, and the horizontal or linear application of harmony to melodic improvisation. Each topic is accompanied by musical examples that are designed to help you hear the connection between harmony and melody and to develop a more melodic and creative way of thinking about improvising over chord progressions. The price of this book includes access to audio demos online, for download or streaming, using the unique code in each edition. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 0876391048
- UPC: 884088397999
Jazz Improvisation: Tonal and Rhythmic Principles
Jazz Improvisation for Guitar: A Melodic Approach
Jazz Improvisation for Guitar: A Melodic
(Berklee Labs). Melodies based on triads and melodic extensions sound more natural and musical than ones developed exclusively from scales. Triads the fundamental building blocks of harmony are a simple and effective remedy for scale dependency in improvisation. In Jazz Improvisation for Guitar: A Melodic Approach , explore the potential of triads and their melodic extensions and learn to connect them using guide tones. You'll learn to create solo phrases in the style of some of the world's finest jazz guitarists like Wes Montgomery, George Benson, Grant Green, Kenny Burrell, and Pat Martino. The included play-along recordings feature outstanding musical examples and rhythm-section tracks performed by a top-flight trio: Garrison Fewell on guitar, Steve LaSpina on bass, and John Riley on drums. A special bonus track explores the techniques you've learned throughout the book. The audio is accessed online using the unique code inside each book and can be streamed or downloaded. The audio files include PLAYBACK+, a multi-functional audio player that allows you to slow down audio without changing pitch, set loop points, change keys, and pan left or right.
- Brand: Berklee Press
- ASIN: 0634017721
- UPC: 073999495034
Jazz Style and Improvisation for Choirs (DVD)
Jazz Style and Improvisation for Choirs
This exceptional new DVD is designed to assist your students in achieving a comfort level with the performance of jazz style and improvisation techniques within your choral program. Subjects and techniques include chords within the blues style, use of scat syllables, improvising on three notes, trading fours, listening and learning, and putting it all together. Featuring three performance selections: blues, jazz style, ballad.
- Brand: Alfred Music
- ASIN: B000FFJZQU
- UPC: 654979099642
JazzManouche: Technique & Improvisation Volume 2 [Instant Access]
How to Listen to Jazz
How to Listen to
An acclaimed music scholar presents an accessible introduction to the art of listening to jazz In How to Listen to Jazz, award-winning music scholar Ted Gioia presents a lively introduction to one of America's premier art forms. He tells us what to listen for in a performance and includes a guide to today's leading jazz musicians. From Louis Armstrong's innovative sounds to the jazz-rock fusion of Miles Davis, Gioia covers the music's history and reveals the building blocks of improvisation. A true love letter to jazz by a foremost expert, How to Listen to Jazz is a must-read for anyone who's ever wanted to understand and better appreciate America's greatest contribution to music. "Mr. Gioia could not have done a better job. Through him, jazz might even find new devotees." -Economist
- ASIN: B01AFE3994
100 Left Hand Patterns Every Piano Player Should Know: Play the Same Song 100 Different Ways
100 Left Hand Patterns Every Piano Player Should
This book was created to help piano students of all ages and skill levels learn how to improvise and arrange music of their own. The 100 left hand patterns introduced in this book can help piano students, piano teachers, and music professionals take their piano playing to the next level by learning how to play the same song 100 different ways.Use these 100 left hand patterns in this book to arrange the 100 songs from the FUN Fake Book or use the left hand patterns to arrange any music you'd like to play. You can even use the 100 left hand patterns introduced in this book to compose music of your own. It's all about creating, arranging, improvising, and composing music you want to play. The left hand patterns taught in this book have been divided up into four different groups: 1. Basic Left Hand Patterns, 2. Jazz, Blues, and Boogie-Woogie Left Hand Patterns, 3. Rock and Pop Left Hand Patterns, and 4. New Age and Contemporary Left Hand Patterns. This book is divided into two sections: 1. 100 Left Hand Patterns, and 2. The FUN Fake Book featuring 100 songs in Fake Book Format (where the right hand melody is shown with corresponding chords notated above each measure - the piano player fakes, or improvises, their own left hand pattern using the 100 left hand patterns taught in the ...
- ASIN: 1948274027
Oscar Peterson-Original Albums
Thinking in Jazz: The Infinite Art of Improvisation (Chicago Studies in Ethnomusicology)
Everyday Recorder, Recorder Everyday! - Book & CD
Everyday Recorder, Recorder Everyday! - Book &
Westco continually strive for new product innovations and seek out and develop products that meet exacting expectations of quality, safety and musicality. Westco Music instruments are valuable tools to empower and positively impact the lives of those who play them or instruct with them. They are very often used in cross-curricular experiences both in home-schooling and classroom environments in order to create richer and higher levels of engagement.
- Brand: Sweet Pipes
- ASIN: B01HC5V4OG
- UPC: 885807073385
How to Play from a Fake Book (Keyboard Edition)
How to Play from a Fake Book (Keyboard
(Piano). Ever wondered how to create better accompaniments for the melodies in your favorite fake books? This "teach yourself" book introduces you to chord building, various rhythmic styles, and much more, so that you play the songs you like just the way you want them. Keyboard players with a basic understanding of notation and sight-reading will be on their way to more fun with fake books. The relaxed tone of the text and selection of fun songs keep How to Play from a Fake Book entertaining throughout perfect for amateur musicians, or as a supplement for keyboard teachers and their students.
- Brand: Hal Leonard
- ASIN: 0634002066
- UPC: 073999842821
Jim Hall - Jazz Guitar Master Class: Jazz Basics the Principles of Improvisation: 1
Jim Hall - Jazz Guitar Master Class: Jazz
Jazz Basics is designed for the newcomer to jazz guitar. It covers all of the fundamentals and basic concepts essential for jazz improvisation, and features performances with Satoshi Inoue on guitar. Songs include "Big Blues" and "Whistle Stop." Includes a 32-page booklet.
- ASIN: 0634016113
- UPC: 073999202076
Autumn Leaves - Jazz Accordion Sheet Music
Sheet music and Playalong available in http://www.arrigotomasi.com/eng/accordion-sheet-music Jazz Accordion Improvisation over Autumn Leaves, from Jazz Accordion Course.
JAZZ IMPROVISATION MASTERCLASS - with Julian Bradley
Download the BLUE LOTUS eBook at: http://www.jazzherobooks.com/blue-lotus LESSON NOTES: In this Jazz Hero 'Masterclass' I share my thoughts on improvisation. I start by revealing what I would consider to be the keyword when approaching improvisation (or melody writing in general). That word is ...
All of Me - Jazz Accordion Sheet Music
Sheet music and Playalong available in http://www.arrigotomasi.com/eng/accordion-sheet-music - Jazz Accordion Improvisation over All of Me