The Jazz Theory Book

The Jazz Theory Book

The Jazz Theory Book

The most highly-acclaimed jazz theory book ever published! Over 500 pages of comprehensive, but easy to understand text covering every aspect of how jazz is constructed---chord construction, II-V-I progressions, scale theory, chord/scale relationships, the blues, reharmonization, and much more. A required text in universities world-wide, translated into five languages, endorsed by Jamey Aebersold, James Moody, Dave Liebman, etc.

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Genre : Music
Author : Mark Levine
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release : 2011-01-12
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 9781457101458


The Jazz Piano Book

The Jazz Piano Book

The most highly acclaimed jazz piano method ever published! Over 300 pages with complete chapters on Intervals and triads, The major modes and II-V-I, 3-note voicings, Sus. and phrygian Chords, Adding notes to 3-note voicings, Tritone substitution, Left-hand voicings, Altering notes in left-hand Stride and Bud Powell voicings, Block chords, Comping ...and much more! Endorsed by Kenny Barron, Down Beat, Jamey Aebersold, etc.

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Genre : Music
Author : Mark Levine
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release : 2011-01-12
Total Pages : Pages
ISBN : 9781457101441


Jazzology

Jazzology

(Jazz Instruction). A one-of-a-kind book encompassing a wide scope of jazz topics, for beginners and pros of any instrument. A three-pronged approach was envisioned with the creation of this comprehensive resource: as an encyclopedia for ready reference, as a thorough methodology for the student, and as a workbook for the classroom, complete with ample exercises and conceptual discussion. Includes the basics of intervals, jazz harmony, scales and modes, ii-V-I cadences. For harmony, it covers: harmonic analysis, piano voicings and voice leading; modulations and modal interchange, and reharmonization. For performance, it takes players through: jazz piano comping, jazz tune forms, arranging techniques, improvisation, traditional jazz fundamentals, practice techniques, and much more!

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Genre : Music
Author : Robert Rawlins
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release : 2005-07-01
Total Pages : 272 Pages
ISBN : 9781476840871


Connecting Chords With Linear Harmony

Connecting Chords With Linear Harmony

(Jazz Book). A study of three basic outlines used in jazz improv and composition, based on a study of hundreds of examples from great jazz artists.

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Genre : Music
Author :
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release : 1996-05-01
Total Pages : 152 Pages
ISBN : 9781476863122


Metaphors For Musicians

Metaphors For Musicians

This practical and enlightening book gives insight into almost every aspect of jazz musicianship---scale/chord theory, composing techniques, analyzing tunes, practice strategies, etc. For any level of player, on any instrument. Endorsed by Jessica Wiliams, Jerry Bergonzi, Bill mays, etc.

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Genre : Music
Author : Randy Halberstadt
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release : 2011-01-12
Total Pages : 344 Pages
ISBN : 9781457101434


Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method

Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method

(Piano Instruction). The Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method is a comprehensive and easy-to-use guide designed for anyone interested in playing jazz piano from the complete novice just learning the basics to the more advanced player who wishes to enhance their keyboard vocabulary. There are lots of fun progressions and licks for you to play and absorb. The accompanying audio includes demonstrations of all the examples in the book! Topics include essential theory, chords and voicings, improvisation ideas, structure and forms, scales and modes, rhythm basics, interpreting a lead sheet, playing solos, and much more!

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Genre : Music
Author : Mark Davis
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release : 2015-09-01
Total Pages : 96 Pages
ISBN : 9781495051296


The Berklee Book Of Jazz Harmony

The Berklee Book Of Jazz Harmony

(Berklee Guide). Learn jazz harmony, as taught at Berklee College of Music. This text provides a strong foundation in harmonic principles, supporting further study in jazz composition, arranging, and improvisation. It covers basic chord types and their tensions, with practical demonstrations of how they are used in characteristic jazz contexts and an accompanying recording that lets you hear how they can be applied.

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Genre : Music
Author : Joe Mulholland
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release : 2013-08-01
Total Pages : 264 Pages
ISBN : 9781480360853


Jazz Theory

Jazz Theory

Jazz Theory: From Basic to Advanced Study is a comprehensive textbook ideal for Jazz Theory courses or as a self-study guide for amateur and professional musicians. Written with the goal of bridging theory and practice, it provides a strong theoretical foundation beginning with music fundamentals through post-tonal theory, while integrating ear training, keyboard skills, and improvisation. It includes a DVD with 46 Play Along audio tracks and a companion website, which hosts the workbook, ear training exercises, and audio tracks of the musical examples featured in the book.

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Genre : Music
Author : Dariusz Terefenko
Publisher : Routledge
Release : 2014-03-26
Total Pages : 490 Pages
ISBN : 9781135043018


Jazz Piano Masterclass The Drop 2 Book

Jazz Piano Masterclass The Drop 2 Book

The most comprehensive book ever written on how to create the 4-note, block-chord approach to jazz piano playing used by masters like McCoy Tyner, Bill Evans, Barry Harris, Cedar Walton, etc. In this book, world-renowned pianist and educator Mark Levine provides a step-by-step, beginning to advanced, masterclass on how to create, practice and extend this most useful appraoch to jazz chord voicings.

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Genre : Music
Author : Mark Levine
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release : 2011-01-12
Total Pages : 70 Pages
ISBN : 9781457101403


Berklee Music Theory Book 2

Berklee Music Theory Book 2

The second in a two-volume series based on over 40 years of music theory instruction at Berklee College of Music. This volume focuses on harmony, including triads, seventh chords, inversions, and voice leading for jazz, blues and popular music styles. You'll develop the tools needed to write melodies and create effective harmonic accompaniments from a lead sheet.

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Genre : Music
Author : Paul Schmeling
Publisher : Berklee PressPublications
Release : 2006
Total Pages : 50 Pages
ISBN : 0876390661