The Jazz Piano Book

The Jazz Piano Book
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Author: Mark Levine
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781457101441
Release: 2011-01-12
Editor: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

DESCRIPTION OF THE 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.

Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method

Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method
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Author: Mark Davis
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781495051296
Release: 2015-09-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(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!

The Jazz Theory Book

The Jazz Theory Book
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Author: Mark Levine
Pages: 329
ISBN: 9781457101458
Release: 2011-01-12
Editor: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

DESCRIPTION OF THE 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.

The Jazz Piano Chord Book

The Jazz Piano Chord Book
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Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Pages: 152
ISBN: 178305865X
Release: 2015-04-16
Editor: Wise Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Music Sales America). The handy and compact layout of this convenient chord book allows you to quickly and easily find the chord you are looking for. Its layout of the almost innumerable harmonic variations of each piano chord, as well as the great reference system for substitutions and related chords, makes this book invaluable for any pianist looking to expand their harmonic horizons. It is not only a reference guide, though. The lengthy introduction explores what jazz harmony is, how chord variations and voicings contribute to it, and how knowing them can enhance your playing incomparably. With sections for chords built from every root note, divided into major, minor, dominant, diminished and augmented, this book is not comprehensive but is as close to that as you can get. The infinite different ways of voicing each chord are condensed into the most popular and musically interesting, so you'll be able to use The Jazz Piano Chord Book to help you improvise with other musicians in an inventive way, or just to comp with other players competently. Spiral bound.

Intro to Jazz Piano

Intro to Jazz Piano
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Author: Mark Harrison
Pages: 104
ISBN: 9781480387898
Release: 2011-09-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Keyboard Instruction). This comprehensive book with audio is the perfect Intro to Jazz Piano . From comping to soloing, you'll learn the theory, the tools, and the techniques used by the pros. The audio demonstrates most of the music examples in the book. The full band tracks feature the rhythm section on the left channel and the piano on the right channel, so that you can play along with the band. Covers: jazz chords and progressions; jazz swing and bossa nova comping; voicings and patterns; melodic treatment; soloing techniques; how to play from a fake book; and more. Get started today!

Jazz Standards Songbook

Jazz Standards  Songbook
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Author: Hal Leonard Corp.
Pages: 32
ISBN: 9781480321755
Release: 2004-02-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Beginning Piano Solo Songbook). Solo arrangements of 8 fantastic standards, playable by beginners. Includes: Body and Soul * Falling in Love with Love * Georgia on My Mind * The Girl from Ipanema * Misty * My One and Only Love * Satin Doll * When I Fall in Love.

Jazz Piano Basics Book 1

Jazz Piano Basics   Book 1
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Author: Eric Baumgartner
Pages: 88
ISBN: 9781540011954
Release: 2017-08-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Willis). Book 1 of a two-volume series that presents the fundamentals of jazz in a logical and accessible manner, primarily through short, progressive exercises. Ideal for anyone wishing to expand their "jazzabilities" and especially practical for those interested in participating in a school jazz program. Includes online audio tracks. Concepts covered include: * Improvisation * Swing rhythms * Common jazz chords and scales * Accompaniment techniques * 12-bar blues, and much more! NOTE: Jazz Piano Basics is a revised and vastly expanded version of the Jazzabilities series.

Jazz Piano Masterclass The Drop 2 Book

Jazz Piano Masterclass  The Drop 2 Book
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Author: Mark Levine
Pages: 70
ISBN: 9781457101403
Release: 2011-01-12
Editor: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."

DESCRIPTION OF THE 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.

Bebop Jazz Piano

Bebop Jazz Piano
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Author: John Valerio
Pages: 96
ISBN: 0634033530
Release: 2003-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Keyboard Instruction). In this book in the Hal Leonard Keyboard Style Series, author John Valerio provides essential, detailed information for bebop and jazz pianists on the following topics: chords and voicings, harmony and chord progressions, scales and tonality, common melodic figures and patterns, comping, characteristic tunes, the styles of Bud Powell and Thelonious Monk, and much more. The accompanying CD features many of the examples in the book performed either solo or with a full band. Also included are combo performances of five of the tunes featured at the end of the book.

Smooth jazz piano

Smooth jazz piano
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Author: Mark Harrison
Pages: 79
ISBN: 063407394X
Release: 2004
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Keyboard Instruction). This comprehensive book and CD package will teach you the basic skills you need to play smooth jazz piano. From comping to soloing, you'll learn the theory, the tools, and the tricks used by the pros. The accompanying CD features many of the examples in the book performed either solo or with a full band. Specifically, you'll learn: scales and chords, harmony and voicings, progressions and comping, rhythmic concepts, melodies and soloing, characteristic stylings, the history of jazz, and more. THE HAL LEONARD KEYBOARD STYLE SERIES provides focused lessons that contain valuable how-to insight, essential playing tips, and beneficial information for all players. Comprehensive treatment is given to each subject, complete with a companion CD.

Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method Book 2

Hal Leonard Jazz Piano Method   Book 2
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Author: Mark Davis
Pages: 96
ISBN: 1540039684
Release: 2019-06
Editor: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Piano/Electronic Keyboard Instruction

The Jazz Piano Book

The Jazz Piano Book
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Author: Mark Levine
Pages: 329
ISBN: OCLC:474865466
Release: 2021
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

The Big Book of Jazz Piano Improvisation

The Big Book of Jazz Piano Improvisation
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Author: Noah Baerman
Pages: 143
ISBN: 0739031716
Release: 2003
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

National Keyboard Workshop book, approved curriculum.

Intro to Jazz Piano Hal Leonard Keyboard Style Series

Intro to Jazz Piano  Hal Leonard Keyboard Style Series
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Author: Mark Harrison
Pages: 104
ISBN: 1617803103
Release: 2011
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Keyboard Instruction). This comprehensive book/CD is the perfect Intro to Jazz Piano . From comping to soloing, you'll learn the theory, the tools, and the techniques used by the pros. The accompanying CD demonstrates most of the music examples in the book. The full band tracks feature the rhythm section on the left channel and the piano on the right channel, so that you can play along with the band. Covers: jazz chords and progressions; jazz swing and bossa nova comping; voicings and patterns; melodic treatment; soloing techniques; how to play from a fake book; and more. Get started today!

Berklee Jazz Piano

Berklee Jazz Piano
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Author: Ray Santisi
Pages: 112
ISBN: 9781495032202
Release: 2009-01-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Berklee Guide). Play jazz piano with new facility and expression as Ray Santisi, one of the most revered educators at the Berklee College of Music and mentor to Keith Jarrett, Diana Krall, Joe Zawinul, and thousands of others reveals the pedagogy at the core of Berklee's jazz piano curriculum. From beginning through advanced levels, Berklee Jazz Piano maps the school's curriculum: a unique blend of theory and application that gives you a deep, practical understanding of how to play jazz. Concepts are illustrated on the accompanying online audio, where you'll hear how one of the great jazz pianists and educators of our time applies these concepts to both jazz standards and original compositions, and how you can do the same. You will learn: * Jazz chords and their characteristic tension substitutions, in many voicings and configurations * Modes and scales common in jazz * Techniques for comping, developing bass lines, harmonizing melodies, melodizing harmonies, and improvisation * Practice techniques for committing these concepts to your muscle memory * Variations for solo and ensemble playing * Advanced concepts, such as rhythmic displacement, approach-chord harmonization, and jazz counterpoint

Great Jazz Piano Solos

Great Jazz Piano Solos
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Author: Camden Music,Omnibus Press
Pages: 96
ISBN: 1844494780
Release: 2005
Editor: Omnibus Press

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Features 20 jazz classics arranged for solo piano.

Jazz Piano Handbook

Jazz Piano Handbook
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Author: Michele Weir
Pages: 128
ISBN: 0739047957
Release: 2007-12
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

"[Student will learn the following:] open a fake book/sheet music with chord symbols and play a tune, accompany vocalist/instrumentalist on any type of tune, get a solo piano/vocal gig, use the piano as a helpful tool to practice vocal improvisation, analyze the chord changes to a song and understand the function of each chord within the progression, double-check published leads-sheets for accuracy, improve composition skills by being able to play and hear the tunes, improve improvisation skills by understanding the harmonic construction of a song."--Page 2.

Jazz Standards

Jazz Standards
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Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Pages: 352
ISBN: 0634040634
Release: 2002-01-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Piano/Vocal/Guitar Songbook). A jam-packed value-priced collection of over 80 jazz classics for only $12.95! Includes: Alfie * Alright, Okay, You Win * Always in My Heart (Siempre En Mi Corazon) * Autumn in New York * Bewitched * Blue Skies * Body and Soul * Cherokee (Indian Love Song) * Do Nothin' Till You Hear from Me * Fever * Fly Me to the Moon (In Other Words) * Good Morning Heartache * Harlem Nocturne * I'll Be Seeing You * In the Mood * Isn't It Romantic? * Lazy Afternoon * Lover * Manhattan * Mona Lisa * Stella by Starlight * When Sunny Gets Blue * and more.

Late Night Jazz

Late Night Jazz
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Author: Hal Leonard Corp.
Pages: 96
ISBN: 9781480356467
Release: 2013-05-01
Editor: Hal Leonard

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Piano Solo Songbook). Piano solo arrangements of 24 jazz favorites, including: Almost like Being in Love * Angel Eyes * Autumn Leaves * Bewitched * God Bless' the Child * If You Go Away * It Might as Well Be Spring * Love Me or Leave Me * On Green Dolphin Street * Smoke Gets in Your Eyes * That Old Black Magic * What's New? * Wrap Your Troubles in Dreams (And Dream Your Troubles Away) * and more.

Tim Richard s Jazz Piano Notebook Volume 3 of Scot Ranney s Jazz Piano Notebook Series

Tim Richard s Jazz Piano Notebook   Volume 3 of Scot Ranney s  Jazz Piano Notebook Series
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Author: Tim Richards
Pages: 56
ISBN: 9781365716119
Release: 2017-12-04
Editor: Lulu.com

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Scot Ranney's ""Jazz Piano Notebook"" series is a collection of jazz piano books written by Scot Ranney and other jazz pianists. Volume 3 is by Tim Richards, a renown jazz pianist, composer, and author of the acclaimed ""Improvising Blues Piano"" and ""Exploring Jazz Piano"" series' and other books [Schott Music]. ""These are routines I believe are beneficial to anyone who understands the basics of jazz harmony and improvisation. I hope they throw a new slant on familiar chord sequences, or suggest new directions in your playing."" Tim has been a presence on the international jazz scene since the early 80s and has over a dozen albums out as a leader, featuring line-ups from duo to nine-piece. The tips and exercises in this book will help strengthen the connection between your ears and fingers to make it easier to play what you want. Level: Intermediate to advanced. Paperback binding.