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 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.

The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony

The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony
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Author: Joe Mulholland,Tom Hojnacki
Pages: 264
ISBN: 9781480360853
Release: 2013-08-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(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.

The Jazz Harmony Book

The Jazz Harmony Book
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Author: David Berkman
Pages: 206
ISBN: 1883217792
Release: 2013
Editor: Unknown

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

This book teaches the ideas behind adding chords to melodies. It begins with basic chords and progressions, and moves to more complex ideas. With an introduction and two appendices. Two CDs of additional material.

Jazzology

Jazzology
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Author: Robert Rawlins,Nor Eddine Bahha
Pages: 272
ISBN: 9781476840871
Release: 2005-07-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(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!

Berklee Music Theory

Berklee Music Theory
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Author: Paul Schmeling
Pages: 69
ISBN: 0876391110
Release: 2011
Editor: Berklee PressPublications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Teaches the concepts of music theory based on the curriculum at Berklee College of Music.

Jazz Theory

Jazz Theory
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Author: Dariusz Terefenko
Pages: 490
ISBN: 9781135043018
Release: 2014-03-26
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

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.

Jazz Theory and Practice

Jazz Theory and Practice
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Author: Jeffrey Hellmer,Richard Lawn
Pages: 312
ISBN: 1457410680
Release: 2005-05-03
Editor: Alfred Music

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Jazz Theory and Practice is the most modern introduction to jazz theory ever published. Rich with examples from the repertoire, it gives performers, arrangers and composers an in-depth and practical knowledge of the theoretical foundations of jazz.

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!

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!

The Chord Scale Theory Jazz Harmony

The Chord Scale Theory   Jazz Harmony
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Author: Barrie Nettles,Richard Graf
Pages: 184
ISBN: 389221056X
Release: 1997
Editor: Alfred Music

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Comprehensive textbook based on the Chord Scale Theory as taught at the Berklee College of Music.

Complete Guide to Film Scoring

Complete Guide to Film Scoring
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Author: Richard Davis
Pages: 424
ISBN: 9781495032264
Release: 2010-05-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Berklee Guide). Essential for anyone interested in the business, process and procedures of writing music for film or television, this book teaches the Berklee approach to the art, covering topics such as: preparing and recording a score, contracts and fees, publishing, royalties, copyrights and much more. Features interviews with 21 top film-scoring professionals, including Michael Kamen, Alf Clausen, Alan Silvestri, Marc Shaiman, Mark Snow, Harry Gregson-Williams and Elmer Bernstein. Now updated with info on today's latest technology, and invaluable insights into finding work in the industry.

Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony

Connecting Chords with Linear Harmony
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Author: Anonim
Pages: 152
ISBN: 9781476863122
Release: 1996-05-01
Editor: Hal Leonard Corporation

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(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.

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.

Jazz Theory Resources

Jazz Theory Resources
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Author: Bert Ligon
Pages: 493
ISBN: UOM:39015054359461
Release: 2001
Editor: Houston Pub

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

(Jazz Book). Jazz Theory Resources is a jazz theory text in two volumes. Volume I (00030458, $39.95) includes: review of basic theory, rhythm in jazz performance, basic tonal materials, triadic generalization, diatonic harmonic progressions and harmonic analysis, substitutions and turnarounds, common melodic outlines, and an overview of voicings. Volume II (00030459, $29.95) includes: modes and modal frameworks, quartal harmony, other scales and colors, extended tertian structures and triadic superimposition, pentatonic applications, coloring "outside" the lines and beyond, analysis, and expanding harmonic vocabulary. Appendices on chord/scale relationships, elaborations of static harmony, endings, composing tips and theory applications are also included.

Jazz Theory Handbook

Jazz Theory Handbook
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Author: PETER SPITZER
Pages: 136
ISBN: 9781619115187
Release: 2015-07-24
Editor: Mel Bay Publications

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Jazz Theory Handbook is a complete guide to all the essential topics of jazz theory, suitable for all treble instruments. Its approach is clear and concise,realistic and practical. This book will help you to understand how contemporaryjazz players think, and to apply theory concepts in your own playing. Subjects are introduced progressively, with each new one based on those introduced before. Topics include chord building, harmonic movement, modes, II-V-I licks, polychords, blues, rhythm changes, how to learn tunes, practice techniques,playing outside, and more. All of the book's musical examples are performed on the accompanying audio, along with sample solos and 3 play-along tracks with a great rhythm section. Jazz Theory Handbook is designed for both self- study andclassroom use. Audio download available online

Alfred s Essentials of Jazz Theory Book 3

Alfred s Essentials of Jazz Theory  Book 3
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Author: Shelly Berg
Pages: 40
ISBN: 0739030892
Release: 2005-07
Editor: Alfred Music Publishing

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Alfred's Essentials of Jazz Theory is designed for jazz enthusiasts and musicians who want to learn jazz concepts and terminology. To get the most out of this course, it is recommended that you have a good understanding of basic theory, such as the lessons in Books 1-3 of Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory. The book contains lessons with both written and music reading exercises and ear-training and listening are addressed through the included CDs. Each unit is complete with a review section. Playing and/or singing along with each example is encouraged throughout the book. Master jazz with ease using this complete course!

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 Theory Workbook

Jazz Theory Workbook
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Author: Dariusz Terefenko
Pages: 334
ISBN: 9780429818202
Release: 2019-09-03
Editor: Routledge

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK:

Jazz Theory Workbook accompanies the second edition of the successful Jazz Theory—From Basic to Advanced Study textbook designed for undergraduate and graduate students studying jazz. The overall pedagogy bridges theory and practice, combining theory, aural skills, keyboard skills, and improvisation into a comprehensive whole. While the Companion Website for the textbook features aural and play-along exercises, along with some written exercises and the answer key, this workbook contains brand-new written exercises, as well as as well as four appendices: (1) Rhythmic Exercises, (2) Common-Practice Harmony at the Keyboard, (3) Jazz Harmony at the Keyboard, and (4) Patterns for Jazz Improvisaton. Jazz Theory Workbook works in tandem with its associated textbook in the same format as the 27-chapter book, yet is also designed to be used on its own, providing students and readers with quick access to all relevant exercises without the need to download or print pages that inevitably must be written out. The workbook is sold both on its own as well as discounted in a package with the textbook. Jazz Theory Workbook particularly serves the ever-increasing population of classical students interested in jazz theory or improvisation. This WORKBOOK is available for individual sale in various formats: Print Paperback: 9781138334250 Print Hardback: 9781138334243 eBook: 9780429445477 The paperback WORKBOOK is also paired with the corresponding paperback TEXTBOOK in a discounted PACKAGE (9780367321963).

Jazz keyboard harmony

Jazz keyboard harmony
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Author: Phil DeGreg
Pages: 243
ISBN: 1562240692
Release: 1999-12-28
Editor: Jamey Aebersold Jazz Incorporated

DESCRIPTION OF THE BOOK: