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Best of the Best Modern Jazz
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
So you would like to own a respectable modern jazz collection, but don’t know where to start! Many people do not have the time or money to spend thousands of dollars to find out what is really a masterpiece - do you? No need to worry because the “Best of” team under the direction of K Kelly has spent all the time and money for you
Friday Night Jam
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Alternative
Experiential advice to beginning drummers, or to longtime musicians who have not yet had the opportunity or courage to attempt improvisational collaboration with others. This chronicle conveys the challenge of merging diverse musical instruments, genres and personalities; of attempting to produce quality music in a venue that welcomes relative beginners, lifelong amateurs, and random drop-ins.
Learn Jazz Piano Book 3
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Series: Learn Jazz Piano, Book 3. Price: $17.50 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: British English. Published: November 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
Book 3 focuses on practical advice and strategies for learning jazz pianists.
Learn Jazz Piano Book 2
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Series: Learn Jazz Piano, Book 2. Price: $17.50 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: British English. Published: October 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instrument - Piano & Keyboard
With over 100 illustrations, book 2 of Learn Jazz Piano journeys further into the heart of jazz and blues improvisation.
Learn Jazz Piano
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Series: Learn Jazz Piano, Book 1. Price: $17.50 USD. Words: 11,870. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
This book is for pianists with some basic knowledge but wish to learn to play jazz. I cover the blues, chord construction, the II-V-I sequence and many improvising techniques.
Philip “Flip” Gordon : Jazz Compositions: Volume 1: The Zodiac Project: Parallel Universe
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 600. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Philip “Flip” Gordon, PhD : Jazz Compositions: Volume 1: The Zodiac Project: Parallel Universe: Consists of 12 contemporary jazz compositions which musically interprete the energy and journey of the 12 Zodiac Signs, i.e. an avant- guarde, spiritual and metaphysical “cycle of life” Jazz Charts for: Concert, Bb, Eb and Bass Instrumentation. Written and performed in Paris, France.
Electric Violin Training Kit
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - General
World Famous jazz violinist Christian Howes shows you everything you need to start jamming on electric violin! Everything from the basics to his personal secrets, Christian Howes shares how to begin to rock out on your violin. Learn what gear is a must have! Anyone from beginners to experienced violinists will benefit from this informative ebook.
Swing Essentials - A Drummer’s Guide To An Effective Swing
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
This book is aimed primarily at professional jazz drummers wanting to improve the way they play the swing pattern, and swing subdivisions in general. Drummers of any style will benefit from the reading, which includes several tips on practicing, playing with others, and developing a strong internal clock
No Nonsense Improv
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Price: $40.00 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
No Nonsense Improv: How to unlock the music inside your head. This is a complete Improv Course on this video. We have 2 hours and 45 minutes of video, 8 pages of instruction and 60 pages of music. It features Keith Wood and me (Clint 'Pops' McLaughlin).. We discuss different aspects of improv, give an example and use it in a solo.
The Rest Of The Story, Jazz Improvization and History
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,730. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
This manual is designed to give a foundation to the art of Improvisation. It is written from a performer's perspective, presented in a simplified manner and easy to understand terms, in Old School script. It is not a step by step primer to teach how to improvise but rather is a method to guide the musician in finding his or herself as a soloist.
Jazz...For Those Who Don't Appreciate It
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Discover how you can understand and love the genre of music we call jazz. Jazz...For Those Who Don't Appreciate It is a guide for helping people appreciate jazz music more. It contains important information on how to listen to jazz, history of jazz and helpful techniques for listening to jazz. Everyone who loves music should read this important, amazing book.
Culture and the Pentatonic Scale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Don't read another book on pentatonic scales until you have read this book. Culture and the Pentatonic Scale is an inside look into the history of the pentatonic scale and its uses. Teachers will be able to use this as an excellent resource for their students. Musicians and non-musicians will read more information about pentatonic scales that they may not have known. Truly a fantastic music guide.
Lost in New York - Liner Notes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Jazz
Digital Booklet for Trumpeter Suresh Singaratnam's debut jazz recording: Lost in New York. Featuring nine pages of full colour illustrations by Kevin J. West and a detailed analysis of the music written by drummer/composer Nathaniel Smith.