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The Jazz Piano Book

The Jazz Piano Book
Author : Mark Levine
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release Date : 2011-01-12
Category : Music
Total pages :129
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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
Author : Mark Davis
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release Date : 2015-09-01
Category : Music
Total pages :96
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(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
Author : Mark Levine
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release Date : 2011-01-12
Category : Music
Total pages :129
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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.

Intro to Jazz Piano

Intro to Jazz Piano
Author : Mark Harrison
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release Date : 2011-09-01
Category : Music
Total pages :104
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(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!

An Approach to Jazz Piano

An Approach to Jazz Piano
Author : Charles Austin
Publisher : Lulu.com
Release Date : 2013
Category : Jazz
Total pages :441
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"This book is an attempt to address the techniques of piano playing as applied to the playing of jazz. It is also an attempt to address theoretical knowledge, and the application of coherent thinking when improvising jazz music. Many aspects of preparation are outlined, including scales, chords, chord symbols, chord/scale relationships, voicings, voice-leading, and the creation of melody."--Introduction

The Big Book of Jazz Piano Improvisation

The Big Book of Jazz Piano Improvisation
Author : Noah Baerman
Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
Release Date : 2003
Category : Music
Total pages :143
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National Keyboard Workshop book, approved curriculum.

Playing Jazz Piano

Playing Jazz Piano
Author : Bob Mintzer
Publisher : Alfred Music
Release Date : 2021
Category : Music
Total pages :44
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For an aspiring jazz instrumentalist, playing piano is one of the most important skills for developing a jazz vocabulary. Bob Mintzer is a renowned jazz composer, arranger, saxophonist, pianist, bandleader, educator and member of the group, the Yellowjackets. His new book is designed for the instrumentalist who is not an accomplished piano player but wants to acquire basic jazz piano skills and jazz vocabulary. The book includes etudes that make players aware of the sound, texture, cause, effect and function of jazz chords and harmony. The 22 piano etudes feature a variety of styles, tempos, chord progressions and a the book also includes a chord voicing glossary. Mintzer offers a practical guide with a realistic approach.

Jazz Piano Masterclass: The Drop 2 Book

Jazz Piano Masterclass: The Drop 2 Book
Author : Mark Levine
Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release Date : 2011-01-12
Category : Music
Total pages :70
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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 Piano Handbook

Jazz Piano Handbook
Author : Michele Weir
Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
Release Date : 2007-12
Category : Music
Total pages :128
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"[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 Piano Voicings

Jazz Piano Voicings
Author : Rob Mullins
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release Date : 2004-01-01
Category : Music
Total pages :208
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(Keyboard Instruction). The jazz idiom can often appear mysterious and difficult for musicians who were trained to play other types of music. Long-time performer and educator Rob Mullins helps players enter the jazz world by providing voicings that will help the player develop skills in the jazz genre and start sounding professional right away without years of study! Includes a "Numeric Voicing Chart," chord indexes in all 12 keys, info about what range of the instrument you can play chords in, and a beginning approach to bass lines.

Jazz Piano Basics - Book 1

Jazz Piano Basics - Book 1
Author : Eric Baumgartner
Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
Release Date : 2017-08-01
Category : Music
Total pages :88
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(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 Theory

Jazz Theory
Author : Dariusz Terefenko
Publisher : Routledge
Release Date : 2014-03-26
Category : Music
Total pages :490
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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.

The Jazz Piano Chord Book

The Jazz Piano Chord Book
Author : Wise Publications
Publisher : Wise Publications
Release Date : 1999-06-04
Category : Music
Total pages :47
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The Jazz Piano Chord Book, with over 1,700 jazz Piano chord voicings contained within, is an essential resource for jazz Pianists, whether they're newcomers to the style or established players who want to improve upon existing skills. 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. "It's straightforward, clear and a really helpful and practical aid for beginning and inexperienced jazz musicians. Even those with a bit of time under their belt playing jazz would gain a great deal from this book." - Julian Joseph, internationally renowned jazz pianist and composer.

Bradley's How to Play Pop and Jazz Piano

Bradley's How to Play Pop and Jazz Piano
Author : Richard Bradley
Publisher : Alfred Publishing Company
Release Date : 1996-06-01
Category : Music
Total pages :84
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This book is for those who want to learn to play current pops as well as great standards, and develop skills in jazz improvisation, arranging and playing a variety of piano styles. It is the third volume in a three-book course that gives the student all the theory, harmony and technical skills required to become a first rate popular and/or jazz pianist. The exercises and musical examples cover a wide variety of styles, including rock, pop, jazz and blues.

You Can Teach Yourself Jazz Piano

You Can Teach Yourself Jazz Piano
Author : URI AYN ROVNER
Publisher : Mel Bay Publications
Release Date : 2015-12-15
Category : Music
Total pages :120
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This book is the perfect introduction to jazz piano for those who are already somewhat proficient as pianists but aspire to playing in the jazz style. The author emphasizes the importance of chords in playing jazz music and offers acomprehensive dictionary of triads, dominant sevenths, half and fully diminishedseventh chords, plus ninth, and thirteenth chords. Chord symbols and voicings aswell as modal and blues scales are also addressed. The last half of the book includes a generous fakebook and a songbook consisting of several of the authors progressively arranged compositions. Includes access to online audio