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Jazz composition

Jazz composition

theory and practice

  • Author: Frederick Pease,Ted Pease,Rick Mattingly
  • Publisher: Berklee Pr Pubns
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 237
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When you think of jazz composers, who comes to mind? Jelly Roll Morton, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Bob Brookmeyer. This book is about what they (and many others) do. Jazz composition has evolved into a disciplined art that often evidences great emotional depth and breadth of sophistication. Berklee College of Music legend Ted Pease demystifies the processes involved in writing jazz tunes and in composing episodic and extended jazz works. Jazz Composition: Theory and Practice is a by-product of Pease's 25 years of teaching jazz composition. The accompanying CD helps demonstrate melody, harmony and rhythmic elements of jazz and also includes a variety of music-writing exercises focused on learning these same elements to help you begin producing your own effective jazz compositions.

Jazz Composition

Jazz Composition

Theory and Practice

  • Author: Ted Pease
  • Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
  • ISBN: 1476866856
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 256
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(Berklee Press). When you think of jazz composers, who comes to mind? Jelly Roll Morton, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Bob Brookmeyer. This book is about what they (and many others) do. Jazz composition has evolved into a disciplined art that often evidences great emotional depth and breadth of sophistication. Berklee College of Music legend Ted Pease demystifies the processes involved in writing jazz tunes and in composing episodic and extended jazz works. Jazz Composition: Theory and Practice is a by-product of Pease's 25 years of teaching jazz composition. The accompanying audio helps demonstrate melody, harmony and rhythmic elements of jazz. Also included are a variety of music-writing exercises focused on learning these same elements to help you begin producing your own effective jazz compositions.

Patterns for Jazz: A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation

Patterns for Jazz: A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation

For Bass Clef Instruments

  • Author: Jerry Coker,James Casale,Gary Campbell,Jerry Greene
  • Publisher: Alfred Music
  • ISBN: 1457494078
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 180
  • View: 407
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Patterns for Jazz stands as a monument among jazz educational materials. Condensed charts and pertinent explanations are conveniently inserted throughout the book to give greater clarity to the application of more than 400 patterns built on chords and scales -- from simple (major) to complex (lydian augmented scales).

The Jazz Language: A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation

The Jazz Language: A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation

A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation

  • Author: Dan Haerle
  • Publisher: Alfred Music
  • ISBN: 9781457494086
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 60
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This text presents all of the materials commonly used by the jazz musician in a logical order dictated both by complexity and need. The book is not intended to be either an arranging or improvisation text, but a pedagogical reference providing the information musicians need to pursue any activity they wish.

Jazz Theory and Practice

Jazz Theory and Practice

For Performers, Arrangers and Composers

  • Author: Jeffrey Hellmer,Richard Lawn
  • Publisher: Alfred Music
  • ISBN: 9781457410680
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 312
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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.

Jazz Education Journal

Jazz Education Journal

  • Author: N.A
  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Jazz
  • Page: N.A
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The Jazz Theory Book

The Jazz Theory Book

  • Author: Mark Levine
  • Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
  • ISBN: 1457101459
  • Category: Music
  • Page: N.A
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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.

The jazz ensemble companion

The jazz ensemble companion

a guide to outstanding big band arrangements selected by some of the foremost jazz educators

  • Author: Michele Caniato,MENC, the National Association for Music Education (U.S.)
  • Publisher: R&L Education
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 213
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Revisit favorite arrangements, discover new ones, and inspire your jazz ensemble with sound and adventurous music to play. This new book recommends and analyzes 67 quality jazz arrangements recommended by eighteen of the foremost jazz experts in the field today.

Jazz Theory

Jazz Theory

From Basic to Advanced Study

  • Author: Dariusz Terefenko
  • Publisher: Routledge
  • ISBN: 1135043019
  • Category: Music
  • Page: 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.

Song sheets to software

Song sheets to software

a guide to print music, software, instructional media, and web sites for musicians

  • Author: Elizabeth C. Axford
  • Publisher: Scarecrow Pr
  • ISBN: 9780810867253
  • Category: Computers
  • Page: 265
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The third edition of Song Sheets to Software: A Guide to Print Music, Software, Instructional Media, and Web Sites for Musicians includes completely revised and updated listings of music software, instructional media, and web sites of use to all musicians, whether hobbyist or professional. New to the third edition is a CD-ROM with sections including Live Links, an expanded and easily searchable Tech Talk, and sample print music scores. Also new to the third edition are sections on digital sheet music and video game music, as well as an updated bibliography.