The Jazz Theory Book

📒The Jazz Theory Book ✍ Mark Levine

✏Book Title : The Jazz Theory Book
✏Author : Mark Levine
✏Publisher : "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
✏Release Date : 2011-01-12
✏Pages :
✏ISBN : 9781457101458
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Jazz Theory Book Book Summary : 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.

✏Book Title : Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation
✏Author : Craig Fraedrich
✏Publisher : Lulu.com
✏Release Date : 2015-05-04
✏Pages : 280
✏ISBN : 9781312410053
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation Book Summary : ""Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation"" is a jazz theory text with an emphasis on improvisation. Originally conceived as the Jazz Theory/Improvisation text and curriculum for the 2014 National Jazz Workshop, it has already been adopted by several university jazz programs. This book begins at a level accessible by students just beginning in jazz, with reference appendices to fill any fundamental music theory knowledge, yet progresses systematically in technical and conceptual content well beyond all but the most advanced college improvisation classes. With notated examples and exercises demonstrating all concepts as well free downloadable play-along tracks for all exercises, this book will have students playing the material almost immediately. While not required, the available 300+ page companion book, ""Practical Jazz Theory for Improvisation Exercise Workbook"" (available in treble and bass clef) has all exercises notated in all keys to allow for quicker technical and aural advancement.

✏Book Title : Alfred s Essentials of Jazz Theory
✏Author : Shelly Berg
✏Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
✏Release Date : 2006-10
✏Pages : 120
✏ISBN : 0739042637
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Alfred s Essentials of Jazz Theory Book Summary : 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. The Teacher's Answer Key includes answers to each lesson in the student book, as well as the 3 listening and ear-training CDs. Master jazz with ease using this complete course!

✏Book Title : The Jazz Language A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation
✏Author : Dan Haerle
✏Publisher : Alfred Music
✏Release Date : 1980
✏Pages : 60
✏ISBN : 1457494086
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Jazz Language A Theory Text for Jazz Composition and Improvisation Book Summary : 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 ✍ Dariusz Terefenko

✏Book Title : Jazz Theory
✏Author : Dariusz Terefenko
✏Publisher : Routledge
✏Release Date : 2014-03-26
✏Pages : 490
✏ISBN : 9781135043018
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jazz Theory Book Summary : 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 Handbook ✍ PETER SPITZER

✏Book Title : Jazz Theory Handbook
✏Author : PETER SPITZER
✏Publisher : Mel Bay Publications
✏Release Date : 2015-07-24
✏Pages : 136
✏ISBN : 9781619115187
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jazz Theory Handbook Book Summary : 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

📒The Jazz Theory Workbook ✍ Mark E. Boling

✏Book Title : The Jazz Theory Workbook
✏Author : Mark E. Boling
✏Publisher : Alfred Music
✏Release Date : 1993
✏Pages : 125
✏ISBN : 3892210292
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Jazz Theory Workbook Book Summary : Af indholdet: Jazz chord structures. Chord/scale relationships. Jazz chord progressions. Sources of chromaticism in jazz improvisation

📒Jazzology ✍ Robert Rawlins

✏Book Title : Jazzology
✏Author : Robert Rawlins
✏Publisher : Hal Leonard Corporation
✏Release Date : 2005-01-01
✏Pages : 265
✏ISBN : 9780634086786
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Jazzology Book Summary : Provides information jazz theory for all types of musicians, and covers harmony, scales and modes, voicing, arrangement techniques, improvisational strategies, fundamentals, and other related topics; and also includes exercises.

📒Triad Pairs For Jazz ✍ Gary Campbell

✏Book Title : Triad Pairs for Jazz
✏Author : Gary Campbell
✏Publisher : Alfred Music
✏Release Date : 2001-02-14
✏Pages : 144
✏ISBN : 1457402939
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏Triad Pairs for Jazz Book Summary : Recording artist, saxophonist, educator, and author Gary Campbell presents an effective strategy for constructing fresh-sounding melodic lines. He progresses step by step through the concept, the practice exercises, and the practical application of Triad Pairs for Jazz. Concepts include: deriving triad pairs from the most used chord-scales, determining the best pairs for various chords and progressions, practice patterns for mastery, and exploring linear possibilities. Recommended for intermediate to advanced players as an expansion of the chord-scale approach.

📒The Jazz Pianist ✍ Fred Hughes

✏Book Title : The Jazz Pianist
✏Author : Fred Hughes
✏Publisher : Alfred Music Publishing
✏Release Date : 2002
✏Pages : 76
✏ISBN : 075799315X
✏Available Language : English, Spanish, And French

✏The Jazz Pianist Book Summary : Jazz recording artist, pianist, and educator Fred Hughes takes you step-by-step though the process of efficiently playing chords with the left hand only. Learn jazz vocabulary along with practice and memorization techniques. The Jazz Pianist: Left Hand Voicings and Chord Theory begins with triads and proceeds through thirteenth chords and teaches the practical application of chords and chord progressions. Topics include: how to perform all chords and variations with little effort, how to provide the harmonic structure and foundation with the left hand, the theory of chord construction, the foundations of chord memorization, and how to utilize practice patterns for mastery. Learn these standards: "Have You Met Miss Jones," "All the Things You Are," "The Days of Wine and Roses," and "Body and Soul." Includes play-along and demonstration CD with bass and drums. An essential book for every jazz pianist!