the jazz theory book

The Jazz Theory Book
Author: Mark Levine
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
Release Date: 2011-01-12
Pages:
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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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 Theory Book
Author: Mark Levine
Publisher:
Release Date: 1995
Pages: 256
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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The Jazz Language  A Theory Text For Jazz Composition And Improvisation
Author: Dan Haerle
Publisher: Alfred Music
Release Date: 1980
Pages: 60
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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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.

Alfred S Essentials Of Jazz Theory
Author: Shelly Berg
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Release Date: 2006-10
Pages: 120
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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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!

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

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

Alfred S Essentials Of Jazz Theory
Author: Shelly Berg
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Release Date: 2005-07
Pages: 40
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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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!

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

Essentials Of Jazz Theory
Author: Shelly Berg
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
Release Date: 2004-12
Pages: 40
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
EBOOK SYNOPSIS:

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 Theory Handbook
Author: Peter Spitzer
Publisher: Mel Bay Publications
Release Date: 2001
Pages: 135
ISBN:
Available Language: English, Spanish, And French
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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 contemporary jazz 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 CD, along with sample solos and 3 play-along tracks with a great rhythm section. Jazz Theory Handbook is designed for both self- study and classroom use.