Rhythm Section Training for Instrumental Jazz Ensembles * Small Group Combos * Vocal Jazz Ensembles (Teacher's Training Kit). This edition: Teacher's Training Kit. Artist/Personality; Jazz Ensemble Method; Method/Instruction; Technique Musicianship. Jazz, Instructional and Play Along. Instructional book, accompaniment CD and instructional video: DVD. With introductory text, instructional text and standard notation. Published by Alfred Music (AP.21985).
Item Number: AP.21985
ISBN 0739037684. 9x12 inches.
The energy core of any jazz ensemble, the rhythm section radiates the groove, time and essence of the music. Each chapter includes an introduction of the style, a "clinics room" that includes performance tips of the genre and a play-along piece at the end that coincides with the CD and optional DVD. Included in this series are: Seven different jazz grooves including swing, bossa nova, rock, shuffle, samba, funk, and ballad; Clarity and deference through adjusting your volume or knowing when not to play; How to keep time as a rhythm section; How to comp effectively; Reproducible pages in the student book.