Jazz Piano from Scratch. (A How-To Guide for Students and Teachers). For Piano/Keyboard. Instructional. Jazz, Instructional and Theory. Instructional book and examples CD. Introductory text, instructional text, standard notation, chord names, musical examples and glossary. 197 pages. Published by ABRSM (Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music) (HL.290534).
ISBN 0634033115. With introductory text, instructional text, standard notation, chord names, musical examples and glossary. Jazz, Instructional and Theory. 9x12 inches.
Jazz Piano from Scratch is a complete step-by-step guide to playing jazz with confidence and style. Designed for the absolute beginner, it breaks down the process into simple yet fun activities, with many musical examples to illustrate the points made. The accompanying CD provides examples, activities and some great trio playing to use as a backdrop to the student's own work. Together with a range of other supporting materials - pieces, scales, quick studies, aural tests and more - this book/CD pack provides a comprehensive introduction to the world of jazz.
Location: from Cincinnati, OH
August 14, 2008
Thick, but thorough
This book is thick - a lot of text. The starter book for the Jazz Piano series, From Scratch presents the essentials. Students MUST have an understanding of theory, and should know scales and have a good sense of rhythm before opening this book. Each chapter presents a concept and...
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