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Exploring Jazz Piano - Volume 1

By Tim Richards

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Piano
Composed by Tim Richards. Schott. Softcover with CD. 256 pages. Schott Music #ED12708. Published by Schott Music (HL.49030450).

Item Number: HL.49030450

ISBN 190245524X. 9x12 inches.

Volume 1 introduces the intermediate pianist to the basic chord-types used in jazz, from major and minor triads to seventh and ninth chords. Other topics include: Chord/scale relationships, modes, broken chord and scale patterns, pentatonic and blues scales, walking bass lines, Latin rhythms and bass lines, the diatonic cycle, secondary dominants, II V I sequences, horizontal and vertical improvisation, tritone substitution, two-handed voicings, rootless voicings, technical exercises and fingering, accompaniment styles, ear-training, discography (suggested listening).



28 pieces by the author appear alongside special arrangements of well-known jazz standards, including: Autumn Leaves • Fly Me to the Moon • In a Sentimental Mood • Mannenberg • On Green Dolphin St (Part 1) • Ornithology • Song for My Father • Straight No Chaser • Take the A Train. Also included are transcribed solos by Thelonious Monk and Horace Silver, an invaluable source of authentic jazz techniques.

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  • 5

    JEAN-PAUL "Topsy"
    Location:
    sanary sur mer france
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate
  • January 16, 2016 Au TOP , a life's time book

    Ce livre est sans égal pour une excellente approche du JAZZ (comme l'est celui du même auteur sur IMPROVISING BLUES ). Toutes ses qualites sont réunies ici pour un prix formidablement bas !!! C'est un livre pour la vie..

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