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Jazz Composer's Companion

A Linear Approach

By Gil Goldstein

A Linear Approach. Composed by Gil Goldstein. Book.

Item Number: AV.11304

Completely revised and enlarged edition! The book is divided into three main sections: Melody, Rhythm, and Harmony. Dozens musical examples as well as compositions by Bill Evans (pianist), Jaco Pastorious, Jim Hall, Ralph Towner, Steve Swallow, Pat Metheny, Michael Gibbs a.o. are included in order to illustrate specific compositional techniques. An extensive chapter on The Compositional Process features interviews with jazz composers Bill Evans, Carla Bley, George Russell, Horace Silver, Pat Metheny, Chick Corea, Lyle Mays, Anthony Davis, Herbie Hancock, Richie Beirach, Ralph Towner, a.o. 116 pages.

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  • July 13, 2007 good for compossers ...

    for those who are interested in creative process . recomended .

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