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Jazz Violin Studies

By Usher Abell

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Fiddle & Violin - Intermediate
Composed by Usher Abell. Perfect binding, Technic. Jazz. Book/CD Set. 152 pages. Published by Mel Bay Publications, Inc (MB.93954BCD).

Item Number: MB.93954BCD
ISBN 9780786657025. Jazz. 8.5 x 11 inches.

A complete study and reference book which gives string players experience with rhythmic concepts, bowing styles, syncopation, and other jazz violin effects. Includes "licks" of various lengths. The play-along stereo recording has select examples played at various speeds.

  • Introduction 
  • Jazz Styles-- An Analysis 
  • Modes or Scales 
  • Rhythmic and Bowing Styles 
  • Musical Examples of Bowing Styles 
  • Syncopation 
  • Musical Examples and Studies in Syncopation 
  • The Slide or Portamento 
  • Musical Examples and Studies Utilizing the Slide or Portamento 
  • Chords 
  • Chart of Non-chord Tones 
  • Visual Chart Showing Note Spelling of Selected Commonly Used Chords 
  • Musical Phrases of Two or More Measures Utilizing Various Chord Structures 
  • Selected Chord Progressions-- Musical Examples 
  • Musical Passages and Studies Using One or More Harmonic Changes per Measure 
  • Diminished Seventh Chords--Explanation and Note Spelling 
  • Musical Examples and Studies Utilizing Diminished Seventh Chords 
  • Special Effects  
  • Harmonics 
  • Musical Examples Utilizing Harmonics 
  • Double Stops-- Musical Examples and Studies 
  • Pizzicato-- Musical Examples and Studies 
  • Arpeggio Bowing-- Musical Examples and Studies 
  • Tremolo Bowing-- Musical Examples and Studies 
  • Shuffle Bowing-- Musical Examples and Studies 
  • Staccato Bowing-- Musical Examples and Studies 
  • Violin Solo Utilizing Staccato Bowing -- Old Joe Clark -- Piano Accompaniment Included 
  • Jazz Variations on Musical Themes 
  • Frankie and Johnny-- with Variations-- Violin Solo 
  • Frankie and Johnny-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Careless Love-- Violin Solo 
  • Careless Love-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Every Night When the Sun Goes In-- with Variations-- Violin Solo 
  • Every Night When the Sun Goes In-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Sweet and Sour-- Violin Solo 
  • Sweet and Sour-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies for Further Study 
  • Discography 
  • Arrangements and Compositions by Usher Abell in Various Jazz Styles 
  • Oh, When the Saints Go Marching In-- Violin 
  • Oh, When the Saints Go Marching In-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Oh, When the Saints Go Marching In-- Second Violin Part 
  • Just A Closer Walk With Thee-- Violin 
  • Just A Closer Walk With Thee-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Just A Closer Walk With Thee-- Second Violin Part 
  • Mother Doesn't Allow Any Fiddle Playing In Here-- Violin 
  • Mother Doesn't Allow Any Fiddle Playing In Here-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Mother Doesn't Allow Any Fiddle Playing In Here-- Second Violin Part 
  • Fiddler's Folly-- Violin Solo 
  • Fiddler's Folly-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Sequel-- Violin Solo 
  • Sequel-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Wild Bird-- Violin Solo 
  • Wild Bird-- Piano Accompaniment 
  • Bibliography 
  • CD Contents: 
  • Introduction: Jazz Violin Study #54 (pg. 55) [2:08] 
  • Introduction [:34] 
  • Tuning [:14] 
  • Style Exercise #2 (pg. 9) [:38] 
  • Style Exercise #3 (pg. 9) [:36] 
  • Style Exercise #4 (pg. 9) [:36] 
  • Style Exercise #5 (pg. 10) [:17] 
  • Style Exercise #6 (pg. 10) [:42] 
  • Style Exercise #7 (pg. 10) [:25] 
  • Style Exercise #8 (pg. 10) [:24] 
  • Style Exercise #9 (pg. 11) [:26] 
  • Style Exercise #10 (pg. 11) [:25] 
  • Seventh Chord Sequences Exercise #13 (pg. 12) [1:09] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #5 (pg. 20) [:21] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #6 (pg. 20) [:24] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #7 (pg. 20) [:14] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #8 (pg. 20) [:14] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #9 (pg. 20) [:29] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #10 (pg. 21) [:33] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #12 (pg. 21) [:38] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #13 (pg. 22) [:40] 
  • Syncopation Exercise #14 (pg. 22) [:41] 
  • The Slide Exercise #3 (pg. 30) [:38] 
  • The Slide Exercise #4 (pg. 30) [:16] 
  • The Slide Exercise #6 (pg. 31) [:55] 
  • The Slide Exercise #7 (pg. 31) [:22] 
  • Chords Exercise #1 (pg. 39) [:45] 
  • Chords Exercise #3 (pg. 39) [:23] 
  • Chords Exercise #4 (pg. 39) [:12] 
  • Chords Exercise #5 (pg. 40) [:13] 
  • Chords Exercise #8 (pg. 40) [:19] 
  • Chords Exercise #9 (pg. 41) [:23] 
  • Chords Exercise #10 (pg. 41) [:19] 
  • Chords Exercise #14 (pg. 42) [:14] 
  • Chords Exercise #15 (pg. 42) [:14] 
  • Chords Exercise #16 (pg. 42) [:22] 
  • Chords Exercise #17 (pg. 43) [:25] 
  • Chords Exercise #19 (pg. 43) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #20 (pg. 43) [:12] 
  • Chords Exercise #21 (pg. 44) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #22 (pg. 44) [:13] 
  • Chords Exercise #23 (pg. 44) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #24 (pg. 44) [:14] 
  • Chords Exercise #25 (pg. 44) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #31 (pg. 46) [:22] 
  • Chords Exercise #32 (pg. 46) [:13] 
  • Chords Exercise #33 (pg. 40) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #35 (pg. 46) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #38 (pg. 47) [:17] 
  • Chords Exercise #39 (pg. 47) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #40 (pg. 47) [:15] 
  • Chords Exercise #41 (pg. 47) [:16] 
  • Chords Exercise #44 (pg. 49) [1:05] 
  • Chords Exercise #46 (pg. 50) [:25] 
  • Chords Exercise #48 (pg. 51) [:36] 
  • Chords Exercise #53 (pg. 54) [2:55] 
  • Diminished Seventh Chords Exercise #1 (pg. 58) [:18] 
  • Diminished Seventh Chords Exercise #2 (pg. 58) [1:18] 
  • Diminished Seventh Chords Exercise #3 (pg. 58) [:23] 
  • Careless Love (pg. 92) [1:27] 
  • Every Night When the Sun Goes In (pg. 95) [2:11] 
  • Sweet and Sour & Sweet and Sour Jam (pg. 98) [4:23] 
  • Sixteen Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies Exercise 2 (pg. 104) [3:00] 
  • Sixteen Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies Exercise 6 (pg. 106) [1:24] 
  • Sixteen Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies Exercise 9 (pg. 108) [2:04] 
  • Sixteen Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies Exercise 13 (pg. 111) [3:27] 
  • Sixteen Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies Exercise 14 (pg. 112) [2:07] 
  • Sixteen Jazz Violin Pieces and Studies Exercise 16 (pg. 113) [1:30] 
  • Oh, When the Saints Go Marching In (pg. 116) [1:31] 
  • Just a Closer Walk with Thee (pg. 122) [2:57] 
  • Fiddlers Folly (pg. 137) [2:09] 
  • Sequel (pg. 143) [1:33] 
  • Wild Bird (pg. 148) [1:51] 
  • Ratings + Reviews

  • 5

    Location:
    Kingston, Ontario
    Difficulty Level:
    Intermediate/advanced
  • September 18, 2007 Everything you wanted to know about Jazz Theory

    Fantastic layout and very educational. CD plays all of the music in the book and all of the studies!!

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