Composed by Shelly Berg. NAMM Best in Show; Parents' Choice; Reference Textbooks; Textbook - Jazz; Theory; iParenting Media Award. Band/Orchestra. Jazz and Instructional. Book and Digital Download. With lessons, ear training and a workbook. 120 pages. Alfred Music #00-20812. Published by Alfred Music (AP.20812).
ISBN 9780739030912. UPC: 038081205571. 9x12 inches. English.
"Alfred's Essentials of Jazz Theory" is designed for jazz enthuasiasts who want to have a better understanding of the language of jazz. To successfully navigate this all-in-one jazz theory course, you should be versed in basic music theory concepts, such as those taught in Books 1 and 2 of "Alfred's Essentials of Music Theory." With this book, you will: learn the essentials of jazz music through concise lessons; practice your jazz reading and writing skill in exercises; improve your listening and ear training skills withthe CDs; and test your knowledge with a review that completes each unit. You are encouraged to play and/or sing the musical examples throughout, at first along with the enclosed recording, and then on your own.