The Big Book Of Jazz (Big Books Of Music) [HOT]
As the jazz trumpet teacher at the Amsterdam University of the Arts, as well as a trumpeter in the Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam, Erik Veldkamp has been refining his approach to jazz swing style and articulation for his entire career. In this monumental new series, Erik takes you through a history of jazz recordings and provides a survey on how swing music has been interpreted and executed by the biggest names in history.
The Big Book of Jazz (Big Books of Music)
Our book section contains thousands of books covering all aspects of learning to play jazz at every level. From the very basics to transcriptions of Clifford Brown, Oscar Peterson, and John Coltrane, we have it all. Songbooks for every instrument, transcriptions of players from all eras and styles, lessons from masters ranging from David Liebman to David Baker to Jerry Bergonzi to Jerry Coker, the latest in music technology -our selection is peerless. We also feature play-alongs for everyone from beginners to advanced levels in a variety of genres including Bossa Nova, ballad, up-tempo, fusion, free jazz, bebop, swing, contemporary, and vocal styles. From the pioneers at Jamey Aebersold and Music Minus One to Alfred, Advance, Hal Leonard, Mel Bay, and others, we have the jazz play-along for you.
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I hope that helps give you some ideas about which music theory books to buy. There is a lot to choose from, so it can get a bit overwhelming knowing which one to go for. Finding the right music theory book is like finding the right teacher.
The story of John Coltrane goes beyond a simple discussion of music and cannot be reduced to the tale of a man who played the saxophone in the 60s. Ratliff explores this very idea in his engrossing book, Coltrane: The Story of a Sound.
Unsurprisingly, for one of the most forward-thinking musician in history, you can find him in our round up of both the best Avant garde albums in jazz history and the best Hard Bop albums of all time.
In this Duke Ellington biography, American author Terry Teachout explores the life of the pianist, bandleader and composer, starting when he dropped out of high school and tracking his journey to becoming a. successful jazz musician.
Please Note: The original edition of The Real Easy Book is permanently out of print. The 3-Horn version, however, is completely compatible with the original version, so there won't be any problem using both books together.
* Books marked with an asterisk are illegal as the composers & publishersof the tunes included have not given their permission for the tunes tobe included, nor do they receive any royalties. For reasons of both legalityand musical quality we do not recommend that you should attempt to obtainany illegal books, nor do we know where you could get them from anyway.However, there was a time when some of these illegal books were the onlysource for much jazz material and for this historical reason there arecopies on many people's bookshelves. Their indexes are included here asthey may be helpful to these people. Please do not ask us about obtainingthem as you will not get any reply.
What This Index Is For It's for locating tunes rapidly without having to pull armloads of fakebooksoff your bookshelf - you can go straight to the right one(s). Also ifyou want to buy a new fakebook, it might help you to decide which oneyou want.
If Your Favourite Fake Book Is Missing From This IndexThen please email us to let us know. If the book you have in mind isrelevant to jazz musicians then we might very well be happy to add itto this index. Note, however, that we do not plan to add any more illegal booksas there are so many good legal books these days.
Publisher LinksHere are some links to publishers' websites where you can find more informationand places to buy books. Note that we don't give out complete listings of book contentsbut you can often find such listings at the publisher's site.
Aebersold play-a-longsHal Leonard main siteHal Leonard salesSher Music - Chuck Sher's booksDisclaimerAlthough every effort has been made to ensure accuracy, we cannot guaranteeit, and in fact there will surely be errors in any list this long. Pleasetell us of any errors you find, also any suggestions for other books toinclude or other improvements.
While the book focuses on classic big band and jazz styles, the core information about horn harmony and arranging can be used for any style, from hip-hop to ska. Arranging for Large Jazz Ensemble includes all the information you need when creating horn charts, fueling and inspiring you with the written charts of Berklee legends Jeff Friedman, Ted Pease, Scott Free, Greg Hopkins, and Bill Scism.
A collection of 20 essays centred on Memphis, Tennessee, and comprising a fusion of fact, essays and fiction in which the author describes his encounters with major figures of American blues and soul music. Stanley Booth also wrote "The True Adventures of the Rolling Stones".Explore Books like Rythm OilBook lists with this bookWhy do people like this book?TopicsMusicFolk musicPopular musicGenresComing soon!PreviewBookshop.orgAmazonAppalachian Patterns: StoriesByBo Ball,