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Scales For Jazz Improvisation

Author : Dan Haerle
ISBN : 9781457494062
Genre : Music
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Haerle presents the scales used in improvisation and explains applications. Scales shown in all keys and treble and bass clefs include blues, ionian, dorian, phrygian, locrian as well as whole tone, chromatic, augmented and many more. Great aid to memorizing.

Jazz Scales

Author : Sean Vigneau-Britt
ISBN : 1976515300
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Scales, chords, and exercises to help improve jazz improvisation and theory. This book is designed for students who know how to read music and want to improve their knowledge of jazz technique and theory. FAQ: What scales does this book include? All seven modal scales, five of the seven melodic minor modal scales, all whole tone scales, diminished scales, pentatonic and blues scales. Transcribed in every key! The full list is: Lydian, Ionian, Mixolydian, Dorian, Aeolian, Phrygian, Locrian, Lydian Augmented, Lydian Dominant, Ascending Melodic Minor, Half Diminished, Altered Dominant, Whole Tone, Diminished (Whole Step-Half Step and Half Step-Whole Step), Pentatonic and Blues Scales. Just the scales? Absolutely not! Each scale family includes exercises for practicing the melodies and harmonies produced by that scale. Are there exercises for each scale? Each exercise is written in one key, e.g. F Lydian, C Ionian, etc. You are strongly encouraged to learn the exercises in every key, but transcribing them in every key would require a book forty times longer! I know how to read music, but I'm new to jazz. Is this a good book for me? This is the perfect book for you! The essential melodic and harmonic tools for jazz improvisation are all here. This is a great way to increase your knowledge of jazz improvisation and theory. I am completely new to music. Is this a good book for me? Unfortunately, you need to know how to read music before using this book. Please come back to it when you know the basics and are ready to begin playing jazz!

Pentatonic Scales For Jazz Improvisation

Author : Ramon Ricker
ISBN : 1457494108
Genre : Music
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More than a pattern book, this lays out the theory behind the use of pentatonic scales in jazz, and follows with transcribed solos and exercises. Still a favorite after 14 years, this book has become a standard in the field.

Symmetrical Scales For Jazz Improvisation

Author : Masaya Yamaguchi
ISBN : 0967635322
Genre : Improvisation (Music)
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This book is intended to better know about symmetrical scales for Jazz Improvisation.

Pentatonic And Hexatonic Scales In Jazz Improvisation

Author : Jason Lyon
ISBN : 1490442626
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Pentatonic and hexatonic scales are a staple of the modern jazz sound from the 1960s onwards. If you're interested in exploring what goes into this beautiful modernist sound, read on. And understanding the way these structures work will also add an extra level to the way you play when you aren't splanking it out like McCoy or Chick. This book gives detailed exploration of the six most used pentatonic scales, what to play on every chord type, pentatonics on II-V-Is, variations on II-V-Is and reharmonisations, outside and parallel pentatonics, partial pentatonics, pentatonics with passing notes, keeping modal form, all about groove, traditional hexatonics, hexatonics from triad pairs, the whole-tone family of six, modalisation, fragmentation and outside playing with hexatonics, practice suggestions, example solos, appendices, exercises, pentatonic licks from the jazz repertoire, the "avoid" note, listening, suggested tunes. (152 pages)

Synthetic Scales For Jazz Improvisation

Author : Masaya Yamaguchi
ISBN : 096763539X
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First Steps To Jazz Improvisation

Author : Allan Meyerson
ISBN : 0991166116
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FIRST STEPS TO JAZZ IMPROVISATION breaks down the most commonly used musical harmonies into ?three rules? using only major scales. With a step by step approach you will learn about chords, scales and how they relate. Easy exercises and play along music reinforce the ideas in this book and guide you into a cohesive solo.

Creative Beginnings

Author : Scott D. Reeves
ISBN : UCSD:31822032053076
Genre : Music
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The accompaniments to the warm-up exercises and compositions are contained on a companion CD play-along recording, making practice a fun and inspirational experience. Additional chapters include "Whom to Listen To," "How to Practice and Improvise," "Jazz Rhythms," "Basic Music Theory," and "Jazz Theory."

Jazz Improvisation Revised

Author : David Baker
ISBN : 1457426099
Genre : Music
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Jazz Improvisation focuses on the communicative and technical aspects of improvisation and makes an excellent resource for both pros and aspiring improvisers. Assimilate and execute chord progressions, substitutions, turn arounds and construct a melody and jazz chorus.

State Of The Art Postbop Intervalic Jazz Improvisation Exercises And Lines Phrases

Author : Olegario Diaz
ISBN : 9781456631604
Genre : Music
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This book is a summary of both exercises and improvisation lines designed to enhance Intervalic Improvisation. The book covers scales, arpeggios, chromatic exercises and jazz line phrases from transcribed solos. These exercises should be transposed to all twelve (12) tones in order to achieve perfect coordination. Major, minor and dominant chords, extended to their highest level, scale wise, arpeggios and chromatic passages. There are none signature centers, therefore, all these exercises will be written accidental way. This project is an extension of a 6 chapter collection on improvisation by the same author: * Improvise Now * 240 Chromatic Exercises + 1165 Jazz Lines Phrases * Herbie Hancock. The Blue Note Years * John Coltrane & Michael Brecker Legacy * Chris Potter Jazz Styles * Bidirectional Contemporary Jazz Improvisation * New Conception for Linear & Intervalic Jazz Improvisation

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