The Berklee Book of Jazz Harmony

Author: Joe Mulholland,Tom Hojnacki

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1480360856

Category: Music

Page: 264

View: 8834

(Berklee Guide). Learn jazz harmony, as taught at Berklee College of Music. This text provides a strong foundation in harmonic principles, supporting further study in jazz composition, arranging, and improvisation. It covers basic chord types and their tensions, with practical demonstrations of how they are used in characteristic jazz contexts and an accompanying recording that lets you hear how they can be applied.

Das Jazz-Theorie-Buch

Author: Mark Levine

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 9783892210467

Category: Improvisation (Music)

Page: 466

View: 1748

Das Jazz Theorie Buch ist wohl das umfangreichste Werk seiner Art. Es ist ähnlich aufgebaut wie der vom selben Autor bei Advance Music erschienene Bestseller Das Jazz Piano Buch und genauso praxisbezogen. Theoretische Sachverhalte werden immer anhand musikalischer Beispiele und Transkriptionen von berühmten Aufnahmen der Jazzgeschichte erklärt. Von den theoretischen Grundlagen wie Intervalle, Akkord/Skalen-Theorie (Dur, Moll, Vermindert, Ganzton, Bebop, Pentatonik etc.) über die II-V-I Verbindung, Blues und Rhythm Changes bis hin zu Salsa und Latin Jazz werden in 24 Kapitel alle wichtigen Themen ausführlich behandelt. Daneben enthält das Buch nützliche Information über die Interpretation von Lead Sheets (Melodie mit Akkordsymbolen), eine ausführliche Repertoire-Liste mit Quellenangaben und Hinweisen auf Play-Along-Aufnahmen und eine Diskographie. Vier höchst interessante Kapitel mit mehr als 100 Seiten sind dem Thema Reharmonisation gewidmet. Titles: Teil I Theorie: Akkorde und Skalen * Teil II Improvisation: Das Spielen über Changes * Teil III Reharmonisation * Teil IV Das Repertoire * Teil V Sonstiges.

The Chord Scale Theory & Jazz Harmony

Author: Barrie Nettles,Richard Graf

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783892210566

Category: Chords (Music)

Page: 184

View: 5382

Comprehensive textbook based on the Chord Scale Theory as taught at the Berklee College of Music.

Berklee Music Theory

Author: Paul Schmeling

Publisher: Berklee Press

ISBN: 1480355380

Category: Music

Page: 80

View: 9458

(Berklee Methods). The second in a two-volume series based on over 40 years of music theory instruction at Berklee College of Music. This volume focuses on harmony, including triads, seventh chords, inversions, and voice leading for jazz, blues and popular music styles. You'll develop the tools needed to write melodies and create effective harmonic accompaniments from a lead sheet. This edition includes an answer key for all exercises and lessons to check your progress.

Jazz Club Violine

Jazz spielend erlernen

Author: Andy Mayerl,Christian Wegscheider

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783868492156

Category:

Page: 92

View: 8828

Musiklehre

Grundlagen und Erscheinungsformen der abendländischen Musik

Author: Clemens Kühn

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Music theory

Page: 254

View: 4400

A Modern Method for Guitar Scales

Author: Larry Baione

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1540030342

Category: Music

Page: 96

View: 6553

(Berklee Guide). Improve your command of the guitar by mastering the essential scales and their fingerings. This reference will help you play scales up, down and across the fingerboard, in all keys. You will learn multiple scale fingering options to suit different musical contexts. Practice exercises will help you build your muscle memory as you play different fingering patterns across the strings, and then expand them to three octaves. Graphical illustrations, exercises, and etudes will help reinforce all the most useful scale types. Traditional notation and tablature are included.

Modern Jazz Voicings

Arranging for Small and Medium Ensembles

Author: Ted Pease,Ken Pullig

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1476867291

Category: Music

Page: 144

View: 5221

(Berklee Guide). The definitive text used for the time-honored Chord Scales course at Berklee College of Music, this book concentrates on scoring for every possible ensemble combination and teaches performers and arrangers how to add color, character and sophistication to chord voicings. Topics covered include: selecting appropriate harmonic tensions, understanding jazz harmony, overcoming harmonic ambiguity, experimenting with unusual combinations and non-traditional alignments, and many more. The accompanying audio includes performance examples of several different arranging techniques.

Songwriting in Practice

Notebooks * Journals * Logs * Lists

Author: Mark Simos

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1540040399

Category: Music

Page: 224

View: 569

(Berklee Guide). Become a more productive songwriter! Learn to organize the full range of your creative content, from starting inspirations to finished songs. This book offers pragmatic tools, resources, practices, and principles for managing the many kinds of creative materials gathered or generated across a song's life cycle. Organize your ideas and sources of inspiration, sketches and drafts, versions and revisions, to streamline your songwriting process. Create and use "song seed" notebooks and lists, song journals, and writing and co-writing session logs, as you develop your overall song catalog. You will learn to: * Capture and access inspirations of all types lyric, melodic, chordal, rhythmic, or concept in songwriting notebooks, journals, and lists * Energize and improve your creative work writing by organizing all your song ideas for easy access at every stage of songwriting * Manage the full lifecycle of your songs, from sketches and drafts, through versions and revisions, to "fair copies" and demos * Develop an efficient songwriting workflow that connects inspirations to opportunities and projects * Rapidly access your strongest creative material in high-stakes, deadline-driven writing and co-writing sessions * Develop your song catalogue to support publishing, administration, and licensing * Use the organizing process to gain insights for advancing your craft and range as a writer

Jazz Vocal Improvision

Author: Mili Bermejo

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1495095924

Category: Music

Page: 136

View: 1357

(Berklee Guide). Learn to improvise like an instrumentalist! Artful vocal jazz improvisation requires knowing the changes, and all musicians need to understand what is happening on the musical landscape. This book will help you hear, understand and apply jazz theory so that you can solo as a complete musician. Each lesson offers a core musical concept related to harmony, melody and rhythm, integrating skills such as conducting and analysis, and reinforcing them with practical exercises. The accompanying audio tracks demonstrate techniques and let you practice improvising with piano accompaniment.

Jazz für Dummies

Author: Dirk Sutro

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 9783527702954

Category:

Page: 355

View: 4302

Kennen Sie den Unterschied zwischen Acid Jazz, Avantgarde Jazz und Abstract Jazz? K'nnen Sie Chet Baker und Charlie Parker unterscheiden? Wissen Sie, was Jazzer ?ber Jazz sagen? Was Sie schon immer ?ber Jazz wissen wollten, aber nie zu fragen wagten, erfahren Sie nun in "Jazz f'r Dummies". Swingen Sie mit Dirk Sutro durch die Welt des Jazz, und lernen Sie dabei die brillantesten Musiker und ihre stilistischen Finessen kennen. Au'erdem macht er Sie mit den Besonderheiten, Elementen und typischen Musikinstrumenten dieses Musikstils bekannt und gibt Ihnen einen ?berblick ?ber die Geschichte des Jazz. Sie werden sehen: Mit dem n'tigen Hintergrundwissen werden Sie Jazzmusik mit ganz anderen Ohren h'ren und garantiert noch mehr geniessen!

Songwriting Strategies

A 360-Degree Approach

Author: Mark Simos

Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation

ISBN: 1480395765

Category: Music

Page: 224

View: 6559

(Berklee Guide). Write songs starting from any direction: melody, lyric, harmony, rhythm, or idea. This book will help you expand your range and flexibility as a songwriter. Discussions, hands-on exercises, and notated examples will help you hone your craft. This creatively liberating approach supports the overall integrity of emotion and meaning in your songs. It will help you become more productive, versatile, and innovative in your songwriting. You will learn to: * Discover more ideas for songs song seeds and capture them in their most powerful and usable form * Overcome writer's block by having many more pathways through the writing process * Develop strong song structures by working independently with melody, lyrics, harmony, and rhythm * Write songs more easily, guided by your well-tuned "songwriter's compass"

Musiktheorie für Dummies

Author: Michael Pilhofer,Holly Day

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 3527708707

Category: Music theory

Page: 279

View: 7980

Viele Musiker - ob Anfänger oder Fortgeschrittene - empfinden Musiktheorie als abschreckend und fragen sich: "Wozu das Ganze?" Die Antwort ist einfach: Schon ein wenig Grundwissen über Musiktheorie, hilft Ihnen, Ihre Bandbreite als Musiker enorm zu vergrößern. Michael Pilhofer und Holly Day erklären Ihnen leicht verständlich alles Wichtige, was Sie über Musiktheorie wissen müssen - vom Lesen von Noten bis zum Komponieren eigener Songs. Sie erfahren alles über Rhythmus, Tempo, Dynamik und Co., lernen, wie Tonleitern und Akkordfolgen aufgebaut sind, wie Sie vorgehen müssen, um einer Melodie auch Harmonie zu verleihen und vieles mehr. Wenn Sie dachten, Musiktheorie sei trocken, dürfte dieses Buch eine angenehme Überraschung für Sie sein.

Jazz Improvisation for Guitar

A Harmonic Approach

Author: Garrison Fewell

Publisher: Berklee PressPublications

ISBN: 9780876391044

Category: Music

Page: 120

View: 5514

(Berklee Guide). The purpose of this book is to explore the relationship between jazz harmony and improvisation by studying the vertical structures of chords and their function in a progression, and the horizontal or linear application of harmony to melodic improvisation. Each topic is accompanied by musical examples that are designed to help you hear the connection between harmony and melody and to develop a more melodic and creative way of thinking about improvising over chord progressions.

Modern Method for Piano

Volume 1 - Foundations of Jazz Harmony

Author: Jeff Covell

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780984791316

Category:

Page: 188

View: 2660

John Lennon

Die Biographie

Author: Philip Norman

Publisher: Droemer eBook

ISBN: 3426428741

Category: Biography & Autobiography

Page: 1024

View: 2926

We All Want To Change The World Das biographische Meisterwerk über die größte Legende der Popmusik: John Lennon. Philip Norman liefert ein facettenreiches Porträt des Gründers der Beatles, der mit seinen genialen Songs Musikgeschichte schrieb – eine grandiose Hommage an die Pop-Ikone.

Introduction to Jazz Guitar

Author: Jane Miller

Publisher: Berklee Press

ISBN: 9780876391556

Category: Guitar

Page: 112

View: 4055

(Berklee Guide). Start playing jazz guitar! This book will help you understand and master the essential concepts and techniques of jazz, whatever style you may already know. You'll learn jazz theory and harmony through learning and practicing scales, diatonic seventh chords, and harmonic tensions. You will also learn to use chord and tension substitutions in order to give a jazz feel to any existing song. Accompanying recordings demonstrate ideas and let you practice playing along with the author.

Jazz composition

theory and practice

Author: Frederick Pease,Ted Pease,Rick Mattingly

Publisher: Berklee Pr Pubns

ISBN: N.A

Category: Music

Page: 237

View: 9764

When you think of jazz composers, who comes to mind? Jelly Roll Morton, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Bob Brookmeyer. This book is about what they (and many others) do. Jazz composition has evolved into a disciplined art that often evidences great emotional depth and breadth of sophistication. Berklee College of Music legend Ted Pease demystifies the processes involved in writing jazz tunes and in composing episodic and extended jazz works. Jazz Composition: Theory and Practice is a by-product of Pease's 25 years of teaching jazz composition. The accompanying CD helps demonstrate melody, harmony and rhythmic elements of jazz and also includes a variety of music-writing exercises focused on learning these same elements to help you begin producing your own effective jazz compositions.