Jazz piano pieces

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)

Publisher: ABRSM Exam Pieces

ISBN:

Category: Jazz

Page: 27

View: 169

"...Provide[s] a wealth of jazz repertoire...to play, from the great African-American tradition to the vibrant, dynamic and multi-cultural nature of jazz today...[includes] a huge range of styles: funky rock grooves, up tempo swing tunes, calypsos, a bossa, latin pieces, jazz waltzes, modal pieces, bebop, gospel, rag and free jazz. There are classic tunes by the jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Bill Evans and Thelonious Monk...brand-new pieces...commissioned from professional British jazz pianists and educators...Within each album there are 15 pieces presented in three categories: blues, standards, contemporary jazz. Each piece provides a head which contains all the characteristic voicings, phrasing and rhythmic patterns needed for a stylish performance. An improvised section follows, where guideline pitches and left-hand voicings are given as a practical starting-point for your own solos..."--back cover.

Jazz Piano Scales

Grades 1-5

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)

Publisher: ABRSM Exam Pieces

ISBN:

Category: Jazz

Page: 20

View: 117

"...Will develop the technical skills you need to play jazz. It introduces patterns characteristic of the idiom, like the blues scale, the ♭3 pentatonic and various modes. It also explores these patterns on the roots and key centres commonly found in jazz. Regular and flexible practice of these forms, and using them as the basis for improvisation, will give you fluency and technical control and make your playing sound effortless and relaxed...sets out the scales by grade and gives a table of recommended speeds..."--back cover.

Notes

Author: Music Library Association

Publisher:

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page:

View: 949

Classical Jazz, Rags & Blues, Book 3

10 Classical Melodies Arranged in Jazz Styles for Intermediate to Late Intermediate Pianists

Author: Martha Mier

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 24

View: 723

Classical melodies from piano, opera and orchestral literature are revisited in this unique series. The arrangements feature jazz styles including ragtime and blues. Students who are familiar with some of these gems will enjoy their new settings while those playing them for the first time will become familiar with these wonderful melodies. Titles: * Austrian Jazz Dance * Blue Rhapsody * Bluesy Etude * Cool Etude * The Jazzy Mountain King * Parisian Jazz * Ragtime in Baroque Style * Ragtime Symphony * Rockin' Russian Song * Russian Blues

Non-boring Easy Piano Pieces

Piano Grade 1, 2 and 3

Author: Marcello Palace

Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform

ISBN:

Category:

Page: 28

View: 368

A selection of pieces for piano grades 1, 2 and 3, composed by Marcello Palace. These pieces are different from the usual ones you can find out there, as these were composed thinking of what the piano students expect to find in a fun piano piece. At the same time, these pieces present technical and articulation challenges that will help students learn and enjoy the piano at the same time. Some of the pieces are in the style of movie soundtracks and some are imitation of great masters like Bach and Mozart. The styles covered in this book are the following: Soundtrack music, Soundtrack, Traditional style, Jazz, Ragtime, Classical and more.

Jazz Improvisation for Keyboard Players, Complete Edition

For Piano

Author: Dan Haerle

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN:

Category: Music

Page: 112

View: 888

Jazz Improvisation for Keyboard Players is a straightforward, no-nonsense improvisation series. It deals with creating melodies, using the left hand, pianistic approaches to soloing, scale choices for improvisation and much more.