Jamey Aebersold – Jazz Play-A-Long Volume 76 – 80
Oct 05 2014
Possession of this collection will enable any musician, independently of level and experience in jazz improvisation mastery, learn the basic styles and genres of jazz, and eventually become a true expert in this. Information for reference (for those who do not know): Jamey Aebersold Jazz Play-A-Long – the world’s best collections of exercises for jazz musicians.
Volume 76: David Baker – How To Learn Tunes. Intermediate/Advanced. Until now, the task of memorizing tunes has required a great amount of time and has been left to chance by the musician. With no rules, guidelines, or systematic methods of study, the task has left musicians with a great deal of confusion and frustration. This incredible work is a quick and easy method for learning and memorizing melodies and chord changes to any tune in any key! Listening/learning/play along tracks take you through the most commonly used harmonic formula and teach you how to recognize and remember forms both visually and aurally. The book and supplement give composition that will have you memorizing and UNDERSTANDING how changes work. Leave the fakebooks at home!
Volume 77: Paquito D’ Rivera. Intermediate/Advanced. From the source! Paquito produced and oversaw the recording himself using his own world renowned band! The diverse music presented here is a welcome addition to every musician’s Play-A-Long library. This set contrasts the thrill of hot, exciting Latin classics with the meditative, laid-back feel of Brazilian favorites. A refreshing change of pace.
Volume 78: Jazz Holiday Classics. Intermediate. Great jazz musicians have long enjoyed playing and recording the great holiday classics. These songs have withstood the test of time and have gained widespread and timeless popularity for their ability to inspire a sense of warmth and nostalgia. Treat yourself to a priceless gift. Book includes lyrics.
Volume 79: Avalon. Intermediate/Advanced. 12 great American songs from the golden age of popular music. These songs have been enjoyed and recorded in a variety of ways by countless musicians over different jazz eras. Get back to the root of today’s music! Book includes lyrics.
Volume 80: Indiana. Intermediate. One dozen more great American standards in the mode of Volume 79 “Avalon.” Many contemporary compositions, particularly Bebop tunes, have taken their harmonies from these wonderful, ageless songs. Book includes lyrics.
Format: PDF + Audio tracks (Mp3).
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