Bebop : Third Ear - The Essential Listening Companion by Scott Yanow

By Scott Yanow

At the heels of swing, bebop lifted jazz from the dance ground into an artwork shape powered by means of virtuoso avid gamers. This enticing selection of essays, biographies and reports by way of veteran jazz journalist Scott Yanow probes the lives and progressive works of greater than 500 nice beboppers, together with the giants: Charlie Parker, Dizzie Gillespie, Bud Powell, Max Roach and Thelonious Monk. The advisor additionally explores key artists comparable to Sarah Vaughan, Charlie Christian and the younger Miles Davis, plus such later figures as Joe cross and Barry Harris.

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The Very Best of Albert King by Ken

By Ken

Albert King was once one of many maximum and most vital guitarists of all time. He not just replaced the blues international, but in addition encouraged newest guitar enjoying - no matter if modern-day avid gamers understand it or no longer! This assortment assembles 15 of his best items transcribed note-for-note with tab. comprises: Angel of Mercy * Blues energy * Born less than a foul signal * Crosscut observed * do not Throw Your Love on Me So robust * The Hunter * I Wanna Get Funky * Killing flooring * Laundromat Blues * Oh beautiful lady * The Sky Is Crying * and extra.

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Progressive Rock Keyboard: Hal Leonard Keyboard Style Series by Dan Maske

By Dan Maske

From the vintage sounds of the '70s to trendy revolutionary stylings, this book/CD will give you the speculation and strategy to play and compose in a mess of prog rock kinds. you are going to learn the way soloing innovations, shape, rhythmic and metrical units, concord, and counterpoint all come jointly to make this kind of rock the original and fascinating style it's. additionally incorporated is an creation to vintage and modern keyboard tools and sounds, and the way they are often utilized in diverse combos to provide authentic-sounding keyboard elements. The accompanying CD beneficial properties a number of the examples coated within the booklet, in addition to six entire innovative rock songs recorded by way of a true band.

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Madama Butterfly (The Opera Journeys Mini Guide Series) by Burton D. Fisher, Giacomo Puccini

By Burton D. Fisher, Giacomo Puccini

A whole consultant to Puccini's Madama Butterfly such as the important Characters within the Opera, the tale Synopsis, a narrative Narrative with one-bar track spotlight examples, and an essay delivering heritage in regards to the opera and its composer, research, and insightful and exciting statement.

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Charlie Parker - Omnibook: For E-flat Instruments by Charlie Parker

By Charlie Parker

(Jazz Transcriptions). The Omnibook has develop into the booklet to show to if you are looking to grasp the poultry. comprises 60 solos reminiscent of Anthropology * Au Privave (Nos. 1 and a pair of) * Billie's jump * Blues for Alice * Chi Chi * affirmation * Constellation * Dewey sq. * Donna Lee * Ko Ko * Moose the Mooch * Ornithology * Scrapple from the Apple * Shawnuff * Yardbird Suite * and extra. Transcribed via Jamey Aebersold and Ken Slone. Spiral-bound, with chord symbols, metronome markings, checklist details, and perform feedback. "One of jazz education's holy scriptures." JazzTimes additionally to be had: Play-along tracks! See HL00240535 lower than for more information.

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Irish Music for Guitar by John Loesburg

By John Loesburg

(Music revenues America). benefit from the attractive evocative melodies of the wealthy Irish culture with this particular set of classical guitar solos, that includes many conventional harp melodies and dance tunes. The e-book boasts at the very least 27 items, a lot of that are appropriate for undemanding guitar scholars. even if, additionally featured are numerous compositions through the seventeenth century harpist/composer O'Carolan, that are perfect for extra complicated guitarists. An accompanying CD of demonstrations completely illustrates the track, offering listeners with an invaluable advisor to Irish phraseology and function.

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