El Gaucho

Author: Chuck Sher
Publisher: Sher Music Company (Editions)
ISBN: UOM:39015057505490
Release Date: 1995-01-01
Genre: Music

The third collection of tunes in the world-class New Real Book format. Along with classic jazz, standards and contemporary jazz, Volume 3 features some of the best Stevie Wonder and Motown songs. Like all Sher Music fake books, it features composer-approved transcriptions, easy-to-read calligraphy, and many extras (sample bass lines, chord voicings, drum appendix, etc.) not found in conventional fake books.

Just Jazz Bass Real Book

Author: Alfred Publishing Staff
Publisher: L'AGE D'HOMME
ISBN: 0757994776
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Music

From classic jazz standards to bebop, cool, and modern jazz, the Just Jazz Real Book contains 250 jazz classics that are the core required repertoire for jazz musicians all over the world. Production teams in both the U.S. and U.K. took great care to ensure the accuracy and usability of each arrangement, and original composer sources were consulted to ensure that the arrangements remained true to the composers' intentions. Includes a complete composer index and a complete discography of suggested recorded versions for each song. Comb bound, approx. 400 pages.

Charlie Parker Omnibook

Author: Charlie Parker
Publisher: Alfred Music Publishing
ISBN: 0769260519
Release Date: 1978
Genre: Music

(Jazz Transcriptions). The Omnibook has become the book to turn to when you want to master the Bird. Includes 60 solos such as Anthropology * Au Privave (Nos. 1 and 2) * Billie's Bounce * Blues for Alice * Chi Chi * Confirmation * Constellation * Dewey Square * Donna Lee * Ko Ko * Moose the Mooch * Ornithology * Scrapple from the Apple * Shawnuff * Yardbird Suite * and more. Transcribed by Jamey Aebersold and Ken Slone. Spiral-bound, with chord symbols, metronome markings, record information, and practice suggestions. "One of jazz education's holy scriptures." JazzTimes

Exercises and Etudes for the Jazz Instrumentalist Music Instruction

Author:
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781476863368
Release Date: 2002-02-01
Genre: Music

(Instructional). Exercises and Etudes for the Jazz Instrumentalist is a collection of original pieces by master trombonist/composer J.J. Johnson. Designed as study material and playable by any instrument, these pieces (the harmonies of which are based on well-known standards) run the gamut of the jazz experience, featuring common and uncommon time signatures and keys, and styles from ballads to funk. They are progressively graded so that both beginners and professionals will be challenged by the demands of this wonderful music. Published in both treble and bass clef editions, this book also includes text to guide the player, as well as a biography of Johnson.

Jazz Practice Ideas with Your Real Book

Author: Andy McWain
Publisher: Fuller Street Music & Media
ISBN:
Release Date: 2015-06-21
Genre: Music

Thirty-Six Jazz Practice Ideas to Get the Most from Your Real Book You may know about the REAL BOOK, but what you probably don’t know is how much MUSICAL PROGRESS can be accomplished with only a single fake book! Don’t know what to practice? Don’t want to waste valuable time? Based on years of university-level teaching, the author of this book gives jazz musicians: Simple, focused melodic, harmonic, and rhythmic strategies on how to use their limited practicing time more efficiently Easy-to-understand practice ideas for any jazz musician to apply over any real book tunes A blueprint of improvisation tips to avoid the pitfalls of directionless practicing Here’s the beginner/intermediate jazz strategy list you’ve never seen before: Thirty-six actionable melodic ideas, harmonic ideas, rhythmic and metric tips, ear training exercises, and basic arranging and composition blueprints, and more… Do you know why many young musicians fail? Why intermediate-level musicians get stuck? Do you feel like the secrets of WHAT and HOW to practice jazz improvisation are out of your reach? Do you want to really deepen your connection to the music you play? Sometimes jazz musicians want to get better, but don’t always know how — even with the help of a teacher. These thirty-six jazz practice ideas cover a wide range of modern jazz improvisation strategies, presented in clear topic chapters to provide the most effective results for beginner and intermediate players. You want to know what to practice? Any real book or fake book tune. Okay, now what? Choose one or more of these 36 actionable practice ideas and make real progress with your musical abilities: improvisation and soloing, ear training, connecting harmony, and more. For jazz piano, jazz guitar, jazz saxophone, jazz trumpet, jazz bass, jazz voice, jazz trombone, jazz drums, and all other improvising instruments.

The Jazz Piano Book

Author: Mark Levine
Publisher: "O'Reilly Media, Inc."
ISBN: 9781457101441
Release Date: 2011-01-12
Genre: Music

The most highly acclaimed jazz piano method ever published! Over 300 pages with complete chapters on Intervals and triads, The major modes and II-V-I, 3-note voicings, Sus. and phrygian Chords, Adding notes to 3-note voicings, Tritone substitution, Left-hand voicings, Altering notes in left-hand Stride and Bud Powell voicings, Block chords, Comping ...and much more! Endorsed by Kenny Barron, Down Beat, Jamey Aebersold, etc.

The Real Book Volume VI

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781495070471
Release Date: 2016-06-01
Genre: Music

(Fake Book). The Real Books are the most popular jazz books of all time. This sixth volume features 400 more songs presented in Real Book notation, including: As Time Goes By * Baker Street * Begin the Beguine * Blue Rondo a La Turk * But Not for Me * Cute * Embraceable You * Emily * Fools Rush in (Where Angels Fear to Tread) * Goldfinger * Good Bait * Happy Talk * I Only Have Eyes for You * I'm Walkin' * Jumpin' at the Woodside * Just One of Those Things * Just You, Just Me * Kidney Stew Blues * Laura * Lester Leaps In * Liza (All the Clouds'll Roll Away) * Love for Sale * Luck Be a Lady * The Man I Love * Man in the Mirror * Moonlight Serenade * New York, New York * Nice Work If You Can Get It * Nobody but You (Gershwin) * Oblivion * One for Daddy-O * 'S Wonderful * Shiny Stockings * Somethin' Else * Summer Wind * Tea for Two * They Can't Take That Away from Me * Volare * You and the Night and the Music * You Stepped Out of a Dream * and more!

The Real Book Volume 1 USB Flash Drive Play Along

Author: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 1476877246
Release Date: 2013-02-01
Genre: Music

(Real Book Play-Along). This USB stick includes backing tracks to 240 songs from The Real Book Volume 1 so you can play along with a real rhythm section professionally recorded for these products.

The Beatles Easy Fake Book Songbook

Author: The Beatles
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781458438799
Release Date: 2008-08-01
Genre: Music

(Fake Book). This super collection gathers 100 Beatles classics for beginners to play. The arrangements are in the key of C, and the engravings are all new and larger than most fake book notation. Songs include: All You Need Is Love * And I Love Her * Back in the U.S.S.R. * Birthday * Come Together * Drive My Car * Eight Days a Week * Eleanor Rigby * Get Back * Here Comes the Sun * Hey Jude * I Saw Her Standing There * I Want to Hold Your Hand * Let It Be * The Long and Winding Road * Lucy in the Sky with Diamonds * Nowhere Man * Revolution * Twist and Shout * When I'm Sixty-Four * Yellow Submarine * and more.

Standing in the Shadows of Motown

Author: James Jamerson
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 0881888826
Release Date: 1989
Genre: Biography & Autobiography

(Guitar Book). Bassist James Jamerson was the embodiment of the Motown spirit and groove the invisible entity whose playing inspired thousands. His tumultuous life and musical brilliance are explored in depth through hundreds of interviews, 49 transcribed musical scores, two hours of recorded all-star performances, and more than 50 rarely seen photos in this stellar tribute to behind-the-scenes Motown. Features a 120-minute CD! Allan Slutsky's 2002 documentary of the same name is the winner of the New York Film Critics "Best Documentary of the Year" award!

Music Theory for the Bass Player

Author: Ariane Cap
Publisher: Capcat Music Publishing
ISBN: 0996727604
Release Date: 2015-08-25
Genre: Bass guitar

A comprehensive and immediately applicable guide to making you a well grounded groover, informed band mate and all around more creative musician.An approach that uses intervals as the basic building blocks to explore scales and their modes, chords and the basics of harmony, this book looks at the workings of music in a bass-centered way. Packed with fretboard diagrams, musical examples and exercises, these 200 pages of need-to-know information are peppered with mind bending quizzes, sure-to-remember mnemonics, as well as innovative and effective learning approaches. Detailed and extensive photo demonstrations provide tools for optimizing posture and fingering practices for best tone, timing and building chops. The source book for the enthusiastic bassist.

The Real Bluegrass Book

Author: Hal Leonard Corp.
Publisher: Hal Leonard Corporation
ISBN: 9781495033162
Release Date: 2011-05-01
Genre: Music

(Fake Book). This collection gathers more than 300 bluegrass favorites presented in the straightforward Real Book format favored by musicians including lyrics where applicable: Alabama Jubilee * Ballad of Jed Clampett * Bill Cheatham * Blue Ridge Mountain Blues * Bury Me Beneath the Willow * Dixie Hoedown * Down to the River to Pray * Foggy Mountain Top * Highway 40 Blues * How Mountain Girls Can Love * I'm Goin' Back to Old Kentucky * John Henry * Keep on the Sunny Side * The Long Black Veil * My Rose of Old Kentucky * Old Train * Pretty Polly * Rocky Top * Sally Goodin * Shady Grove * Wabash Cannonball * Wayfaring Stranger * Wildwood Flower * The Wreck of the Old '97 * and hundreds more!