Techniques, Sight Reading and Improvisation Books and DVD/Videos

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  • Modern Reading Text in 4/4 For All Instruments
    Item # QIU167684
    | Mfg # HAB00003
    | UPC # 029156061369
    This book has become a classic in all musicians' libraries for rhythmic analysis and study. Designed to teach syncopation within 4/4 time, the exercises also develop speed and accuracy in sight-reading with uncommon rhythmic figures. A must for all musicians, especially percussionists interested in syncopation.
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  • Pancari: Encyclopedia of Pentatonic Scales - Softcover
    Item # QIU234214
    | Mfg # CC1609
    | UPC #
    Includes all you need to know about Pentatonic Scales.
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  • Practice Personalities: What's Your Type? - Reference DVD
    Item # DD1366
    | Mfg # 121577
    | UPC # 884088925178
    Identifying and Understanding the Practice Personality Type in the Music StudentIn this DVD, a companion to the bestselling book of the same name,Thornton Cline discusses the challenges and benefits of correctpracticing. Cline reveals the nine practice personalities he hasdiscovered through interviews with more than 1,000 music students andover 25 years of teaching experience. Students representing the ninepractice personalities perform on their ...
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  • Sight Reading & Rhythm Every Day - Let's Get Started! - Book B
    Item # QKM372885
    | Mfg # FJH2171
    | UPC # 674398231089
    Funsubject matter, fanciful lyrics and happyillustrations motivate students to practicetheir sight reading every day! Fun inthe Sun, At the Farm, and WeatherWatching are some of the engaging themespresented in the seven units. Interval recognitionincludes 2nds, 3rds, 4ths, and 5ths from GuideNotes Middle C, Treble C, and Bass C. Thesecarefully crafted exercises develop eye, ear,and hand coordination where students learnto play musical examples fr...
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  • Solo Workout Book for C, Bb, Eb Instruments with CD
    Item # QIU179372
    | Mfg # SWO
    | UPC # 663389104020
    The Solo Workout by Andrew D. Gordon can be used by any musician who wants to improve their improvisational skills in Blues, Rock & Funk styles. This product consists of 15, 3 minute rhythm tracks so that any musician can try out soloing ideas while playing along to drums, bass, guitar and keyboards. There are 4 Rock Groooves, 6 Funk Grooves and 5 Blues grooves played in different keys and tempos. The book shows the chord progressions used in...
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  • Succeeding with a Notespeller - Grade 2B Student Book
    Item # QKM372883
    | Mfg # FJH2209
    | UPC # 674398231096
    This artistic book with brilliant colors andclever activities is so attractive that childrencan’t wait to turn the pages to seewhat comes next! Note reading is reinforcedwith emphasis on intervals. Some of the conceptsare: reading ledger lines above, below andin between the grand staff; intervals of a6th; enharmonics; and C, G, D, A, and F scales.Any 2nd-3rd year student will benefit fromthe note reading and intervallic drills coveredin thi...
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  • The Art of Jazz Trumpet - John McNeil - Softcover with CD
    Item # QIU165256
    | Mfg # CE00164
    | UPC # 752187426332
    A comprehensive study of modern jazz trumpet playing by renowned jazz musician John McNeil. Contains a personal history of jazz trumpet, articulation, valve technique, and alternate fingerings. This complete edition combines and updates the earlier works and includes a CD as a practice aid.  Series: Music Sales AmericaPublisher: Music Sales AmericaFormat: Softcover with CDAuthor: John McNeilISBN: 9780962846762UPC: 752187426332Publisher Code:...
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  • THIS GROUND-BREAKING BOOK/CD package will show you (or your students) how to use the Major and Minor Blues Scales to improvise meaningful solos?without having to first master all the scales and chords of a tune. GOOD FOR ALL LEVELS - Essential for beginners, perfect for intermediate students, and even useful for professional players to hone their skills on this crucial?and often neglected?part of the jazz language. ACCOMPANYING CD by author...
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  • The Jazz Musician's Guide to Creative Practicing - Softcover
    Item # QIF253305
    | Mfg # 242157
    | UPC # 9781883217488
    Finally someone has written a book on what jazz musicians need most - a way to approach practicing that actually makes the best use of your valuable time! In this landmark book, cutting-edge NY pianist and recording artist David Berkman shows you how to make practicing interesting and enjoyable by breaking problems into manageable tasks that you can easily master! Filled with hundreds and hundreds of concrete things to work on, along with f...
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  • The Serious Jazz Practice Book by Barry Finnerty - Softcover and CD
    Item # QIU246703
    | Mfg # 242153
    | UPC # 9781883217426
    All musicians need to thoroughly learn their scales, chords, intervals and various melodic patterns in order to be complete musicians. The question has always been how to approach this universal task.THE SERIOUS JAZZ PRACTICE BOOK provides a unique and comprehensive plan for mastering these basic building blocks of jazz, on any instrument. It takes all the diatonic, pentatonic, chromatic, whole-tone and diminished scales and gives you step-by-...
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  • Barry Harris - The Jazz Master Class Series from NYU
    Item # DD0324
    | Mfg # 320784
    | UPC # 884088253905
    Series: DVD Publisher: Artists House Medium: DVD ISBN: 1423446097 Artist: Barry Harris Part of being an artist is being a teacher. Directly or indirectly, through their work or their words, artists teach. In this series of DVDs, some of the most important jazz artists are presented in a unique master class setting. They perform, they talk about their lives and work, students play for them and the comment and instruct those students. Studen...
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  • Bass Player Presents: The Fretless Bass Book
    Item # QTT273748
    | Mfg # 331928
    | UPC # 884088208431
    Bass Player Presents: The Fretless Bass Series: Guitar Reference Publisher: Backbeat Books Medium: Softcover Editor: Vladimir Genin Who would have thought the electric bass guitar with its frets removed would transcend the rhythm section to become one of the most instantly recognizable sounds in all of music? From the jazz genius of Jaco Pastorius and the funk/punk abandon of Les Claypool, to the landmark rock of Jack Bruce and Sting, th...
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