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Exploring Jazz Trumpet

Exploring Jazz Trumpet

An Introduction to Jazz Harmony, Technique and Improvisation


  • Instrumentation: trumpet
  • Edition: edition with CD
  • Language: English
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Incl. VAT and excl. shipping Weight: 0.76 kg

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Description

This definitive book is designed for the intermediate trumpet player looking for an introduction to the world of jazz. Renowned jazz musician Ollie Weston introduces key concepts step by step, explaining clearly and simply throughout, with the minimum of musical jargon.  Improvisation is featured from the very beginning with authentic live jazz trio recordings on the accompanying CD for you to play along with. Key subjects covered include: modes, swing playing, melodic development, the 2-5-1 progression, jazz blues progressions, pentatonic scales, jazz chord extentions, stylistic development, unique trumpet sounds and many more.

Details
Binding: Paperback/Soft Cover
Content text: Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1: The Blues
Chapter 2: The Major Seventh Chord
Chapter 3: The Minor Seventh Chord
Chapter 4: The Seventh Chord
Chapter 5: Putting It Together
Chapter 6: Modes of the Major Scale
Chapter 7: The II-V-I Progression
Chapter 8: The Minor II-V-I
Chapter 9: Songs and Standards
Chapter 10: Bebop
Chapter 11: Style Workout
Conclusion
History and Learning
Selected Biographies
Index
Track Listings
Difficulty: intermediate
ISBN: 978-1-8476-1085-0
ISMN: 979-0-2201-3060-1
Publisher: Schott Music Ltd., London
Series: Schott Pop-Styles
UPC: 841886011007
page number: 204
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This definitive book is designed for the intermediate trumpet player looking for an introduction to the world of jazz. Renowned jazz musician Ollie Weston introduces key concepts step by step, explaining clearly and simply throughout, with the minimum of musical jargon.  Improvisation is featured from the very beginning with authentic live jazz trio recordings on the accompanying CD for you to play along with. Key subjects covered include: modes, swing playing, melodic development, the 2-5-1 progression, jazz blues progressions, pentatonic scales, jazz chord extentions, stylistic development, unique trumpet sounds and many more.

Binding: Paperback/Soft Cover
Content text: Contents
Introduction
Chapter 1: The Blues
Chapter 2: The Major Seventh Chord
Chapter 3: The Minor Seventh Chord
Chapter 4: The Seventh Chord
Chapter 5: Putting It Together
Chapter 6: Modes of the Major Scale
Chapter 7: The II-V-I Progression
Chapter 8: The Minor II-V-I
Chapter 9: Songs and Standards
Chapter 10: Bebop
Chapter 11: Style Workout
Conclusion
History and Learning
Selected Biographies
Index
Track Listings
Difficulty: intermediate
ISBN: 978-1-8476-1085-0
ISMN: 979-0-2201-3060-1
Publisher: Schott Music Ltd., London
Series: Schott Pop-Styles
UPC: 841886011007
page number: 204
So Far So Good
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