The Resource Jazz piano handbook : essential jazz piano skills for all musicians, Michele Weir

Jazz piano handbook : essential jazz piano skills for all musicians, Michele Weir

Label
Jazz piano handbook : essential jazz piano skills for all musicians
Title
Jazz piano handbook
Title remainder
essential jazz piano skills for all musicians
Statement of responsibility
Michele Weir
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Summary
"[Student will learn the following:] open a fake book/sheet music with chord symbols and play a tune, accompany vocalist/instrumentalist on any type of tune, get a solo piano/vocal gig, use the piano as a helpful tool to practice vocal improvisation, analyze the chord changes to a song and understand the function of each chord within the progression, double-check published leads-sheets for accuracy, improve composition skills by being able to play and hear the tunes, improve improvisation skills by understanding the harmonic construction of a song."--Page 2
Cataloging source
IG#
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Weir, Michele
Form of composition
studies and exercises
Format of music
score
LC call number
MT239
LC item number
.W45 2008
Literary text for sound recordings
not applicable
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Staff notation
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Alfred Publishing Co
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  • Piano
  • Piano music (Jazz)
  • Jazz
Label
Jazz piano handbook : essential jazz piano skills for all musicians, Michele Weir
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Jazz educator, arranger, and vocalist Michele Weir gives you many valuable tips for learning and playing jazz keys, including general piano review, chord positions, rhythmic styles, harmonizing, and more
  • Includes chord symbols
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Piano review: Technique basics ; Five-note warmup ; Scales ; Diatonic triads -- Jazz piano 101: Circle of fifths ; Chord types ; Intro to voicings -- Position #1: Voicing P1 (major, dominant and minor seventh chords) ; ii-V-I progression ; Pattern P1 major ; Voicing P1 (minor seventh, flat five chords) ; Pattern P1 minor -- Position #2: Voicing P2 (major, dominant and minor seventh chords) ; Pattern P2 major ; Voicing P2 (minor seventh, flat five chords) ; Pattern P2 minor -- Applying the patterns: Connecting the dots ; The nature of chord progressions ; FAQ: What do I do if ...? -- Rhythmic styles: Swing ; Bossa nova ; Jazz waltz, Samba, Ballads -- Expanding your palette: Color notes ; Five-note voicings -- Positions #3 and #4: Voicing and pattern P3 ; Voicing and pattern P4 ; Mixing and matching patterns (P1, P2, P3 and P4) -- Open voicings: Drop 2 ; Non-formulaic open voicings -- Pianistic texture: Broken chords ; Passing notes -- Playing the tune! Harmonizing the melody ; Fills ; Melodic troublemakers -- Appendix I: Etudes (Jazz Standards) -- Appendix II: Catalog of chord symbols and color notes
Control code
ocn261965977
Dimensions
31 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 score (128 pages)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739047958
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
038081308043
Publisher number
26926
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)261965977
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Jazz piano handbook : essential jazz piano skills for all musicians, Michele Weir
Publication
Note
  • Jazz educator, arranger, and vocalist Michele Weir gives you many valuable tips for learning and playing jazz keys, including general piano review, chord positions, rhythmic styles, harmonizing, and more
  • Includes chord symbols
Accompanying material
1 audio disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
notated music
Content type code
ntm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Piano review: Technique basics ; Five-note warmup ; Scales ; Diatonic triads -- Jazz piano 101: Circle of fifths ; Chord types ; Intro to voicings -- Position #1: Voicing P1 (major, dominant and minor seventh chords) ; ii-V-I progression ; Pattern P1 major ; Voicing P1 (minor seventh, flat five chords) ; Pattern P1 minor -- Position #2: Voicing P2 (major, dominant and minor seventh chords) ; Pattern P2 major ; Voicing P2 (minor seventh, flat five chords) ; Pattern P2 minor -- Applying the patterns: Connecting the dots ; The nature of chord progressions ; FAQ: What do I do if ...? -- Rhythmic styles: Swing ; Bossa nova ; Jazz waltz, Samba, Ballads -- Expanding your palette: Color notes ; Five-note voicings -- Positions #3 and #4: Voicing and pattern P3 ; Voicing and pattern P4 ; Mixing and matching patterns (P1, P2, P3 and P4) -- Open voicings: Drop 2 ; Non-formulaic open voicings -- Pianistic texture: Broken chords ; Passing notes -- Playing the tune! Harmonizing the melody ; Fills ; Melodic troublemakers -- Appendix I: Etudes (Jazz Standards) -- Appendix II: Catalog of chord symbols and color notes
Control code
ocn261965977
Dimensions
31 cm +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 score (128 pages)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9780739047958
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other control number
038081308043
Publisher number
26926
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)261965977
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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