Baumgartner, Eric Jazz Piano Basics, v.1 w/Audio

Piano Studies & Etudes

  • Baumgartner, Eric

    Jazz Piano Basics, v.1 w/Audio

    Book 1 of a two-volume series that presents the fundamentals of jazz in a logical and accessible way, primarily through short progressive exercises. Ideal for classically trained pianists in traditional lessons who are a little cautious of learning jazz,as well as for those simply wishing to expand their existing "jazzabilities." Also very useful for pianists interested in participating in a school jazz program. The online audio tracks are indispensable to the series, in particular the fun and practicalQ&A improv exercises.

    Features 9 performance pieces: Funkasaurus; Midtown Strut; Jumpin' Jazz; Stepping Out; Petite Waltz; Elling Tones; Blue Bop; Avenue D; Big Earl's Honky Tonk Blues

    Concepts covered include: Improvisation; Swing rhythms; Common jazz chords and scales; Accompaniment techniques; 12-bar blues, and much more!

    NOTE: Jazz Piano Basics is a revised and vastly expanded version of the Jazzabilities series.

    • Category: Piano Studies & Etudes
    • Item: 123267
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    • Price: $16.99

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