Jazz piano pieces

"...Provide[s] a wealth of jazz repertoire...to play, from the great African-American tradition to the vibrant, dynamic and multi-cultural nature of jazz today...[includes] a huge range of styles: funky rock grooves, up tempo swing tunes, ...

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)

Publisher: ABRSM Exam Pieces

ISBN: 9781860960079

Category: Piano music (Jazz)

Page: 40

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"...Provide[s] a wealth of jazz repertoire...to play, from the great African-American tradition to the vibrant, dynamic and multi-cultural nature of jazz today...[includes] a huge range of styles: funky rock grooves, up tempo swing tunes, calypsos, a bossa, latin pieces, jazz waltzes, modal pieces, bebop, gospel, rag and free jazz. There are classic tunes by the jazz greats including Duke Ellington, Miles Davis, Bill Evans and Thelonious Monk...brand-new pieces...commissioned from professional British jazz pianists and educators...Within each album there are 15 pieces presented in three categories: blues, standards, contemporary jazz. Each piece provides a head which contains all the characteristic voicings, phrasing and rhythmic patterns needed for a stylish performance. An improvised section follows, where guideline pitches and left-hand voicings are given as a practical starting-point for your own solos..."--back cover.

Jazz Piano Scales

"...Will develop the technical skills you need to play jazz. It introduces patterns characteristic of the idiom, like the blues scale, the ♭3 pentatonic and various modes.

Author: Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music (Great Britain)

Publisher: ABRSM Exam Pieces

ISBN: 9781860960086

Category: Jazz

Page: 20

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"...Will develop the technical skills you need to play jazz. It introduces patterns characteristic of the idiom, like the blues scale, the ♭3 pentatonic and various modes. It also explores these patterns on the roots and key centres commonly found in jazz. Regular and flexible practice of these forms, and using them as the basis for improvisation, will give you fluency and technical control and make your playing sound effortless and relaxed...sets out the scales by grade and gives a table of recommended speeds..."--back cover.

Jazz Piano from Scratch

An essential how-to guide for students and teachers.

Author: Charles Beale

Publisher:

ISBN: 9781860960154

Category: Improvisation (Music)

Page: 197

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An essential how-to guide for students and teachers. Designed for the complete beginner, it breaks down the process of learning jazz into simple activities and contains a range of easy music examples. It is an indispensable companion to the ABRSM Jazz Piano exams, with Part III dealing with the exam in detail. Comes with a full-length CD.

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Jazz piano pieces . Ed . by Charles Beale . ABRSM , c1998 . Grade 1 : AB 2632 ; ISBN 186096-003-0 ; 27 p .; $ 10 . Grade 2 : AB 2633 ; -004-9 . 31 p .; $ 10.75 . Grade 3 : AB 2634 ; -005-7 ; 31 p .; $ 15.75 . Grade 4 : AB 2635 ; -006-5 ...

Author: Music Library Association

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Category: Music

Page: 576

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BBC Music Magazine

CP Jazz Piano Pieces Grades 1 - 5 ( one volume per grade ) £ 3.95 - £ 4.95 Five superb albums of graded pieces provide a wealth of jazz repertoire covering blues , standards and contemporary styles Ter enor saxophonist Gonsalves is ...

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British and International Music Yearbook

Dates Jul - Aug ; applications by Apr. European Piano Teachers ' Association UK ( EPTA UK ) Ltd 6 Ripley Close , Hazel ... Friendly family atmosphere WILLIAM BRUCE LEONID GOROKHOV and others Age : 10 - 21 years Ability : Grade 5 - post ...

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Category: Music

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The directory of the classical music industry.

The Associated Board of the Royal Schools of Music

The reception of the Jazz exams is interesting, and the 2009 statistics show that take-up of Jazz Piano, for example, ... of the increased specialization these would require, suggest why the syllabus has never advanced beyond Grade 5.

Author: David C. H. Wright

Publisher: Boydell Press

ISBN: 184383734X

Category: Education

Page: 274

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11 Stylized Jazz Piano Sheet Music Solos for Early Intermediate Pianists Dennis Alexander ... The Book 1 (18110) LE Book 2 (18111) EI Book 3 (18112) I–LI ISBN-10: 0-7390-7063-0 ISBN-13: 978-0-7390-7063-5 ... .UK Exam Grade 1 EI .

Author: Dennis Alexander

Publisher: Alfred Music

ISBN: 1457436981

Category: Music

Page: 24

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The goal of this book is to introduce early intermediate piano students to the rhythms, harmonies and other unique characteristics of jazz. Students will be motivated by the variety of styles and sounds that have that special Dennis Alexander sound. From lyrical melodies to infectious rhythms and harmonies, playing jazz styles has never been more fun! Titles: * As September Goesξ * Jazz Jamξ * Purple Sageξ * Rhythmiconξ * Smooth as Silkξ * Sneakin' 'Roundξ * Soft-Shoe Bluesξ * Soul Searcherξ * Tahitian Nightsξ * A Touch of Rhumbaξ * Valse du jour