David Liebman: A Chromatic Approach To Jazz Harmony and Melody
Please note - the book has been revised and is a new edition. The track listings on the CD are incorrect. The CD cover listings have been updated and should be referred to.
Learn to incorporate chromaticism into your playing with this straight-forward, easy to understand approach that allows you to personalise as well as to modernise your existing jazz material. Includes theory discussion, advice on practicing, and transcriptions from Bach, Chopin and Schoenberg to Coltrane, Shorter and Hancock. The CD features David Liebman showcasing concepts discussed in the book.
Bk/CD, 173 pages
“One of the most fascinating and illuminating books ever written on the subject of improvisation. For musicians looking to expand their harmonic and melodic vocabularies, this is the book!” - Pat Metheny