Mark Harrison: Contemporary Jazz Piano (HL Keyboard Style Series)
This comprehensive book/CD pack will teach you the basic skills needed to play the variety of styles that comprise contemporary jazz Piano. From comping to soloing, you'll learn the theory, tools, and techniques used by the pros. The accompanying CD demonstrates most of the music examples in the book. The full-band tracks feature the rhythm section on the left channel and the Piano on the right channel, so you can play along with the band!
* Scales and chords
* Harmony and voicings
* Comping styles
* Rhythmic Concepts
* Soloing techniques
* The development of contemporary jazz
Book/CD, 104 pages
The Hal Leonard Keyboard Style Series provides focused lessons that contain valuable how-to insights, essential playing tips and beneficial information for all players.