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    Exploring Jazz Trumpet: An Introduction to Jazz Harmony, Technique and Improvisation (Schott Pop Styles Series) (Mixed media product) By (author) Ollie Weston, Illustrated by Adam Hay

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    Description(Brass). This book provides a comprehensive guide to jazz trumpet. Each chapter contains tunes and exercises that will improve your playing in all areas your technique, reading, creativity, improvisation and theory will all benefit as you gain an understanding of the history of jazz and of its innovators. Author Ollie Weston introduces you to the language of jazz and then goes on to focus on musical and theoretical concepts. Key techniques and styles explained include blues, bebop, chord types, funk, pentatonics, Latin, II-V-I progression, modal, and song forms and turnarounds. The book covers clear and concise guidance thrugh harmonic and theoretical concepts, with demo solos played by editor Mark Armstrong and outstanding backing tracks on the accompanying CD.

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    Exploring Jazz Trumpet
    An Introduction to Jazz Harmony, Technique and Improvisation
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Ollie Weston, Illustrated by Adam Hay
    Physical properties
    Format: Mixed media product
    Number of pages: 204
    Width: 231 mm
    Height: 303 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 885 g
    ISBN 13: 9781847610850
    ISBN 10: 1847610854

    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T1.7
    BIC E4L: MUS
    B&T Merchandise Category: GEN
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC subject category V2: AVS
    Ingram Subject Code: MU
    BIC subject category V2: AVRN
    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 01
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 05
    BIC subject category V2: AVGJ
    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 15980
    Abridged Dewey: 782
    LC classification: M
    B&T General Subject: 540
    B&T Approval Code: A08600000, A08745000
    BISAC V2.8: MUS022000
    B&T Modifier: Subject Development: 96
    BISAC V2.8: MUS025000, MUS037000, MUS023010
    B&T Approval Code: A08760000
    DC22: 788.92193, 788.92165
    Libri: TROM5050
    Illustrations note
    Schott Music Ltd
    Imprint name
    Schott Music Ltd
    Publication date
    01 August 2009
    Publication City/Country
    Table of contents
    Contents - Introduction: Starting out - What is Jazz? - Improvisation - The Saxophone in Jazz - Notation - Chapter Content - Sample Solos - Backing Tracks - Practice - Chapter 1: The Blues - Chapter 2: The Major Seventh Chord - Chapter 3: The Minor Seventh Chord - Chapter 4: The Seventh Chord - Chapter 5: Putting It Together - Chapter 6: Modes of the Major Scale - Chapter 7: The II-V-I Progression - Chapter 8: The Minor II-V-I - Chapter 9: Songs and Standards - Chapter 10: Bebop - Chapter 11: Style Workout - Conclusion - History and Learning - Selected Biographies - Index - Track Listings