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Music Theory Books

Elaine Gould

Behind Bars

The Definitive Guide To Music Notation

Behind Bars is the indispensable reference book for composers, arrangers, teachers and students of composition, editors, and music processors. In the most thorough and painstakingly researched book to...

Behind Bars is the indispensable reference book for composers, arrangers, teachers and students of composition, editors, and music processors. In the most thorough and painstakingly researched book to...

  • Sight Reading
  • Book
  • Faber Music
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Order no.: 0571514561

Randy Vincent

Building Solo Lines from Cells

for All Instruments

The first book to teach students to start soloing using rhythms instead of scales and chords. In a step-by-step fashion, Rhythm First! builds up the student's library of rhythmic figures and has them...

The first book to teach students to start soloing using rhythms instead of scales and chords. In a step-by-step fashion, Rhythm First! builds up the student's library of rhythmic figures and has them...

  • Improvisation
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  • Sher Music Co.
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Order no.: 1883217830

Rudolf Nelson

Flip-A-Rhythm 1+2

The ultimate rhythm game - ideal training for any musician!

The ingenious rhythm game from Sheila Nelson. 140 4-bar rhythms to tap, clap, play or sing. Each rhythm can be paired with numerous alternatives to create over 5000 different combinations. Two books i...

The ingenious rhythm game from Sheila Nelson. 140 4-bar rhythms to tap, clap, play or sing. Each rhythm can be paired with numerous alternatives to create over 5000 different combinations. Two books i...

  • Rhythm
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  • Boosey & Hawkes
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Order no.: BH7100139

Geoff Nicholls, Oscar Stagnaro

Essential Grooves

for Writing, Performing and Producing Contemporary Music

The book/DVD set contains scores, text, and stereo mixes of the musical examples, as well as multi-track audio files of each example that all instrumentalists can use in a variety of ways.Includes sec...

The book/DVD set contains scores, text, and stereo mixes of the musical examples, as well as multi-track audio files of each example that all instrumentalists can use in a variety of ways.Includes sec...

  • Composition
  • Book, DVD and CD
  • Sher Music Co.
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26,95 €
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Order no.: 9781883217655

David Berkman

The Jazz Harmony Book

(Spiral binding)

Topics Covered Include:Basic functional harmony, diatonic substitutes, secondary dominants, passing chords, diminished harmony, tritone substitutes, non-functional approaches to harmonizing melodies i...

Topics Covered Include:Basic functional harmony, diatonic substitutes, secondary dominants, passing chords, diminished harmony, tritone substitutes, non-functional approaches to harmonizing melodies i...

  • General Music Theory
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  • Sher Music Co.
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Order no.: 1883217792

Following the great critical success of Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol.1, Richard Lawn has created another masterpiece: JAZZ SCORES AND ANALYSIS, VOL. 2: STRINGS AND OTHER THINGS. As the title suggests...

Following the great critical success of Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol.1, Richard Lawn has created another masterpiece: JAZZ SCORES AND ANALYSIS, VOL. 2: STRINGS AND OTHER THINGS. As the title suggests...

  • General Music Theory
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  • Sher Music Co.
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Order no.: 9780991077366

Hal Crook

How To Improvise

An approach to practicing improvisation

What exactly are the steps that lead to ability? In which order should they been taken? What will be required to master each one? These are questions the author has explored in this book, resulting in...

What exactly are the steps that lead to ability? In which order should they been taken? What will be required to master each one? These are questions the author has explored in this book, resulting in...

  • Improvisation
  • Instrument and CD
  • Advance Music
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Order no.: ADV14208

Franz Josef Stoiber

Gehörbildung - Tonsatz - Improvisation

Ein Übungsbuch

Im Instrumentalunterricht geht es nicht nur um Technik, sondern besonders um ein Sich-Zuhören-Lernen, ein Hinhören auf das, was der Körper ausführt, um dann Intonation und Klangqualität zu verbessern....

Im Instrumentalunterricht geht es nicht nur um Technik, sondern besonders um ein Sich-Zuhören-Lernen, ein Hinhören auf das, was der Körper ausführt, um dann Intonation und Klangqualität zu verbessern....

  • General Music Theory
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  • ConBrio Verlagsgesellschaft
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Order no.: COBR1071

Rayburn Wright

Inside the Score Set

This acclaimed text reveals the writing secrets of jazz greats Thad Jones, Sammy Nestico, and Bob Brookmeyer! It presents detailed examinations of 8 of their best charts by analyzing voicings, melodic...

This acclaimed text reveals the writing secrets of jazz greats Thad Jones, Sammy Nestico, and Bob Brookmeyer! It presents detailed examinations of 8 of their best charts by analyzing voicings, melodic...

  • Arranging
  • Book and CD
  • Kendor Music
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Order no.: KEN20870

Hal Galper

Forward Motion

from Bach to Bebop

Melody guidetones as the underpinning of successful solos. How to line up the strongest notes of each chord with the strong beats of each measure, another essential idea. Resolving arpeggios so that y...

Melody guidetones as the underpinning of successful solos. How to line up the strongest notes of each chord with the strong beats of each measure, another essential idea. Resolving arpeggios so that y...

  • Improvisation
  • Sheet Music
  • Sher Music Co.
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Order no.: ADV-FWM
Music Theory

Music theory

Much more than just dull theory! - our large selection of practice-oriented specialist literature offers you - whether amateur musician or professional - a number of books on general music theory and harmony, from classical and jazz to rock / pop, rhythm, ear training, sight reading, improvisation, arranging for small and large instrumental line-ups, composition and conducting.