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Berklee Music Theory

Author : Paul Schmeling
ISBN : 9781480355385
Genre : Music
File Size : 83.50 MB
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(Berklee Methods). The second in a two-volume series based on over 40 years of music theory instruction at Berklee College of Music. This volume focuses on harmony, including triads, seventh chords, inversions, and voice leading for jazz, blues and popular music styles. You'll develop the tools needed to write melodies and create effective harmonic accompaniments from a lead sheet. This edition includes an answer key for all exercises and lessons to check your progress.
Category: Music

Berklee Music Theory

Author : Paul Schmeling
ISBN : 0876391102
Genre : Music
File Size : 86.21 MB
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Teaches the concepts of music theory based on the curriculum at Berklee College of Music.
Category: Music

The Berklee Book Of Jazz Harmony

Author : Joe Mulholland
ISBN : 0876391420
Genre : Music
File Size : 67.94 MB
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(Berklee Guide). Learn jazz harmony, as taught at Berklee College of Music. This text provides a strong foundation in harmonic principles, supporting further study in jazz composition, arranging, and improvisation. It covers basic chord types and their tensions, with practical demonstrations of how they are used in characteristic jazz contexts and an accompanying recording that lets you hear how they can be applied.
Category: Music

Music Notation

Author : Mark McGrain
ISBN : 0793508479
Genre : Music
File Size : 42.75 MB
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(Berklee Methods). Learn the essentials of music notation, from fundamental pitch and rhythm placement to intricate meter and voicing alignments. This book also covers the correct way to subdivide rhythms and notate complex articulations and dynamics. An excellent resource for both written and computer notation software!
Category: Music

Melody In Songwriting

Author : Jack Perricone
ISBN : 063400638X
Genre : Music
File Size : 72.6 MB
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Discover songwriting techniques from the hit makers! This comprehensive guide unlocks the secrets of hit songs, examining them, and revealing why they succeed. Learn to write memorable melodies and discover the dynamic relationships between melody, harmony, rhythm, and rhyme. Fine-tune your craft and start writing hits!
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A Modern Method For Guitar

Author : William Leavitt
ISBN : 0634012339
Genre : Guitar
File Size : 76.24 MB
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This money-saving value pack includes Volume 1 of this practical, comprehensive method book (the basic text for the guitar program at the world-famous Berklee College of Music) PLUS a matching DVD-ROM featuring 14 complete lessons with Larry Baione, chair of Berklee's guitar department. Owning this pack is like having access to a year's worth of private guitar lessons at Berklee for only $34.95!
Category: Guitar

The Chord Scale Theory Jazz Harmony

Author : Barrie Nettles
ISBN : 389221056X
Genre : Chords (Music)
File Size : 66.4 MB
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Comprehensive textbook based on the Chord Scale Theory as taught at the Berklee College of Music.
Category: Chords (Music)

Reharmonization Techniques

Author : Randy Felts
ISBN : 0634015850
Genre : Music
File Size : 50.47 MB
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(Berklee Methods). When you reharmonize a tune, you give the melody new color by changing its underlying harmonies. Whether you direct a band or choir, play piano or guitar, or write film scores, you will find simple and innovative techniques to update songs and develop exciting new arrangements by studying the hundreds of copyrighted examples throughout this book. Reharmonization techniques covered include: simple substitution, diatonic approach, adding dominant and subdominant chords, harmonic displacement, modal interchange, and others. Includes examples and exercises on such tunes as: Black Orpheus * Blue in Green * The Girl from Ipanema * Isn't It Romantic? * Misty * Over the Rainbow * Stella by Starlight * and more.
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Improvisation For Classical Musicians

Author : Eugene Friesen
ISBN : 0876391293
Genre : Music
File Size : 37.94 MB
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(Berklee Guide). Learn the creative mindset and acquire the technical tools necessary for improvisation. These concepts and exercises will help you to discover a deeper source of music making, a greater quality of authenticity, and a discernable change in sound and phrasing that will enhance your performances of written music. You will learn to play by ear, apply musical theory to your instrument, and engage creatively with the elements of music, giving you a long menu of musical options. The accompanying recording includes demonstration and play-along tracks. You will learn: tools to connect melodic imagination to your instrument, with an enhanced sense of physicality; how to use scales, chords, modes, progressions, and other structures in your improvisation; a broad rhythm vocabulary; improvisation techniques for standard progressions, such as blues and II V's; to create richer lines by using approach notes, neighbor tones, and embellishments into an improvised melodic line.
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Jazz Composition

Author : Ted Pease
ISBN : 9781476866857
Genre : Music
File Size : 42.79 MB
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(Berklee Press). When you think of jazz composers, who comes to mind? Jelly Roll Morton, Charlie Parker, Dizzy Gillespie, Thelonious Monk, Charles Mingus, Bob Brookmeyer. This book is about what they (and many others) do. Jazz composition has evolved into a disciplined art that often evidences great emotional depth and breadth of sophistication. Berklee College of Music legend Ted Pease demystifies the processes involved in writing jazz tunes and in composing episodic and extended jazz works. Jazz Composition: Theory and Practice is a by-product of Pease's 25 years of teaching jazz composition. The accompanying audio helps demonstrate melody, harmony and rhythmic elements of jazz. Also included are a variety of music-writing exercises focused on learning these same elements to help you begin producing your own effective jazz compositions.
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