Jazz

$25.40

Recognized for over 50 years as the best-paced and most comprehensive guitar method available, Alfred's Basic Guitar Method has introduced over 3 million beginners to the joy of playing guitar. This updated and expanded edition features a new layout, making it easier to read and learn. Now included are blues, country, folk, jazz, and rock styles, plus more pop songs! A DVD with iPod-compatible video is provided for the visual learner, and correlating theory, chord, and pop books ensure that you'll get everything you need from one complete method. Learning to play has never been easier or more fun than with Alfred's Basic Guitar Method—the first and best choice for today's beginning guitar students.

Book 1 covers how to hold your guitar, tuning your guitar, basics of reading music, notes on all six strings, chords, scales and songs, bass-chord accompaniments, duets, photos and diagrams, and acoustic and electric guitars. Titles: Singin' in the Rain * Take Me Home Country Roads * Over the Rainbow * Annie's Song * When the Saints Go Marching In.

Author:Morty Manus, Ron Manus
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-28374
Format:Book & CD
$8.90

A supplement to Alfred's Basic Piano Library, this series is designed for students and teachers with limited or no experience in jazz and rock music styles. Perfect for individuals and group instruction and playable on both acoustic and electronic keyboards.
TITLE COMPOSER
Always Together Bert Konowitz (composer)
Between the Cracks Bert Konowitz (composer)
Cross-Town Bus Bert Konowitz (composer)
Electric Blues Bert Konowitz (composer)
Elvis Lives! Bert Konowitz (composer)
Good People Bert Konowitz (composer)
Heartbeat Bert Konowitz (composer)
On Time Bert Konowitz (composer)
Play It Again, Sam! Bert Konowitz (composer)
Return to Doo-Wop Bert Konowitz (composer)
Sombrero Silhouette Bert Konowitz (composer)
The Dancing Shoes Blues Bert Konowitz (composer)
The Goodbye Song Bert Konowitz (composer)
The Saints Go Marching In Bert Konowitz (composer)
The Snake Bert Konowitz (composer)
The Stranger Bert Konowitz (composer)
The Swing Parade Bert Konowitz (composer)
Tropical Winds Bert Konowitz (composer)
Waiting Bert Konowitz (composer)
Walkin' Proud Bert Konowitz (composer)
West End Boogie Bert Konowitz (composer)
Your Move Bert Konowitz (composer)

Author:Bert Konowitz
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-3142
Format:Book
$8.90

A supplement to Alfred's Basic Piano Library, this series is designed for students and teachers with limited or no experience in jazz and rock music styles. Perfect for individuals and group instruction and playable on both acoustic and electronic keyboards.

TITLE COMPOSER
Back Woods Boogie Bert Konowitz (composer)
Bass Beat Bert Konowitz (composer)
Blue Streak Bert Konowitz (composer)
Blues for Wynton Marsalis Bert Konowitz (composer)
Centerstage Bert Konowitz (composer)
Changing the Mood Bert Konowitz (composer)
Chasing the Blues Away Bert Konowitz (composer)
Cookie Jar Bert Konowitz (composer)
Easy Does It Bert Konowitz (composer)
Feelings Bert Konowitz (composer)
Heartbroken Bert Konowitz (composer)
Jet Plane Boogie Bert Konowitz (composer)
Kaleidoscope Bert Konowitz (composer)
London Bridge Goes Blue Bert Konowitz (composer)
London Bridge Goes Modern Bert Konowitz (composer)
Open and Close Bert Konowitz (composer)
Party Time Bert Konowitz (composer)
Piano Man Bert Konowitz (composer)
Red Hot Accents Bert Konowitz (composer)
Sam, the Pizza Man Bert Konowitz (composer)
Scat Man Bert Konowitz (composer)
Speak Up Bert Konowitz (composer)
Stretching Out Bert Konowitz (composer)
Superstar Bert Konowitz (composer)
This Train Bert Konowitz (composer)
Twilight Time Bert Konowitz (composer)
Walkin' on Down Bert Konowitz (composer)

Author:Bert Konowitz
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-3141
Format:Book
$8.90

A supplement to Alfred's Basic Piano Library, this series is designed for students and teachers with limited or no experience in jazz and rock music styles. Perfect for individuals and group instruction and playable on both acoustic and electronic keyboards. Each piece is performed on the accompanying cassette tapes and GM disks.

Author:Bert Konowitz
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-6488
Format:Book
$8.90

Jazz, Rags & Blues, Books 1 through 5 contain original solos for late elementary to early advanced-level pianists that reflect the various styles of the jazz idiom. An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music. Available separately (item #18115), the CD includes dynamic recordings of each song in Books 1-3 of this series.

TITLE COMPOSER
A Neat Beat Martha Mier (composer)
Don't Wanna' Leave You Blues Martha Mier (composer)
Downright Happy Rag Martha Mier (composer)
Hallelujah! Martha Mier (composer)
Just Struttin' Along Martha Mier (composer)
Ol' Rockin' Chair Blues Martha Mier (composer)
Ragtime Do-Si-Do Martha Mier (composer)
Seventh Street Blues Martha Mier (composer)
Sneaky Business Martha Mier (composer)
Surfboard Boogie Martha Mier (composer)

Composer:Martha Mier
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-6642
Format:Book
$8.90

Jazz, Rags & Blues, Books 1 through 5 contain original solos for late elementary to early advanced-level pianists that reflect the various styles of the jazz idiom. An excellent way to introduce your students to this distinctive American contribution to 20th century music. Available separately (item #18115), the CD includes dynamic recordings of each song in Books 1-3 of this series.

TITLE COMPOSER
Beach Buggy Boogie Martha Mier (composer)
Clarinet Blues Martha Mier (composer)
Jelly Bean Rag Martha Mier (composer)
Lazy Days Martha Mier (composer)
Misty Night Blues Martha Mier (composer)
Red Rose Rendezvous Martha Mier (composer)
Slippin' Around Martha Mier (composer)
Wild Honeysuckle Rag Martha Mier (composer)

Composer:Martha Mier
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-6643
Format:Book
$13.95

Anyone with a knowledge of basic chords and guitar scale fingerings can dig right in and start learning to play jazz right away. Spanning from the major scale and basic triad theory all the way up to extended chords and the modes, this book features a full-length etude or song to go with every new concept introduced. Beginning Jazz Guitar breaks the age-old tradition of dry, intimidating and confusing jazz books, and provides an actual step-by-step and enjoyable method for learning to play in this style.

Clearly organized into easily mastered segments, each chapter is divided into separate lessons on harmony or improvisation. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 96 pages.

Author:Jody Fisher
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-14114
Format:Book
$12.70

This book is great for guitarists who have learned the basics of jazz harmony and improvisation. Topics include the ii-V-I progression, creating solo lines, altered chord formulas, and comping in different jazz feels such as Latin, swing, ballad, and even funk. Continuing in the format of Beginning Jazz Guitar, every new concept is accompanied by etudes and songs for practice, and every chapter is clearly divided into lessons on harmony and improvisation. Packed with literally hundreds of chord voicings and improv ideas, this book is a must for any serious student of jazz guitar. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 96 pages.

Author:Jody Fisher
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-14115
Format:Book
$11.40

Your guitar becomes the ultimate jazz solo instrument when you master the techniques and concepts in this book. Picking up where the harmony lessons in Intermediate Jazz Guitar leave off, topics include melody and harmony integration, bass line development, chord enhancement, quartal harmonies, and how to arrange a guitar solo. Learn to simultaneously play the harmony, melody, rhythm, and bass parts of any song! Concepts are illustrated with lots of examples to practice, including arrangements of some traditional melodies. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 64 pages.

Author:Jody Fisher
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-14116
Format:Book
$11.40

Expand the boundaries of your knowledge and improvisation skills with this exciting book, which picks up where the improv lessons in Intermediate Jazz Guitar leave off. Topics include improvising over altered dominant chords, the diminished scale, the whole-tone scale, targeting the altered chords, revamping licks, modes of the minor scales and more! Loaded with easy-to-read scale diagrams and example phrases, this book is packed with essential information for the improvising jazz guitarist. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 64 pages.

Author:Jody Fisher
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-14117
Format:Book
$25.40

Your guitar becomes the ultimate jazz solo instrument when you master the techniques and concepts in this book. Picking up where the harmony lessons in Intermediate Jazz Guitar leave off, topics include melody and harmony integration, bass line development, chord enhancement, quartal harmonies, and how to arrange a guitar solo. Learn to simultaneously play the harmony, melody, rhythm, and bass parts of any song! Concepts are illustrated with lots of examples to practice, including arrangements of some traditional melodies. All music is shown in standard notation and TAB, and the CD demonstrates the examples in the book. 64 pages.

Author:Jody Fisher
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-14126
Format:Book & CD
$15.25

This handy resource illustrates 36 chords in each key with the most commonly used fingerings, along with chord theory such as intervals, chord structure, building chords and the circle of fifths. With the CD, which includes listening examples for all the chords and styles found in the book, examples of how to play different chords come to life in a variety of styles, such as bluegrass, blues, country, funk, heavy metal, jazz, R & B, reggae, rock and rockabilly.

Author:Alfred Music Publishing
Publisher or Producer:Alfred Music Publishing
Product#:00-16750
Format:Book & CD