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Modern Jazz Voicings: Arranging for Small and Medium Ensembles

Modern Jazz Voicings: Arranging for Small and Medium Ensembles

Modern Jazz Voicings: Arranging for Small and Medium Ensembles

  • Published by Berklee Press 136 Pages
  • Book/CD Pack by Ted Pease and Ken Pullig
  • Author: Ted Pease

The definitive text used for the time-honored Chord Scales course at Berklee College of Music, this book concentrates on scoring for every possible ensemble combination and teaches performers and arrangers how to add color, character and sophistication to chord voicings. Topics covered include: selecting appropriate harmonic tensions, understanding jazz harmony, overcoming harmonic ambiguity, experimenting with unusual combinations and non-traditional alignments, and many more. The accompanying

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Jazz Composition and Arranging in the Digital Age

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Jazz Composition and Arranging In the Digital Age is a comprehensive and practical instructional book and reference guide on the art and craft of jazz composition and arranging for small and large ensembles. In this book, veteran composers and arrangers Richard Sussman and Michael Abene combine their extensive years of experience as musicians and instructors to demonstrate how advances in music technology and software may be integrated with traditional compositiona… More >>

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Instrumental Jazz Arranging: A Comprehensive and Practical Guide

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Instrumental Jazz Arranging consists of a systematic presentation of the essential techniques and materials of jazz arranging. Authors Mike Tomaro and John Wilson draw upon 50+ years of combined teaching experience to bring you a book that addresses all of the basic needs for beginning arrangers. Topics include counterpoint/linear writing, jazz harmony, compositional techniques, and orchestration. All topics serve to address issues concerned with true arranging in g… More >>

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