Jazz Piano Book, Mark Levine
A fabulous guide to all things Jazz, this manual is a complete method for Jazz piano. More than a mere theory book, The Jazz Piano Book is a practical and unique approach, using some of the finest examples from actual Jazz recordings to examine the techniques, voicings and phrasings of Jazz piano. It starts its instruction from the very beginning and progresses through advanced techniques whilst covering the most inspirational players and music from 1930 to 1990.
Comprehensive and readable, this volume includes techniques such ‘Comping, So What Chords and Block Chords, and much more!
This book is intended for intermediate players who have some knowledge of intervals, chords, key signatures and the most common scales.