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Jazz Pedagogy Books (31)
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The Great Jazz Guitarists The Great Jazz Guitarists (The Ultimate Guide)
Scott Yanow - Hal Leonard Corporation

The prolific Scott Yanow has outdone himself with this book, the most comprehensive guide to jazz guitarists ever published. From Django Reinhardt and Charlie Christian to Pat Metheny, John McLaughlin and even... view details
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How to Play from a Real Book How to Play from a Real Book
Robert Rawlins - Hal Leonard Corporation

All musicians should be able to sit down at the keyboard and make sense of a tune. With that goal in mind, every instrumentalist and singer can profit from this book. It covers many techniques for exploring,... view details
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How to Play in a Rock or Jazz Band How to Play in a Rock or Jazz Band (Beginning Fundamentals for the Rhythm Section and Soloists)
Jeffrey Vigness - Vigness Music, LLC

How to Play in a Rock or Jazz Band is designed to teach each member of the rhythm section, as well as soloists, the basic fundamentals necessary to play with each other as a single musical unit. This... view details
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Instrumental Jazz Arranging Instrumental Jazz Arranging (A Comprehensive and Practical Guide)
Mike Tomaro and John Wilson - Hal Leonard Corporation

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... view details
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Jake Hanna Jake Hanna (The Rhythm and Wit of a Swinging Jazz Drummer)
Maria Judge - Meredith Music Publications

This colorful memoir of the great jazz drummer and witty storyteller, Jake Hanna,  recounts his life story and career through tributes, recollection and anecdotes (many of them his own hilarious quips) from... view details
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Jazz - Then and Now Jazz - Then and Now
Dr. David Lee Fish - Hal Leonard Corporation

Starting with the origins of jazz, this book traces the genre's history as it evolved from ragtime in the clubs of New Orleans. Each of the book's 15 chapters covers an era in jazz history focusing on the... view details
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Jazz Educator's Handbook Jazz Educator's Handbook
Jeff Jarvis and Doug Beach - Kendor Music, Inc.

Two of the biggest names in jazz education, Jeff Jarvis and Doug Beach,  have combined their experience in the most comprehensive "how-to" manual for jazz educators ever published. Contains easy-to-understand... view details
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The Jazz Ensemble Director's Manual The Jazz Ensemble Director's Manual
Richard Lawn - C L Barnhouse Company

This should be the "Bible" for every jazz educator! It covers all aspects of conducting and instructing a stage band. Including a wealth of practical methods and materials, Richard Lawn covers such topics as... view details
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Jazz Guitar Icons Jazz Guitar Icons (An In-Depth Look at the Styles of 25 Masters)
Wolf Marshall - Hal Leonard Corporation

Follow the "fretprints" of the most influential jazz guitar icons from the last 100 years with this detailed overview of the genre's key players. Written by acclaimed guitar aficionado Wolf Marshall, this... view details
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The Jazz Harmony Book The Jazz Harmony Book
David Berkman - Sher Music Company

Beginning with the most basic harmonic situations and progressing to contemporary jazz harmony, this book shows how to uncover and determine the best choices for chords to accompany any melody. Topics... view details

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Jazz Pedagogy Jazz Pedagogy
J. Richard Dunscomb and Willie Hill - Alfred Publishing Co., Inc.

A comprehensive guide that opens the doors to the world of jazz education. Written by internationally recognized and successful jazz educators experienced at teaching jazz to elementary, middle school, high... view details
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Jazz Theory Book Jazz Theory Book
Mark Levine - Sher Music Company

Over 500 pages of text and over 750 musical examples. Written in the language of the working jazz musician, this book is easy to read and user-friendly. At the same time, it is the most comprehensive study... view details

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Jazz: a History of America's Music Jazz: a History of America's Music
Ken Burns/Ward - Random House LLC

This exciting companion book to the ten-part TV series "Jazz" by Ken Burns and Geoffrey C. Ward will be treasured by both jazz musicians and jazz enthusiasts alike!  The story of the birth of this American art... view details
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The Jazzer's Cookbook The Jazzer's Cookbook (Creative Recipes for Players and Teachers)
Various Authors - Meredith Music Publications

This is a must-have exciting collection of favorite tips from 57 of today's most outstanding educators, performers and pros in the jazz education world. The Jazzer's Cookbook is an ideal resource... view details
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Miles Davis - The Complete Illustrated History Miles Davis - The Complete Illustrated History
Various Authors - Hal Leonard Corporation

Here's the complete illustrated history of Miles Davis, the popular jazz trumpeter, composer, bandleader, and musical visionary. At the forefront of bebop, cool jazz, hard bop, modal jazz and jazz/rock fusion,... view details
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Minor is Major! Minor is Major!
Dan Greenblatt - Sher Music Company

Minor is Major! gives jazz improvisers hundreds of ways to negotiate their way through chord progressions in minor keys, including scale choices, hidden chords within those scales, and melodic... view details

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Playing for Singers Playing for Singers (The Art of Accompaniment for the Jazz Pianist)
Mike Greensill - Sher Music Company

Playing for Singers explores, in depth, the art of accompaniment for the jazz and cabaret pianist. It covers all the fundamentals of playing for vocalists, as it applies to the performance of the... view details

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Something Borrowed, Something Blue Something Borrowed, Something Blue (Principles of Jazz Composition)
Andy Jaffee - Advance Music

This book is a broad survey of the wider principles of harmony, form, adaptation, and developmental technique underlying jazz composition in its various instrumental formats. It examines compositions ranging... view details
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The Teacher's Guide to Music, Media, And Copyright Law The Teacher's Guide to Music, Media, And Copyright Law
James Frankel - Hal Leonard Corporation

In this era of unprecedented access to information, teachers have a wealth of resources readily available for lesson planning, but determining what legally can and cannot be used in the classroom is a... view details
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Teaching Music Through Performance in Jazz Teaching Music Through Performance in Jazz
Richard Miles and Ronald Carter - GIA Publications

Teaching Music through Performance in Jazz continues in the best tradition of the Teaching Music series, bringing together insights from top jazz educators and invaluable analysis of the best... view details

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Uncommon Bebop Uncommon Bebop (From Common Bebop Practices & Concepts)
Mike Rossi - Advance Music

Uncommon Bebop demonstrates how to develop a colorful chromatic language for improvisation from common bebop practices and devices. It shows how to alter melodic lines beyond their fixed state to create... view details
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