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Author LinkSarath, Ed.
Title LinkMusic theory through improvisation : a new approach to musicianship training / Edward Sarath.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2010.
Description xviii, 369 p. :  ill., music ;  28 cm. +  1 sound disc (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
Type of Material Book
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Contents: Improvisation across boundaries : a trans-stylistic approach -- Music fundamentals -- Modality and rhythm I : time feels -- Modality and rhythm II : small group framework -- Basic tonal materials : triads and seventh chords -- Harmonic functions -- Swing : gloval rhythmic gateway -- Melodic line construction and harmonization -- Chord inversion present and past -- Non-diatonic harmony I : applied chords -- Non-diatonic harmony II : modal mixture -- Figured bass realization at the keyboard -- Extended chords -- Altered extensions -- Diverse approaches to analysis -- Fine-tuning and expanding the jazz palette.
Subject LinkMusic theory.
LinkJazz -- Instruction and study.
LinkImprovisation (Music)

System Number 000678661
ISBN Link9780415804530 (hardback)
Link0415804531 (hardback)
Link9780415997256 (pbk.)
Link0415997259 (pbk.)
Link9780203873472 (ebook)
Link0203873475 (ebook)

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