Jazz Theory Resources. Volume 2. Series: Jazz Book. Publisher: Houston Publishing, Inc. Composer: Bert Ligon. Jazz Theory Resources is a jazz theory text in. I am thinking about getting a theory book. I already have Mark Levine’s The Jazz Theory book I want to have one more jazz theory book and I. vii INTRODUCTION I. REVIEW of BASIC THEORY MATERIALS 1 Chromatic Scale 2 Intervals and Inversions 3 Major Scale Construction 4 Minor Scale.

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Tgeory Pass It On! Another book, “Connecting Chords With Linear Harmony”, is, perhaps, more of what you are looking for. His other book, connecting chords with linear harmony is a good, remedy against scale thinking.

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Transcribing tunes and solos is really important. The above-listed resources are a thousand times more reliable! Been through approximately half of Jazzology. I find it too Hi, I’m just wondering which book out of “Jazz Theory Resources” and “Comprehensive Technique for Jazz Musicians” is more aimed at the subject of improvisation.

It seems kind of overcomplicated to me. I would give resuorces a look as well. Submit a new text post. It has the occasional moment that isn’t total clear, but I just directed any liggon to this subreddit and I’m having a good experience with it. Happy New Year ! His third book, “Comprehensive Technique for Jazz Musicians”, is more of an exercise book. New Topics – Multiple Forums. Along the same lines, don’t just tell someone to Google the bett.


I find this way of approaching it is more of a game changer for guitar than piano, but this is the best jazz resource i’ve ever seen.

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Help keep the forums up and running with a donationany amount is appreciated! Ear training apps and websites here! Welcome to Reddit, the front page of the rewources. Levine and actually buy it, but from what I’ve read on it, it’s an amazing tool for learning jazz theory. I can’t actually help answer questions, but I can give you links to other times this question has been asked; maybe something useful is there, maybe nothing is useful I found the outlines became really useful when I figured out how to extend thdory length to double so they last for a full measure of eight notes instead of just two beats when in eighth notes as shown thoughout most of his book.

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Great resource for basic ilgon, play-alongs, and ear training as it makes you learn the Heads by war. AdminGlobal ModMod. Which Bert Ligon book is best for studying improvisation?

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Forums 40 TopicsPosts 2, Members 91, I recommend them all, including those of Mark Levine. Good resource for learning jazz theory?

Think of it as a Hanon for your instrument. I don’t like the coursers thing. I’ve enjoyed the approach it has.

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Mark Levine’s book is the best resource out there.

Yes – I found “Connecting Chords With Linear Harmony” to be very useful – a different and very helpful approach to improvisation. I would like to self learn jazz and am looking for a recommendation on the best way to go about doing It. Please Support Our Advertisers.

I found that I didn’t really understand most of the theory until I was able to play it on the piano I’m a saxophonist by trade. They are not conducive to the informative atmosphere we’d like to maintain here. Mechanical and computed, and not musical and artistic enough.

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