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  • ISBN: 9780967635361
  • ISBN: 0967635365
  • Physical Description: [iv], 284 pages : illustrations, charts, music ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: New York : Masaya Music, 2013.

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General Note:
Publication information from author bibliography.
Includes preface, author biographical note, author bibliography, and author discography at end.
Formatted Contents Note:
The basics -- Yamaguchi's chord-tone system -- Scales for jazz improvisation -- Yamaguchi's chord-tone system for improvisation -- Yamaguchi's systematized "the subsets of limited transposition" -- Yamaguchi's pentatonic and hexatonic scales -- Guitar voicing possibilities -- Yamaguchi's chord connection -- Yamaguchi's scale connection -- M.F.C. concept -- Postscript -- Appendix I : the useful melodic shapes -- Appendix II : guitar fingerboard study sheet -- Appendix III : Yamaguchi's 4-note open voice system -- Appendix IV : "Muija" study sheet.
Language Note:
Staff notation.
Local Note:
Gift from the library of David Liebman.
Subject: Guitar > Methods (Jazz)
Improvisation (Music)
Genre: Methods (Music)

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