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Pentatonicism in jazz : creative aspects and practice / by Masaya Yamaguchi.

Yamaguchi, Masaya. (Author, Composer).

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  • 1 of 1 copy available at Berklee College of Music.

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Stan Getz Library MT68.Y36 P46 2006 37684001103771 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 0967635314
  • ISBN: 9780967635316
  • Physical Description: 47 pages : illustrations, music ; 28 cm
  • Edition: Rev. ed.
  • Publisher: New York : Masaya Music Services, ©2006.

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes introduction, author biographical note, and author bibliography in English.
Formatted Contents Note:
Introduction -- Western vs. Eastern pentatonic scale formation : unlocking pentatonic scale possibilities -- Pentatonic patterns for jazz improvisation : creative aspects and practice -- Building the pentatonic lines : melodic patterns of the pentatonic "note groups" concept -- Meeting with multi-tonic axes : reaching for the uncommon pentatonics -- Conclusion -- Appendix I : "the further probes into pentatonic formulas" -- Appendix II : "scales for jazz improvisation" -- About the author.
Subject: Pentatonic scales.
Improvisation (Music)
Jazz > Instruction and study.
Genre: Jazz.

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