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Record details

  • ISBN: 9780967635347
  • ISBN: 0967635349
  • Physical Description: iv, 103 pages : illustrations, charts, music ; 29 cm
  • Edition: First edition.
  • Publisher: New York : Masaya Music, [2012]

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General Note:
Includes preface, author biographical note, and author bibliography in English.
Publication information from author bibliography at end.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface -- Definitions -- Systematized "the subsets of limited transposition" families -- The basics : making the best use of my method -- The concept of "melodic shapes" -- The useful melodic shapes -- How to familiarize yourself with the useful melodic shapes -- How to get them into your playing : the M.F.C. concept -- The blues -- Rhythm changes and contrafacts -- Modal/pedal-point and chromaticism -- Etudes and traps : finding oneself -- Melody : which era of jazz do you think the best? -- Harmony : tones, shapes and colors -- Rhythm : time-feel -- Tone : rely on your ears -- History : research the past to search within oneself -- Postscript -- Appendix I : archives (corpra) of melodic shapes from John Coltrane and Sonny Rollins -- Appendix II : geometric gallery of "scales for jazz improvisation" -- Appendix III : geometric gallery of systematized "the subsets fo limited transposition" -- Appendix IV : "Muija" study sheet -- About the author.
Language Note:
Staff notation.
Local Note:
Gift from the library of David Liebman.
Subject: Improvisation (Music)
Genre: Methods (Music)

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