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Chromaticism in jazz : applying techniques and concepts / by Masaya Yamaguchi.

Yamaguchi, Masaya. (Author, Composer).

Available copies

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

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

Location Call Number / Copy Notes Barcode Shelving Location Holdable? Status Due Date
Stan Getz Library MT68.Y36 C48 2012 37684001103776 Library Stacks Copy hold / Volume hold Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 9780967635354
  • ISBN: 0967635357
  • Physical Description: 75 pages : illustrations, charts, music ; 29 cm
  • Publisher: New York : Masaya Music Services, [2012]

Content descriptions

General Note:
Includes preface, author biographical note, and author bibliography in English.
Formatted Contents Note:
Preface -- Systematized "the subsets" of limited transpositions" families -- Diatonic vs. non-diatonic : chromatic scales -- Passing tones, approach tones, neighboring tones and connecting tones -- The practical melodic shapes for the chromaticism -- Chromatic lines for jazz improvisation -- How to create your own chromatic lines -- The further probe into your own chromaticism -- How to play the standards chromatically -- Postscript -- Appendix I : excerpts from lexicon of geometric patterns for jazz improvisation -- Appendix II : geometric gallery of "scales for jazz improvisation" -- Appendix III : geometric gallery of systemaized "the subsets of limited transposition" -- Appendix IV : "Muija" study sheet -- About the author.
Language Note:
Staff notation.
Local Note:
Gift from the library of David Liebman.
Subject: Jazz.
Composition (Music)
Jazz > Instruction and study.
Improvisation (Music)
Chromaticism (Music)
Genre: Jazz.

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