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Teaching music through performance in jazz. Volume 2 / selected by Ronald Carter ; compiled and edited by Richard Miles.

Format Audio (CD), Book, Print, and Musical Sound Recording
Publication Info Chicago : GIA Publications, Inc., [2016]
Copyright Notice ©2016
Descriptionxxv, 804 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm
Description3 audio discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.
Other author/creatorMiles, Richard B., 1951- editor.
Other author/creatorCarter, Ronald, 1953- author, editor.
Other author/creatorBrecker, Randy, author.
Other author/creatorMemory, Thara, author.
Other author/creatorKnatt, Robert, author.
Other author/creatorWhitaker, Rodney, 1968- author.
Other author/creatorCarter, Bryan, 1990- conductor.
Other author/creatorBryan Carter Big Band, performer.
Contents Part I: The teaching of music ; Introduction / by Ronald Carter ; Creative clinic workshop : how to stimulate your individual creative process / Randy Brecker ; Cultural approaches to teaching jazz improvisation / Ronald Carter ; The human art of improvisation / Thara Memory ; Building a successful middle school jazz program / Robert Knatt ; The role of the double bass / Rodney Whitaker -- Part II: The jazz band ensemble conductor as teacher. Teacher resources guides ; Developing bands ; Intermediate bands ; Advanced bands.
Contents CD set. April in Paris / Duke, arr. Stitzel -- Ballad for a blue horn / Steinel -- Bemsha swing / Monk & Best, arr. Taylor -- Blues for three brothers / Rivera -- Blues in the night / Arlen, arr. Custer -- Blues march / Golson, arr. Sharp -- Cheesecake / Gordon, arr. Stitzel -- Dat dere / Timmons, arr. Morales -- Groove merchant / Richardson, arr. Barduhn -- Groovin' hard / Menza, arr. Barduhn -- Here's that rainy day / Van Heusen, arr. Curnow -- Jive at five / Basie & Edison -- Living in a dream / Beach -- Mambo hot / Lopez -- Mary Ann / Charles, arr. Sweeney -- Next in line / Kamuf -- Orange sherbert / Nestico -- Strollin' with Sammy / Baker -- The red bank express / Beach -- West coast blues / Montgomery, arr. Berg -- Arnge drank / Baker -- Bebop 'n' Georgia / Taylor -- Boplicity / Davis & Evans, ed. Tomaro -- Chelsea Bridge / Strayhorn, arr. Yasinitsky -- Critical mass / Jarvis -- Eat at Joe's / Classen -- La llama azul / Washut -- Tall and lanky / Coffin, arr. Zvacek -- Good bait / Dameron -- Just friends / Lewis & Klenner, arr. McConnell -- Widow's walk / Margitza, arr. Gailey.
Abstract Teaching Music through Performance in Jazz, Volume 2 is the much-anticipated successor to this acclaimed first book in this series, providing insights of today's top jazz educators and performers as well as invaluable analyses of the best repertoire published for jazz ensembles, from developing to advanced levels...Central to this volume are the Teacher Resource Guides for 100 of the top jazz charts for developing, intermediate, and advanced ensembles. Each Teacher Resource Guide provides detailed background information on the chart's composer and its historical perspective, plus technical and stylistic considerations, a discussion of musical elements, and a measure-by-measure description of the form and structure of each piece. These Teacher Resources Guides provide deep insights for jazz leaders looking to identify and prepare works for ensembles of all sizes and experience levels. Teaching Music through Performance in Jazz, Volume 2 is a major contribution for jazz educators and leaders. This volume is an essential tool to enhance your teaching and your students' understanding of jazz. -- from dust jacket.
General noteIncludes three CD set of resource recordings, containing 31 of the most significant works for developing, intermediate, and advanced jazz band.
Bibliography noteIncludes bibliographical references and indexes.
Date/time/place of a event noteCD music performed by the Bryan Carter Big Band, Bryan Carter, director.
UPC 785147100126
Publisher numberG-9031 GIA Publications, Inc.
Publisher numberCD-1001 GIA Publications, Inc.

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