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  • 101 Montunos - by Rebeca Mauleon-Santana. Best method book ever published on how to play piano in all the Afro-Cuban styles.
  • Afro-Caribbean Grooves for Drumset - Over 100 rhythms from a dozen Caribbean countries arranged for drumset, including CD with both audio and visual files. In English and French. Endorsed by Peter Erskine & Horacio Hernandez.
  • Afro-Peruvian Percussion Ensemble - by Hector Morales. The most comprehensive book ever published on Afro-Peruvian percussion, including material for the cajon, drumset, congas, bongos, etc, as well as a full-length DVD showing how to play each instrument and how they all sound in live performances.
  • All-Jazz Real Book - Original compositions by most of the great contemporary and bebop jazz composers - Miles, Bill Evans, Brecker, Scofield, Jobim, Trane, , including a free CD!
  • An Approach to Comping - by Jeb Patton. Shows how the masters of bebop piano comped behind jazz soloists, complete with many transcriptions — endorsed by Benny Green & Monty Alexander.
  • Best of Sher Music Co. Real Books - A collection of over 100 of the most well-known tunes selected from all the Sher Music fake books.
  • Blog - The Official Blog of Sher Music Co.
  • Blues Scales - by Dan Greenblatt. Only book ever published showing the beginning jazz soloist how to improvise a real solo using only scales, the Major and Minor Blues Scales.
  • Book Indices - View indices of The World's Greatest Fakebook, The Latin Real Book, The All-Jazz Real Book, The New Real Books, The Real Easy Books, The Standards Real Book and The European Real Book.
  • Brazilian Guitar Book - by Nelson Faria. Best book ever published on how to play guitar in all the important Brazilian styles.
  • Chuck Sher Interview - Jazz Inside NY magazine interview with Chuck Sher.
  • Chuck Sher's Jazz Radio Show - "World's Greatest Jazz Fake Book" publisher shares his CD collection with jazz fans monthly via the internet.
  • Complete List of Tunes - Alphabetical Index
  • Concepts for Bass Soloing - by Chuck Sher & Marc Johnson. Only book ever published showing bassists how to create beautiful, horn-like melodies, with 2 CDs of Marc Johnson demonstrating the ideas.
  • Conga Drummer's Guidebook - by Michael Spiro. Only book on the market for intermediate to advanced conga drummers, showing not just what to play but how to make it feel like the pros.
  • Dealers and Distributors - Searchable database of Sher Music Co. dealers world-wide.
  • Digital Book CDs - The Sher Music website gives a list of digital books and a list of outlets where they can be obtained. Free downloads of the CDs that accompany the books that have an audio component are also available at Legal Digital Sher Music Books
  • Digital Real Book - Over 800 downloadable charts from Sher Music's world-famous fake books.
  • El Libro del Jazz Piano - Spanish edition of the world's best selling jazz piano method book. Used in universities world-wide.
  • Essential Grooves - Features 41 different rhythm section grooves for every style from funk to hip hop to jazz to salsa. Multi-track DVD and audio included to play-along with, loop, or use as the foundation for creating original grooves.
  • European Real Book - A collection of songs by many of Europe's greatest contemporary jazz composers - Kenny Wheeler, Michel Petrucciani, Claus Ogerman, Tim Garland,
  • European Real Book - MP3 Files - Streaming mp3 files of most of the tunes in The European Real Book - free!
  • Faber Music - Sher Music's exclusive European/UK distributor.
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  • Foreign Distributors - List of overseas distributors of Sher Music Co. jazz and Latin music books.
  • Forward Motion - by Hal Galper. A landmark book on how to play jazz so that the phrasing swings, i.e. how to create forward motion in your solo lines.
  • Foundation Exercises For Bass - by Chuck Sher. A complete method book for learning all the fundamentals of bass playing needed for any style of music. Endorsed by Steve Swallow, Marc Johnson,
  • Improvisor's Bass Method - by Chuck Sher. Bass improvisations book, filled with information and exercises on all aspects of bass playing, for both acoustic and electric bass.
  • In Memoriam: Chuck Gee
  • Inside The Brazilian Rhythm Section - by Nelson Faria & Cliff Korman. The first comprehensive book to show how to play the most important styles of Brazilian music---samba, bossa, afoxe, choro, Complete instruction for bass, drums, guitar and piano.
  • Introduction to the Conga Drum DVD - by Michael Spiro. The first comprehensive instructional DVD for beginning conga drummers or anyone needing a solid foundation in good conga drum technique.
  • Jazz & Latin Music Real Books and Method Books - Music publisher of jazz, Brazilian and Latin sheet music song books and lyrics for jazz musicians.
  • Jazz Guitar Voicings: Vol 1 The Drop 2 Book - by Randy Vincent. A thorough look at how to play full, chordal melodies in the style of Joe Pass, Jim Hall, Wes Montgomery, etc, using "drop 2" voicings. With 2 CDs. Endorsed by Julian Lage, John Stowell.
  • Jazz Harmony Book - by David Berkman. Course in how to harmonize any melody, from Silent Night to advanced jazz compositions — an instant classic, endorsed by Kenny Werner, Fred Hersch.
  • Jazz Musician's Guide To Creative Practicing - by David Berkman. Only book on the market showing how to make your hours in the woodshed productive and fun!
  • Jazz Piano Book - by Mark Levine. World's best selling jazz piano method book, simply because it is the best. Used in universities world-wide.
  • Jazz Piano Masterclass With Mark Levine: The Drop 2 Book - new book by jazz educator Mark Levine shows how to use "drop 2" voicings to create the block chord sound essential to mainstream jazz piano playing.
  • Jazz Singer's Guidebook - by David Berkman. Witty, engaging and comprehensive, The Jazz Singer's Guidebook is the first in-depth course in jazz harmony and scat singing for the serious vocalist ever published.
  • Jazz Solos of Chick Corea - by Peter Sprague. Many of Chick Corea's best solos transcribed for any instrument (single melody line only, not complete piano scores).
  • Jazz Theory Book - by Mark Levine. The Best-selling jazz theory book ever published, simply because it is the best. Used in universities world-wide and translated into 5 languages.
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  • Latin Bass Book: A Practical Guide - Only comprehensive bass book ever published on how to create bass lines in Afro-Cuban, Brazilian & South American styles - with 3 CDs!
  • Latin Real Book - Contemporary and classic salsa, latin jazz and Brazilian music arrangements, exactly as recorded, to help your band play in authentic Latin styles.
  • Latin Real Book Sampler CD - 12 of the original recordings of tunes in The Latin Real Book re-issued - by the original artists.
  • Latin Real Easy Book - Salsa/Afro-Cuban, Brazilian music and Latin jazz charts presented in "Real Easy" format, with educational material tailored for each tune.
  • Legal Digital Sher Music Books - Sher Music Co. now has legal digital versions of Mark Levine's "The Jazz Theory Book" and many other books, for use with the iPad, Kindle and other digital readers.
  • Line Games - by Randy Vincent. An In-Depth Study of Single-Note Lines for Guitar. Full of practical and inspiring approaches to creating jazz solos on guitar - many with fingerings and string selection included.
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  • Metaphors For The Musician - by Randy Halberstadt. This practical and enlightening book will help any jazz player or vocalist look at music with new eyes - music theory, but with a human touch.
  • Method for Chromatic Harmonica by Max De Aloe - Method for Chromatic Harmonica by Max De Aloe (endorsed by Toots Thielemans) is the first book to fully treat the chromatic harmonica as a legitimate instrument, with scale studies in every key, arpeggios exercises, rhythmic and melodic fluency studies, and a great play-along CD too.
  • Minor is Major - Minor is Major by Dan Greenblatt is the most comprehensive study ever published of minor-key harmony — endorsed by Jerry Bergonzi, George Cables,
  • Muy Caliente! - Afro-Cuban Play-Along CD and Book - A smoking Afro-Cuban Play-Along CD and book featuring Rebeca Mauleon, Orestes Vilato and Oscar Stagnaro.
  • New Real Book - Vol. 1 - Best selling legal jazz fake book of all time, simply because it is the best.
  • New Real Book - Vol. 2 - More high-class jazz and standards, featuring Chick Corea, Coltrane and Horace Silver transcriptions.
  • New Real Book - Vol. 3 - Another world-class jazz fake book, featuring some great Motown & Stevie Wonder tunes too.
  • On Piracy by Chuck Sher - An essay by Chuck Sher on why buying illegal fake books is simply wrong.
  • Online Stores - Online dealers carrying Sher Music Co. books
  • Ordering Information - Sher Music, Order song books from the finest in latin and jazz publications
  • Play-Along CDs for The New Real Book - Vol. 1 - Three play-along CDs of tunes in The New Real Book, Vol.1, featuring world-class rhythm sections. Now available as digital downloads on iTunes and Amazon too!
  • Playing for Singers - Playing for Singers by Mike Greensill is the most comprehensive book ever published on how pianists should accompany singers in the jazz or cabaret traditions — endorsed by Michael Feinstein, Larry Dunlap,
  • Poetry+Jazz: A Magical Marriage - A forthcoming CD audiobook! Great poetry + great jazz = some real magic!
  • Real Easy Book - Vol. 1: Tunes for Beginning Improvisers - Designed for high school or even middle school jazz combos, The Real Easy Book features simple jazz tunes and all the instructional material a teacher needs for each tune.
  • Real Easy Book - Vol. 2: Tunes For Intermediate Improvisers - Great for school jazz combos, private teachers or any musician who likes jazz!
  • Real Easy Book: Vol. 3: A Short History of Jazz! - Classroom-friendly fake book featuring easy tunes from each era of jazz, plus history text on the evolution of the music.
  • Real Easy Ear Training Book - The most comprehensive, practical guide ever published on how to hear the harmonic movement of chords in any style of music, by the co-chair of Berklee College of Music Ear Training Department.
  • Report Piracy URL - At Sher Music we take piracy very seriously and are appreciative of your help in our efforts to reduce the illegal distribution of our publications. Please submit the URL of any suspicious page you know of in the form below. You can also just send us an email - shermuse@sonic.net. Thank You!
  • Salsa Guidebook for Piano & Ensemble by Rebeca Mauleon - "The Salsa Bible" is a complete method book on understanding how Afro-Cuban music is put together.
  • Sample Pages - A list of sample pages of Sher Music Co. books
  • Serious Jazz Book II: The Harmonic Approach by Barry Finnerty - A complete guide to mastering harmony for any jazz soloist. Includes extensive music theory, and hundreds of exercises and musical examples.
  • Serious Jazz Practice Book by Barry Finnerty - A jazz version of Slonimsky's Thesaurus, which gives the reader hundreds and hundreds of cool patterns to play on the scales, chords and intervals that make up jazz songs.
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  • Standards Real Book - Almost 600 pages of jazz standard transcriptions, don't go to the gig without it.
  • The Real Cool Book - The Real 'Cool' Book is the only collection of transcribed West Coast, 1950s 'cool jazz' charts for five-horn jazz octet ever published by Gerry Mulligan, Miles Davis, Shorty Rogers, Gil Evans, Lennie Niehuas,
  • Three-note Voicings and Beyond - by Randy Vincent. A thorough study of how to construct and use these crucial jazz guitar voicings. Glowing endorsements from Pat Metheny, Mike Stern, Ben Monder and others.
  • True Cuban Bass by Carlos Del Puerto & Silvio Vergara - First great Afro-Cuban bass book, written by Irakere's Carlos del Puerto, with 2 CDs of Carlos demonstrating the ideas &/or historical Cuban recordings, with analysis.
  • Tunes Search - Search indices of The World's Greatest Fakebook, The Latin Real Book, The All-Jazz Real Book, The New Real Books, The Real Easy Books and The Standards Real Book.
  • Walking Bassics: The Fundamentals of Jazz Bass Playing - Method book showing beginning bassists how to construct solid walking bass lines, including swinging play-along CD. Endorsed by Eddie Gomez & Jimmy Haslip.
  • World's Greatest Fake Book - Sher Music Co.'s first fake book with tunes by Bill Evans, Miles, Coltrane, Weather Report, the Yellowjackets, Scofield,
  • Yellowjackets Songbook - 20 of the best Yellowjackets songs with separate books for each player. Endorsed by Russ Ferrante.