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.
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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,
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 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 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.
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.
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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,
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,
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.
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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 "Three-Note Voicings and Beyond" is 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.