Essential Grooves - "Essential Grooves for Writing, Performing and Producing Contemporary Music" 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, etc.
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 - 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, etc.
Jazz Guitar Voicings: Vol 1 The Drop 2 Book - Jazz Guitar Voicings: 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, etc.
Jazz Singer's Guidebook - 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 - 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 - best-selling jazz theory book ever published, simply because it is the best. Used in universities world-wide and translated into 5 languages.
Line Games - An In-Depth Study of Single-Note Lines for Guitar by Randy Vincent is full of practical and inspiring approaches to creating jazz solos on guitar - many with fingerings and string selection included.
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.
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.
Sample Pages - A list of sample pages of Sher Music Co. books
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, etc.
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.