Jungle Drum "n" Bass: A Guide to Applying Today's Electronic Music to the Drum Set (with audio CD)

Jungle Drum n Bass: A Guide to Applying Today's Electronic Music to the Drum Set (with audio CD)
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This book and two CD package is a must for all drummers wanting to explore the world of electronically produced Jungle/Drum ‘n’ Bass grooves! If you are new to Jungle, it will open the door to new grooves, loops, and sounds on the acoustic drumset. It also provides a wealth of exercises, transcriptions, and sound applications to achieve the feel and style of these futuristic beats. The two CDs include exercise examples from each chapter, basic electronics, and seven original play-along groove loops.

Talking Guitars: A Masterclass With The World's Greats

Talking Guitars: A Masterclass With The World's Greats
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Presents a collection of interviews with rock, blues, jazz, and acoustic guitarists, including Eddie Van Halen, Brian May, Eric Clapton, Buddy Guy, Martin Taylor, and John Williams.

Masters of Jazz Guitar: The Story of the Players and Their Music Softcover with CD

MASTERS OF JAZZ GUITAR - SOFTCOVER EDITION W/CD
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(Book). The jazz guitar and its master players have had vast influence in a genre of uniquely provocative 20th century music. Written by some of the world’s foremost jazz authorities and illustrated with more than 200 gorgeous photographs, this book spotlights remarkable musicians whose artistry has made the guitar fundamental to jazz. From 1930s electric pioneer Charlie Christian, to 1960s fusion visionary Larry Coryell and beyond, Masters of Jazz Guitar celebrates the achievements of players who changed the sound of jazz. Features deluxe paper stock, full-color throughout the book, and a bonus CD with 14 classic tracks by Howard Alden,….

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Great Guitar Tone with IK Multimedia Amplitube: The Official Guide

Great Guitar Tone with IK Multimedia Amplitube: The Official Guide
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It wasn’t much more than a decade ago that getting great guitar tone on a track required thousands of dollars worth of equipment and studio time. In the digital age, ending up with great-sounding guitar tracks on a recording is infinitely easier and cheaper. IK Multimedia AmpliTube software–with its plethora of stompbox effects, guitar and bass amp modules, cabinet emulations, microphone models, and rack effects–provides the power that guitarists need to model virtually any guitar tone. What’s more, its 4-track audio player/recorder with Speed Trainer will allow you to practice recording and overdubbing your guitar, even if you do not….

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Jazz for Young People Curriculum [With Teaching Guide and 30 Student Guides and Video and 10-CD Set]

Jazz for Young People Curriculum [With Teaching Guide and 30 Student Guides and Video and 10-CD Set]
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This multimedia jazz appreciation kit is based on Jazz at Lincoln Center’s popular Jazz for Young People(tm) concert series. Designed primarily for upper elementary and middle school students, it is also well-suited for high school and college music appreciation, introduction to jazz, and music education courses. The curriculum explores core concepts—including improvisation, form, style, and swing—and major figures in jazz through accessible, interactive lessons. Because it was written for both musicians and non-musicians, the Jazz for Young People Curriculum is perfect for any teacher who wants an entertaining and structured way to bring jazz into the classroom.

Listening to Music (with Introduction to Listening CD-ROM)

Listening to Music (with Introduction to Listening CD-ROM) (Available Titles CourseMate)
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The only music appreciation text on the market to include listening exercises throughout the book, Listening to Music (Sixth Edition) masterfully develops and refines the listening skills of students. Acclaimed for unparalleled clarity and accuracy, Wright succinctly covers traditional Western music from medieval to modern. Musical examples from each historical period are discussed within their social context, giving students a broad sense of not only the construction of a piece, but also its historical and cultural meaning. Concluding chapters discuss (1) popular music and its impact on musical globalization, and (2) music from East Asia, the Near East, Africa, the….

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I Walked With Giants: The Autobiography of Jimmy Heath

I Walked With Giants: The Autobiography of Jimmy Heath
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Composer of more than 100 jazz pieces, three-time Grammy nominee, and performer on more than 125 albums, Jimmy Heath has earned a place of honor in the history of jazz. Over his long career, Heath knew many jazz giants such as Charlie Parker and played with other innovators including John Coltrane, Miles Davis, and especially Dizzy Gillespie. Heath also won their respect and friendship. In this extraordinary autobiography, the legendary Heath creates a OC dialogueOCO with musicians and family members. As in jazz, where improvisation by one performer prompts another to riff on the same theme, I Walked with Giants….

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Vol. 59, Invitation: Play-A-Long With Organ & Drums (Book & CD Set)

Vol. 59, Invitation: Play-A-Long With Organ & Drums (Book & CD Set)
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Intermediate/Advanced. Due to the amazing popularity and success of Volume 49 Sugar, we released our 2nd edition featuring the Hammond B-3 Organ! All songs are recorded at relaxed ‘groove’ tempos that inspire laid-back performance and open up whole new avenues of creativity. Allows the bass or chording parts of the organ to be removed if desired using our special stereo separation!Rhythm Section: Hank Marr (Hammond B-3 & Synthesizer); Steve Davis (d). Includes: Invitation, Moonglow, Caravan, Ceora, Easy Living, Star Eyes, Just Friends, Stella By Starlight, Day By Day, Sweet And Lovely, Out Of Nowhere, It Don’t Mean A Thing, The….

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Tunes You Thought You Knew (Jamey Aebersold Jazz Volume 85) With Audio CD

Tunes You Thought You Knew (Jamey Aebersold Jazz Volume 85) With Audio CD
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Intermediate/Advanced. The new millennium suggests a need for revamping great standards of the 20th century. Highly respected pianist, composer, and author Andy LaVerne has designed a set for such a purpose. Showcased are the musical and playable reharmonizations in a way musicians will find entertaining and enlightening. Some are tastefully subtle while others are surprisingly bold. Take these techniques and reharmonize your own tunes!

Rhythm Section: Andy LaVerne (p); Rufus Reid (b); Steve Davis (d)

Includes:

Cantaloupe Island
Dream
I Hear A Rhapsody
Maiden Voyage
On Green Dolphin Street
Smoke Gets In Your Eyes
Watermelon Man
Yesterdays
Softly As In A Morning Sunrise
Song For My Father
Stella By Starlight