Jazz Piano Ad-Lib Phrases by Akimitsu Iwase
(Text Book of Jazz Piano)

No critic rating

Waiting for minimum critic reviews


The contents of this textbook are training exercises and practical examples. The training sections include various combinations and patterns which will help in developing a jazz-like approach. These exercises can be considered as source material for developing your own ad-lib phrases. As for the practical examples, the phrases included here are not taken literally from any particular jazz pianist, but rather embody well known patterns typical of the bebop and post-bebop eras. Aimed at intermediate students to develop their potential of ad-lib solos, but is also good for beginners to train their fingers and ears for the future.

About Akimitsu Iwase

See more books from this Author
Published December 20, 2005 by BookBaby. 156 pages
Genres: Education & Reference, Arts & Photography. Non-fiction

Rate this book!

Add Review