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Jazz Piano Masterclass - The Drop 2 Book

Jazz Piano Masterclass - The Drop 2 Book
Sher Music

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SKU AM4356
Author Mark Levine
Format Book/CD
Duration 70 pages
Notation Standard Notation
Dimensions 215mm x 280mm
Publisher Sher Music
Departments Jazz - All Instruments
 
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The 'Drop 2 Book' is the first and only publication to explore the 4-note, block-chord approach to jazz piano playing - as used by piano masters like Kenny Barron, McCoy Tyner, Barry Harris, Cedar Walton and Bill Evans.

World-renowned educator and pianist Mark Levine gives the reader an easy to understand, comprehensive, step-by-step, beginning to advanced Masterclass on this fascinating approach to voicing chords.

Includes chapters on:

The basic Drop 2 approach

More advanced Drop 2 techniques

Soloing and comping in Drop 2

Techniques for practising Drop 2

"Mark Levine is a wellspring of knowledge on modern jazz playing. Furthermore, his brilliant playing is proof that he knows what he is talking about." - Mulgrew Miller

"A must for any musician wanting to understand more fully the inner workings of jazz." - Alan Broadbent

"This is the meat and potatoes of jazz piano playing. It will make you sound like a real jazz piano player in no time." - Jamey Aebersold

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