Lee Evans

Jazz Piano Scales and Exercises

An engaging way to practice Scale Patterns and Etudes while learning Jazz

for: Piano

Music lesson book

Item no.681344
Author/ComposerLee Evans
Languageenglish
Scope60 pages
Publisher/ProducerHal Leonard
Producer No.HL00280405
ISBN9781540032577
15.60 €
Delivery time: 4–5 working days (Germany )
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Description

Scales have long been considered an essential element of keyboard mastery. They provide piano students the technical skill needed to play the instrument and give practical instruction in the basics of music theory. Jazz Piano Scales and Exercises presents a novel and more interesting way to practice patterns and etudes while learning jazz.

Following the notation and fingerings for scales - major, harmonic minor, and melodic minor - in each of the 12 keys, three jazz exercises are given. These serve to reinforce the patterns and fingers and to give the player a sense of the melodies, rhythms, and harmonies that are integral to jazz stylings.