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Jazz Theory Resources. Volume 2. Series: Jazz Book. Publisher: Houston Publishing, Inc. Composer: Bert Ligon. Jazz Theory Resources is a jazz theory text in. I am thinking about getting a theory book. I already have Mark Levine’s The Jazz Theory book I want to have one more jazz theory book and I. vii INTRODUCTION I. REVIEW of BASIC THEORY MATERIALS 1 Chromatic Scale 2 Intervals and Inversions 3 Major Scale Construction 4 Minor Scale.

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Jazz Theory Resources by Bert, Ligon-

Most Online 15, Mar 21st, Help improve my ear and vocabulary! Mark Levine’s book is the best resource out there. Yes – I found “Connecting Chords With Linear Harmony” to be very useful – a different and very helpful approach to improvisation. Use of this site constitutes acceptance of our User Agreement and Privacy Policy.

I would like to self learn jazz and am looking for resoirces recommendation on the best way to go about doing It. Mechanical and computed, and not musical and artistic enough. Want to add to the discussion? Some have considered it especially useful for arrangers.

Bert Ligon: Jazz Theory Resources – Volume 2

Think of it as a Hanon for your instrument. They are not conducive to the informative atmosphere we’d like to maintain here.


Disagreements and discussion are great, but hostility, insults, and so on aren’t. Great resource for basic charts, play-alongs, and ear training as it makes you learn the Heads by war.

I find it too Forums resoruces TopicsPosts 2, Members 91, Any help greatly appreciated. Transcribing tunes and solos is really important. Good resource for learning jazz theory? I can’t actually help answer questions, but I can give you rheory to other times this question has been asked; maybe something useful is there, maybe nothing is useful A few simple tunes to start on: Bert Ligon’s two volume set, “Jazz Theory Resources”, is a recommended purchase.

I can easily say the same thing about theory- I also didn’t understand a lot about chords and voice leading until i learned it on piano as well.

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Includes hundreds of examples and exercises”.

He also has a jazz piano book that’s jazs notch. I recommend them all, including those of Mark Levine. Hi, I’m just wondering which book out of “Jazz Theory Resources” and “Comprehensive Technique for Jazz Musicians” is more aimed at the subject of improvisation. How can you think like that at bpm? I would give those a look as well. Submit a new text post.


It seems kind of overcomplicated to me.

This book is focused on outlines. No memes, image macros, rage comics, Facebook screenshots, or other similar low-content material. Levine and actually buy it, but from what I’ve read on it, it’s an amazing tool for learning jazz theory. Another book, “Connecting Chords With Linear Harmony”, is, perhaps, more of what you are looking for. Which Bert Ligon book is best for studying improvisation?

Bert Ligon: Jazz Theory Resources – Volume 1

Please Support Our Advertisers. Be civil and constructive. Please Pass It On! I find this way of approaching it is more of a game changer for guitar than piano, but this is the best jazz resource i’ve ever seen. Happy New Year ligln Its subtitle is “A Study of three basic outlines used in jazz improvisation and composition, based on a study of hundreds of examples from great jazz artists.