ERIC Number: EJ443759
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1991
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Improvising Jazz: A Beginner's Guide.
Meadows, Eddie S.
Music Educators Journal, v78 n4 p41-44 Dec 1991
Offers suggestions for students and teachers for learning jazz improvisation. Discusses listening, practicing scales, chords, phrasing, developing a sense of swing, and shaping creative ideas through structural features. Emphasizes the relationship between chords and scales as a critical key to improvisation. Recommends educational materials to quantify theory and practice. (DK)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
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