J.W. Pepper Catalogs

2014 Library Spring

J.W. Pepper Music Catalog

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PrSrt StD US PoStage PAID JW PePPer *10460707* Call 1-800-345-6296 | Fax 1-800-260-1482 | Internet: jwpepper.com © 2014 JW Pepper & Son, Inc. NRSP10460707 PO Box 642, Exton, PA 19341 New New Music Books Berkman, David The Jazz Harmony Book Sher Music Company (Petaluma, CA, 2013) Starting from the most basic harmonic situations and progressing to contemporary jazz harmony, this book shows how to uncover the best choices for chords to accompany any melody. Topics covered include: Basic functional harmony, diatonic substitutes, secondary dominants, passing chords, diminished harmony, tritone substitutes, non-functional approaches to harmonizing melodies including quartal harmony, color chords, harmonizing basslines, pedals, slash chords, unavailable tensions and more! A must for the serious jazz player, composer and arranger! 10451850 Book & CD . . . . . . . 32.00 Kaschub, Michele & Janice Smith Composing Our Future Preparing Music Educators to Teach Composition Oxford University Press (Oxford, England, 2013) In order to prepare pre-service teachers and meet the needs of practitioners in the field, music teachers and educators need resources to guide the development of curriculum, specific courses, professional development workshops, and other environments where composition education can begin, grow, and flourish. With chapters ranging from practical information to solid theory to useful best practice examples, Composing Our Future offers fresh insight into composition in music education from authors who are directly engaged in this work. Paperback, 392 p. 10438479 Paperback Book . . . . 35.00 Patton, Jeb An Approach to Comping: The Essentials A Guide to Jazz Accompanying Sher Music Company (Petaluma, CA, 2013) This new book focuses on how to play (or "comp") behind a jazz soloist. It is a step- by-step guide to basic comping rhythms, voicings, and progressions - as played by the masters. Includes two CDs containing demonstrations and play-along tracks. Paperback, 272 p. with CDs. 10451853 Paperback Book . . . 34.00 Various Musicianship: Composing in Band and Orchestra GIA Publications, Inc. (Chicago, IL, 2013) One of the great mysteries of music education, how to bring music composition to the band and orchestra room, is addressed effectively in this practical and pioneering text. A landmark music education publication written by more than 35 recognized composers and educators. 10434385 Hardcover Book . . . . 34.95 Go to cart SEE MORE!

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