by Mark Levine
The most highly acclaimed jazz piano method ever published!
Mark Levine, long-time pianist with Cal Tjader, is a Concord Jazz recording artist who has recorded with such jazz greats as Joe Henderson, Camen McRae, Richie Cole, Mark Murphy, Houston Pearson, and many others.
Over 300 pages with complete chapters on Intervals and triads, The major modes and II-V-I, 3-note voicings, Sus. and phrygian Chords, Adding notes to 3-note voicings, Tritone substitution, Left-hand voicings, Altering notes in left-hand Stride and Bud Powell voicings, Block chords, Comping …and much more!
“One of the best jazz piano books I’ve ever seen — very easy to understand.”
“Unlocks door after door of contemporary jazz piano sounds.”
“One of the finest new jazz instruction books. Written by an experienced, professional jazz player, it is practical and unpretentious.”
“It covers all the bases — an invaluable resource for any keyboard player.”
“One of the most complete anthologies of jazz piano in recent years.”
“Applause for one of the truly fine pianists of our time for putting his vast expertise, experience and musicality into book form.”