Jazz Ear Training is often overlooked, yet so important. Mastering Your Intervals will give you a strong foundation for building melodies, hearing root motion
On Jazz Day, Jason Moran Makes The Case For Relevance
Jazz pianist Jason Moran was named a MacArthur Fellow in
Swingin' Piano 1920-46
This compilation of piano solos from the jazz and pop repertoires spans over two decades, from the beginning of jazz piano recording in 1920 until the end of World War II. In addition to Tin Pan Alley classics and jazz standards, Swingin’ Piano features several rare performances by musicians better known for their piano roll work.
Why You Shouldn’t Be a Real Book Player
Portrait of Duke Ellington and William P. Gottlieb, WINX, Washington, D.C., ca. 1940 Photograph by William Gottlieb. Courtesy of the Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. Featured in JAZZ: The Smithsonian Anthology