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Author Patton, Jeb, 1974- author.
Title An approach to comping. Vol. 2, Advanced concepts and techniques / by Jeb Patton.
Publication Info. Petaluma, CA : Sher Music, [2016]
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 Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound  *LDC 53561 [CD]    AVAILABLE  USE IN LIBRARY
 Performing Arts Research Collections - Music  JNF 16-121 [TEXT]    AVAILABLE  USE IN LIBRARY


Description iv, 256 pages : music ; 28 cm + 2 audio discs (digital ; 4 3/4 in.)
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Note For piano; includes suggestions for use by jazz pianists, classical pianists, non-pianists, jazz vocalists, jazz guitarists, and drummers.
Includes examples of comping transcribed from recordings of Barry Harris, Bud Powell, Ahmad Jamal, Wynton Kelly, Hank Jones, Bill Evans, McCoy Tyner, and Herbie Hancock.
Accompanying CDs contain demonstrations and comp-along tracks.
Summary This volume covers topics such as comping in fast tempos; rootless voicings; the comping of Hank Jones; and more. With an introduction and appendix. Includes transcriptions of the comping of several great pianists. The CDs contains play-along tracks.
Contents Left hand comping inspired by the forefathers of jazz piano. Playing tenths in the left hand ; Left hand comping by Barry Harris -- Comping fast tempos. Comping fast tempos with your left hand ; Comping fast tempos with trombone voicings -- Introduction to rootless voicings. 2-note shapes over guide tones ; 3-note shapes over guide tones ; Comping with trombone voicings in the left hand ; 3 and 4-note shapes over trombone voicings -- The elegant comping of Hank Jones. Drop 2's applied to the diminished and sixth-diminished scale ; Passing chords revisited ; Other harmonic devices that add motion ; Comping like Basie -- Shapes and rhythms. Extracting shapes from scales ; Moving shapes outside of the scales ; Comping over the bar line -- Interviews. Peter Bernstein ; Albert "Tootie" Heath.
Subject Musical accompaniment.
Piano -- Methods (Jazz)
Recorded accompaniments (Piano)
Musical accompaniment. (OCoLC)fst01030695
Piano. (OCoLC)fst01063355
Genre/Form Methods (Music) (OCoLC)fst01423850
Methods (Music) -- Jazz. (OCoLC)fst01423851
Methods (Music)
Recorded accompaniments.
Added Author American Music Collection.
ISBN 1883217873
Research Call Number JNF 16-121 [TEXT]
*LDC 53561 [CD]