Print & Digital

New Arrangements from Hal Leonard

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• January 24, 2019
“Won’t You Be My Neighbor? (It’s a Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood),” the iconic song Mr. Rogers used to start each episode of his program, is available in two jazz ensemble arrangements from Hal Leonard. Read More...

‘The Guitarist’s Introduction’ to Jazz from Sher Music

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• January 24, 2019
The Guitarist's Introduction to Jazz by Randy Vincent is designed for people who already play guitar, but want to learn how to play jazz too. Read More...

New Books from Alfred Music

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• January 24, 2019
Guitars for Vets: Official Songbook (Healing Through Music with 31 Easy Guitar Songs) was arranged for easy guitar and contains classic tunes from the 1960s to the present. A portion of sales will go directly to the Guitars for Vets organization. Read More...

New Books from Hal Leonard

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• December 3, 2018
Written by acclaimed musician and educator Matthew Rybicki, the Jazz Bass Method is a complete guide to learning jazz bass and includes lessons on walking basics, chords and scales, blues, rhythm changes, string raking, soloing, technique, chord substitution, pedal points and ostinato, standard notation plus tab for electric bass, and more. Read More...

‘A Star Is Born’ Songbook from Alfred

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• December 3, 2018
Alfred Music has released a piano/vocal/guitar songbook for “A Star Is Born." Read More...

‘Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar Solos’ from Hal Leonard

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• November 2, 2018
Sean McGowan’s expertly arranged book Fingerstyle Jazz Guitar Solos includes standard notation and tab for solo guitar for a dozen songs. Read More...

New Releases from Sher Music

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• November 2, 2018
With New Orleans Trumpet: A Down Home Conservatory Method by Jim Thornton, students can learn the essence of trad jazz from an insider. This book includes music theory, fingerings, an engaging history of the music and much more. Jazz Songs for the Student Violinist by Joanne Keefe and Kevin M. Mitchell offers seven jazz pieces, levels 1 - 5, with both violin parts and piano accompaniments included, and is compatible with any classical violin method. Read More...

Alfred’s ‘Smallfoot’ Choral Arrangements

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• November 2, 2018
Alfred Music’s new choral arrangements from the Warner Bros. movie, Smallfoot include Perfection, Moment of Truth, and Wonderful Life. Each isa delightful, energetic performance piece that teachers, students, and audiences will love. Read More...

‘Understanding Audio’ from Hal Leonard

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Gear
  • Print & Digital
• October 3, 2018
With the updated edition of Understanding Audio by Daniel M. Thompson from Berklee Press, recording musicians of all backgrounds can have a better understanding of these principles and how they might impact their work. Read More...

New Releases from Sher Music

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Gear
  • Print & Digital
• October 3, 2018
Jazz Scores and Analysis, Vol.1 by Richard Lawn features full annotated scores, analysis, lead sheet reduction, interviews, and much more. Decoding Afro-Cuban Jazz: The Music of Chucho Valdes and Irakere by Chucho Valdes and Rebeca Mauleon is described by Sher as, “the most authoritative guide to Afro-Cuban jazz ever published.” Read More...

Hal Leonard’s ‘The Rhythm Book’

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• September 4, 2018
Acclaimed jazz guitarist and Associate Professor of Music and Rhythm at The New School, Rory Stuart, aims to make learning to read and write rhythms easy with The Rhythm Book. Read More...

Alfred Music’s ‘Sound Percussion for Individual or Group Instruction’

Victoria Wasylak •
  • Print & Digital
• September 4, 2018
Alfred Music’s much-anticipated addition to the Sound Innovations series, Sound Percussion for Individual or Group Instruction is now available. Read More...

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