Latin Jazz

Cal Tjader: The Life and Recordings of the Man Who Revolutionized Latin Jazz  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Grev27 at Dec. 2, 2013
Cal Tjader: The Life and Recordings of the Man Who Revolutionized Latin Jazz

S. Duncan Reid, "Cal Tjader: The Life and Recordings of the Man Who Revolutionized Latin Jazz"
English | ISBN: 0786435356 | 2013 | PDF | 352 pages | 5 MB

Borders "Jazz Essentials" CD catalogue (2002)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by stfine at July 17, 2009
Borders "Jazz Essentials" CD catalogue (2002)

Borders "Jazz Essentials" CD catalogue (2002)
2002 | booklet (no ISBN) | 71 pages | OCR'd PDF | 27 MB

This catalog covers the gamut from bebop and big band standards to the finest vocal and Latin jazz
recordings, as well as fusion and smooth jazz. May be useful for jazz coleectors as a chronological guide or a narrative that conveys the evolution of a quintessentially American form of expression.

Lick Library: Effortless Guitar-Smooth Jazz Guitar  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ParRus at Sept. 7, 2015
Lick Library: Effortless Guitar-Smooth Jazz Guitar

Lick Library: Effortless Guitar-Smooth Jazz Guitar
WEBRip | English | MP4 + MP3 jam tracks | 1024 x 576 | AVC ~1500 Kbps | 25 fps
AAC | 128 Kbps | 48.0 KHz | 2 channels | 02:01:19 | 1.44 GB
Genre: eLearning Video / Guitar lesson (2015)

From a guitarist's perspective, Smooth Jazz is more like instrumental rhythm and blues, funk and pop music! It is a vibrant playground of great grooves, sophisticated blues-based harmonies, and lush orchestration - in the tradition of James Brown, Tower of Power, Earth, Wind and Fire and Carlos Santana. It is where jazz, rock, pop, funk, r&b, and Latin styles all come together on the guitar Thus DVD will help you to master this style, extending your knowledge of jazz harmony, blues techniques, funk rhythm skills and a keen, lyrical sense of melody in a variety of tone and amp settings Richard Smith is a session player and recording artist who lives in Los Angeles, California. He is also a Senior Professor and Chair of theStudio/Jazz Guitar department at the University of Southern California.

Advanced Jazz & Latin Improvisation  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by FenixN at Feb. 27, 2013
Advanced Jazz & Latin Improvisation

Advanced Jazz & Latin Improvisation
DVDRip | MPG, 1141 kb/s | 352x288 | Duration: 00:58:07 | English: MP3, 384 kb/s (2 ch) | 646 MB
Genre: Guitar lessons

This hour-long video with the late Emily Remler covers some of jazz guitar's most important topics, such as true bossa nova style, samba rhythms, unique chord positions, alternating bass lines, syncopated guitar parts, passing chords, jazz minor scales, arpeggio licks, learning to put various scales over certain chords, eighth-note improvisation, II-V progressions and V-I resolutions. Truly a jazz master class!

The Ultimate Jazz Fake Book: B-flat Edition  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lenami at Oct. 20, 2009
The Ultimate Jazz Fake Book: B-flat Edition

The Ultimate Jazz Fake Book: B-flat Edition
Publisher: Hal Leonard | ISBN: 0881889806 | edition 1988 | PDF | 448 pages | 38 mb

The Ultimate Jazz Fake Book includes: * More than 625 songs important to every jazz library * Carefully chosen chords with some common practice chord substitutions * Lyrics to accommodate vocalists * Easy-to-read music typography * Composer and performer indexes. The selection of songs in The Ultimate Jazz Fake Book is a result of an exhaustive effort to represent the many styles of music that make up that beloved idiom we call jazz. The styles found in this collection include: traditional, swing, bebop, Latin/bossa nova, hard bop/modern jazz and Tin Pan Alley standards/show tunes. More than 625 songs including: Ain't Misbehavin' * All the Things You Are * Au Privave * Autumn Leaves * Bag's Groove * Basin Street Blues * Bewitched * Birdland * Body and Soul * Cherokee * Cry Me a River * Darn That Dream * Desafinado * Django * Don't Get Around Much Anymore * A Foggy Day * The Girl from Ipanema * Here's That Rainy Day * I Can't Get Started * I Concentrate on You * Little Boat * Love for Sale * Love Walked In * Lullaby of Birdland * Milestones * Moonglow * More * My Foolish Heart * A Night in Tunisia * Ornithology * People * The Preacher * 'Round Midnight * Saint Thomas * Satin Doll * Sentimental Journey * Solar * Someday My Prince Will Come * Song for My Father * Strange Fruit * Take the "A" Train * Waltz for Debby * What a Diff'rence a Day Made * Work Song * Yardbird Suite * and many, many more! Spanning m ore than nine decades of music, The Ultimate Jazz Fake Book fills a void for many musicians whose active repertoires could not possibly include this vast collection of classic jazz compositions and durable songs.

Handbook of Happiness Research in Latin America  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by ksveta6 at Dec. 3, 2016
Handbook of Happiness Research in Latin America

Handbook of Happiness Research in Latin America (International Handbooks of Quality-of-Life) by Mariano Rojas
2015 | ISBN: 9401772029 | English | 637 pages | PDF | 9 MB

Latin Erotic Elegy: An Anthology and Reader  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by lengen at Nov. 30, 2016
Latin Erotic Elegy: An Anthology and Reader

Latin Erotic Elegy: An Anthology and Reader by Paul Allen Miller
English | Apr. 24, 2002 | ISBN: 0415243718 | 497 Pages | PDF | 2 MB

This indispensable volume provides a complete course on Latin erotic elegy, allowing students to trace a coherent narrative of the genre's rise and fall, and to understand its relationship to the changes that marked the collapse of the Roman republic, and the founding of the empire.

Forgotten Continent: The Battle for Latin America’s Soul [Audiobook]  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by IrGens at Nov. 28, 2016
Forgotten Continent: The Battle for Latin America’s Soul [Audiobook]

Forgotten Continent: The Battle for Latin America’s Soul [Audiobook] by Michael Reid
English | May 5, 2011 | ASIN: B004ZCHLYC, ISBN: 1455110558, 1455110566 | [email protected] kbps | 18 hrs 35 mins | 504 MB
Narrator: Gary Dikeos

Bert Ligon, "Comprehensive Technique for Jazz Musicians: For All Instruments"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Nov. 22, 2016
Bert Ligon, "Comprehensive Technique for Jazz Musicians: For All Instruments"

Bert Ligon, "Comprehensive Technique for Jazz Musicians: For All Instruments"
Houston Publ | 1999 | ISBN: 0634001760 | English | PDF | 219 pages | 80.4 MB

An incredible presentation of the most practical exercises an aspiring jazz student could want. All are logically interwoven with fine "real world" examples from jazz to classical. This book is an essential anthology of technical, compositional, and theoretical exercises, with lots of musical examples.

Mark Levine, "The Jazz Piano Book"  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by TimMa at Nov. 21, 2016
Mark Levine, "The Jazz Piano Book"

Mark Levine, "The Jazz Piano Book"
Sher Music | 1989 | ISBN: 0961470151 | English | PDF | 306 pages | 14.8 MB

The most highly acclaimed jazz piano method ever published! 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 …