Composer PEASE, TED
Voicing/Instrument JAZZ TEXT W/CD
Publisher BERKLEE PRESS
Jazz composition has evolved into a disciplined art that often evidences great emotional depth and breadth of sophistication. Ted Pease demystifies the processes involved in writing jazz tunes and in composing episodic and extended jazz works. The accompanying CD helps demonstrate melody, harmony and rhythmic elements of jazz and also includes a variety of music-writing exercises focused on learning these same elements to help you begin producing your own effective jazz compositions.