Shefte, Art >>
Title Piano Improvising, Volume 1 : A Positive System Showing How to Convert Popular Songs from Their Printed Form Into Modern Professional Style
Book Condition Good+
Publisher Chicago: Forster Music Publisher; 1936
Seller ID 17889
64 pages; 4to (12") 31 cm; Tall softcover, fold-and-staple binding, 64 pages, tons of musical examples. ; Subtitle or blurb: 'A Positive System Showing How to Convert Popular Songs from the Printed Form into Modern Professional Style.' Jazz how-to-do by the great Art Shefte. Explains how to improvise harmony, chord construction, relationship of chords, how to identify chords, chord progressions, transposition, basic music theory and more. Not for beginners. ; Covers show edgewear, rear cover lightly creased. Two names penned on front in old ink. No other marks. Binding tight. Scarce.