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Aebersold, Jamey. Blues in All Keys. New Albany, Ind.: J. Aebersold, 1988.
MT68 .B58 1988

Baker, David. David Baker's Jazz Improvisation: A Comprehensive Method for All Musicians. Van Nuys, Calif.: Alfred, 1988.
MT68 .B33x 1988

Baker, David. A New Approach to Ear Training for Jazz Musicians. Lebanon, Ind.: Studio P/R, 1976.
MT239 .B25 1976

Boras, Tom. Jazz Composition and Arranging. Belmont, Calif.: Thomson/Schirmer, 2005.
MT40 .B72 2005

Coker, Jerry. How to Practice Jazz. New Albany, Ind.: Jamey Aebersold, 1990.
MT68 .C639 1990

Fleming, Lissa A. Getting Started with Jazz Band. Reston, VA: Music Educators National Conference, 1994.
MT86 .F58 1994

Kuzmich, John. Complete Guide to Instrumental Jazz Instruction: Techniques for Developing a Successful School Jazz Program. West Nyack, N.Y.: Parker Pub. Co., 1984.
MT86 .K9 1984

Liebman, David. A Chromatic Approach to Jazz Harmony and Melody. Rottenburg N., Germany: Advance Music, 1991.
Oversize MT50 .L63 1991

Levine, Mark. The Jazz Theory Book. Petaluma, Calif.: Sher Music, 1995.
MT68 .L48 1995

Nettles, Barrie. The Chord Scale Theory & Jazz Harmony. [S.l.]: Advance Music, 1997.
MT50 .N48 1997

Norman, David. Jazz Arranging. New York: Ardsley House Publishers, 1998.
MT68 .D38 1998

Reeves, Scott D. Creative Jazz Improvisation. Upper Saddle River, N.J.: Prentice-Hall. 2001.
MT68 .R37 2001

Robinson, Russell L., ed. Getting Started with Jazz/Show Choir. Reston, VA: Music Educators National Conference, 1994.
MT915 .G39 1994

Spanoghe, Kelly. Jazzing Up Instruction: An Integrated Curriculum for Elementary Students. Lanham, Md.: Children's Guild: Scarecrow Press, 2002.
MT10 .S63 2002

Stanton, Kenneth. Introduction to Jazz Theory: A Beginning Text in Jazz Harmony in Workbook Form/ Boston: Crescendo Pub. Co., 1976.
MT50 .S784 I6

Steinel, Mike. Building a Jazz Vocabulary: A Resource for Learning Jazz Improvisation. Milwaukee, WI: H. Leonard Corp., 1995.
MT68 .S73 1995


Annual review of jazz studies
ML3505.8 .A56

Jazz education journal
ML1 .N12

Journal of jazz studies.
ML1 .J58


Aebersold, Jamey. Gettin' It Together: For All Musicians (Instrumentalists and Vocalists) Regardless of Ability.
New Albany, Ind.: Aebersold, 1979.
MT68 .A31 1979

The New Grove Dictionary of Music and Musicians. (Online; incorporates New Grove Dictionary of Jazz).
London: Macmillan Reference; New York: Grove's Dictionaries, 2001-
Internet Access


Blues masters : the essential history of the blues / a Lanny Lee production ; City Island Entertainment.
Los Angeles, CA: Rhino Home Video, c2002.
ML3561.J3 B58 2002 [DVD]

Jazz / a Florentine Films production ; produced by Ken Burns, Lynn Novick ; a film [directed] by Ken Burns ; written by Geoffrey C. Ward.
[Washington, D.C.?]: PBS DVD ; Burbank, CA: distributed by Warner Home Video, c2000.
ML3508 .J372 2000 pt. 1-10 [DVD]

Musical expression on the drum set / taught by Jack DeJohnette ; directed by Happy Traum.
Woodstock, NY: Homespun Video, c2004.
MT662.2 .M87 2004 [DVD]

The story of jazz / a co-production of Toby Byron/Multiprises in association with Taurus Film, Munich, BMG Video and VideoArts Music ; produced by Toby Byron, Richard Saylor ; written by Chris Albertson with Matthew Seig ; directed by Matthew Seig.
New York, NY : Distributed by BMG Video, p2002.
ML3508 .S84 2002 [DVD]

See also: Jazz DVDs in the UNLV Music Collection


Aebersold, Jamey
Blues in all keys
New Albany, Ind. : JA Records, p1988
MUS CD 01331

Aebersold, Jamey
Nothin' but blues
New Albany, IN : JA, p1978
MUS CD 01326

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