And this is the mark of a great teacher. I like Eastern music; Yusef Lateef has been using this in his playing for some time. I can’t fault it one bit. His creativeity and musical sincerity are exceptional. It is where John Coltrane’s last public performance was recorded.
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This Thesaurus of Scales and Melodic Patterns comes as a welcome and valuable addition to the burgeoning archive of African American musical literature.
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On the other hand, one can search through it and find raw material to base a composition or improvisation upon. While this book is clearly not intended to be repsitory in the sense of offering beautiful pieces, Dr. I was told that this is the jazz equivalent of Slonimsky’s thesaurus. You will start to hear some cool things yhsef the scales and patterns and expand your musical palette a bit each time you play out of this nice book.
It is where John Coltrane’s last public performance was recorded.
I can’t praise it enough. Lateef was, and remains, a master musician and composer, and a true musical artist with an innate sense of beauty. And this is the mark of a great teacher.
Hadley “Great Source” – “This book is an excellent source book. Mellodic highly recommend this book and recommend that you play these slowly and listen closely as you learn. I have bass and treble clef. I like Eastern music; Yusef Lateef has been using this in his playing for some time.
One may refer to the book again and repositorj and find new ideas and new sources of inspiration. Lateef understands the idea of musical beauty quite well, and knows how to present music theory in a way that it may serve these ideals.
Repository of Scales and Melodic Patterns: Spiral-bound Book
You can learn about scales from various parts of the world and that’s part of the uniqueness about this book. His new book, Duets for Treble Clef Instrumentsis a remarkable gift to the musical world from one of the greatest artists of the Twentieth-Century, a visionary with vast knowledge of global music. Lateef over the years.
From the non-Music School Musician’s perspective, I found this book to be good for helping me think of how scales in this book sound compared to other more common scales.
I can’t fault it one bit. Click for Treble Clef Edition “When the musician who has successfully merged the kinesthetic or physical aspects of performing music with both the semantic and syntactical bases of music the way Yusef Lateef has done professionally through recordings, live performances, composing and teaching and then contributes the results of those mergers in a book form for all musicians to freely use, analyze, create through and build upon, we must call that moment of contribution an historic one.
One advantage this book has over similar works by other authors is that Dr.
You may even use this book as a way to discover sound and unlock ideas that you might never have considered before. After playing out of this book for a while, your ears will start to hear reposotory Yusef Lateef wrote it and you will also learn just how much there is to learn about Music.
On the one hand, it can be approached as a book of exercises and explorations of arcane music theory. His creativeity and musical sincerity are exceptional. This thesaurus is a must for all musicians. Be sure to check it out. When you want an opportunity to hear some interesting note groupings and scales, this book provides tons of examples for you to either incorporate into your existing practice routine.