Jazz Piano - Solo Concepts (english) - Philipp Moehrke

Jazz Piano – Solo Concepts

The author, Philipp Moehrke, received his degree in jazz piano and arrangement from the Berklee College of Music and has since worked as a pianist, composer, arranger and producer for different styles of music as well as for film, theatre and music productions. ‘Solo Concepts’ is a continuation of Philipp Moehrke’s jazz piano series which together make the world of jazz piano easily accessible to all from different aspects.

This volume offers tastefully and effectively arranged styles of jazz. The characteristic techniques and the playing styles of pianists like Erroll Garner, Oscar Peterson and Herbie Hancock are used, with a short biographical description for each. Style analysis, playing tips, numerous exercises that build on one another and tips regarding similar topics in ‘Voicing Concepts’ guarantee that this book will not merely be a way of expanding your repertoire with attractive pieces, but that the basics of playing jazz piano can be creatively explored. The section on technique is extremely varied, including walking bass, shearing technique and garner technique.

The relatively easy to play pieces have been composed especially for this book in styles like salsa, samba and swing.

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