April/May 2009 Bonus Bytes

April 1, 2009

Beethoven The Teacher

By Eliana Maria Murphy


Special thanks to David Korevaar and Michelle Conda for editorial advice.

Additional Sources Consulted

Albrecht, Theodore, ed. and trans.Letters to Beethoven and Other Correspondence. Vol.1. Nebraska: University of Nebraska Press, 1996, 3 vols

Bowers, Jane and Judith Tick, ed.Women Making Music—The Western Art Tradition 1150-1950. Urbana and Chicago: University of Illinois Press, 1992.

MacArdle, Donald W. & Ludwig Misch, trans. and ed.New Beethoven Letters.Norman, OK: University of Oklahoma Press, 1957.

Neuls-Bates, Carol, ed.Women in Music—Anthology of Source Readings from the MiddleAges to the Present. Boston: Northeastern University Press, 1996.

Pendle, Karin ed.Women and Music—A History. Bloomington and Indianapolis: Indiana University Press, 2001.

Schindler, Anton Felix.Beethoven as I Knew Him. Ed. Donald W. MacArdle. Trans. Constance S. Jolly. Chapel Hill: The University of North Carolina Press, 1966.

Keeping the Beat: How To Teach Classical Piano Students To Play With A Jazz Band

By Rhonda Ringering



Abersold, Jamey.A New Approach to Improvisation. New Albany, Indiana: Jamey Aebersold Jazz.

Baker, David. 1988.Jazz Pedagogy: A Comprehensive Method of JazzEducation for Teacher and  Student.Los Angeles, California: Alfred Music.

Beale, Charles. 1998.Jazz Piano from Scratch: A How-To Guide for Studentsand Teachers. Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania: ABRSM/Theodore Presser Company.

Berg, Shelly. 1999, 2000.Chop Monster I, II. Hollywood, California: J. Fraser Collection.

Berg, Shelly. 1997. Jazz Improvisation: The Goal-Note Method. 2nd Edition. Develan, New York: Kendor Music.

Haerle, Dan. 1994.Jazz Piano Voicing Skills. New Albany, Indiana: Jamey Aebersold Jazz.

Houghton, Steve. 1978.A Guide for the Modern Rhythm Section. Oskaloosa, Iowa: Barnhouse Publishing.

Levine, Mark. 1989.The Jazz Piano Book. Petaluma, California: Sher Music Co.

Levine, Mark. 1995.The Jazz Theory Book. Petaluma, California: Sher Music Co.

Mantooth, Frank. 1986.Voicings for Jazz Keyboard. Milwaukee, Wisconsin: Hal Leonard Publishing Corporation.


Jamey Aebersold Jazz: http://www.jazzbooks.com/

International Association of Jazz Educators: http://www.iaje.org/

General Jazz Links: http://www.jazzpianist.com/; http://www.allaboutjazz.com/