April/May 2009 Bonus Bytes

April 1, 2009

Beethoven The Teacher

By Eliana Maria Murphy

http://www.elianamaria.com/ 

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

Resources

Books

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.

Websites

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/