A one-of-a-kind book encompassing a wide scope of jazz topics, for beginners and Customer reviews on for Jazzology average a glowing 5 stars!. Customer reviews on for Jazzology average a glowing 5 stars! Here is a typical reader comment: “The book’s approach is so intuitive, it almost. , English, Book, Illustrated edition: Jazzology: the encyclopedia of jazz theory for all musicians / by Robert Rawlins and Nor Eddine Bahha ; edited by.

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I’m a professional musician and composer with a classical background and I love getting theory books to get new ideas and understand non-classical methods of thinking. Some chords are mislabeled, Usually when this happens it is pretty obvious so no harm no foul, but it is the only hangup in an otherwise outstanding text. This waswhen he was a year-old schoolboy. Jazz — Instruction jazzllogy study. Return to Book Page.

Write a customer review. I wish they had picked up at least a couple of jazz standards we know well. Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. It’s beautifully printed and bound with that really nice binding system that O’Reilly use for their technical books so it stays open and lies flat. For harmony, it covers: Then you can start reading Kindle books on your jazsology, tablet, or computer – no Jazzolohy device required. My only issue is that there are several typos I discovered within the first minutes of reading through it.

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The material is well paced and in a logical order. The uncrowded look of the page layouts aids considerably in making this vast amount of technical material easily digestible for learners of any level.

However, this book is truly encyclopedicthere was nothing in the vast realm of jazz that wasn’t at least touched upon in some formand I’d highly recommend to anyone willing to learn more about jazz and the theory behind it.

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I’m a professional musician and composer with a classical background and I love getting theory books to get new ideas and understand non-classical methods of thinking.

Review: Jazzology by Rawlins/Bahha

Updates and corrections needed. I’m still glad I have Levine’s book, but I find this to be a great counterweight to it. Read reviews that mention jazz theory theory books easy to understand well written theory book great book errors authors reference text learn learning musician page tool become chords content encyclopedia examples.


It starts off accessible to anyone who’s had any amount of music theory before, but once it starts into jazz harmony, it moves extremely quickly, making it pretty painful for the beginner the book markets toward.

Review: Jazzology by Rawlins/Bahha

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