Voicings for Jazz Keyboard [Frank Mantooth] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. (Instrumental Jazz). A respected soloist, clinician and writer, . Explore releases and tracks from Frank Mantooth at Discogs. Shop for Vinyl, CDs and more from Frank Mantooth at the Discogs Marketplace. The Jazz Studies Department at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music recently received the gift of the Frank Mantooth Jazz Library.

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ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. Mzntooth Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. I feel like it could have been explained in a much simpler matter. Read reviews that mention frank mantooth jazz keyboard jazz piano keyboard voicings great book keyboard player chord voicings piano book theory voicing playing chapter comping advanced minor notes approach explanations fourths learning.

This book is absolutely not an introduction to jazz voicing. English Choose a language for shopping. Shopbop Designer Fashion Brands. One of the gold standards in jazz piano books! The Jazz Harmony Book.

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If you want to be able to voice chords like a pro, the ten bucks that this book costs will be perhaps the best money you have ever spent in your entire life. I love you Frank, God Bless. See and discover other maantooth The most useful section of the book for me has been the end of the chapters where the actual voicings are constructed over different progressions using proper voice leading. Showing of 47 reviews. Its not a long or thick book, but there is sooo much to take away from it.


Get to Know Us. Is this feature helpful? I found the book very useful in my playing and construction of voicings, and a lot of what was said make a good amount of sense to me, but I did find the explanations for the voicings a bit overcomplicated. If you are looking for a voicing for the minor fdank flat 5, just take what Mwntooth gives as the minor 7 generic voicing and flat the 5.

A respected soloist, clinician and writer, Mantooth has written this book for any keyboard player interested in developing better jazz chord voicing. If you are, this book is a must to write any jazz, and pop, with a lot of color. Write a customer review.

The Jazz Theory Book. For this book to be of value for you should at least be able to do a ii-V7-I in both major and minor in all keys with simple note voicings. I bow to thy wisdom, Frank Mantooth! Fdank more as a ‘how-to’ book than a textbook, Voicings will make a valuable addition to the library of any performer, arranger, teacher or jazz theorist.


Frank writes down what great players do. They add a lot of color using fourths. Explore the Home Gift Guide. What I really love, though, is that at the end the author gives you a suggested semester-long syllabus you might use in learning this stuff.

Excellent book and one I’d recommend in a heartbeat to anyone interested in jazz. I have one problem with the book and that is how he lays out the information. I can’t say enough good things about Frank’s book. Thank you for your feedback. Are you an arranger? I’d feank to read this book on Kindle Don’t have a Kindle?

Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. This is the best book I ever bought maantooth jazz keyboard voicings. Let me give you this because I didn’t find it in Frank’s book.

Although the harmonies discussed are advanced as compared to your vanilla root-third-fifth-seventh chords, it never seems too obscure to understand.