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BOOKS:
Jazz  Wizard Junior book 1
(middle school)
Jazz  Wizard Junior book 2
(upper middle/high school)
Jazz Fiddle Wizard
(College)

ORCHESTRA MUSIC:
Stringin' the Blues
(grade 3.5)
Swing on a String
(grade 3)
Swing There, Done That
(grade 2.5)

STRING QUARTET MUSIC: Jammin' Jazz Standards

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Education:
Syllabus 1
Syllabus 2
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History:
Seifert Interview
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HANDOUTS:

Below are handouts from some of the sessions I have presented over the past couple of years. Be aware that they contain mostly bullet points and are mainly provided for participants that may have not received a copy at the actual session due to a larger that expected audience.

From Autumn Leaves to Giant Steps: Chord Patterns in Jazz (Handout in PDF format)
Presented at the ASTA conference in Kansas City, March 11th, 2006. The tunes and the reprints of pages from my book Jazz Fiddle Wizard (Mel Bay 2000) have been omitted due to copyright restrictions.

"How Was My Solo?" - Methods for Evaluating Improvisation (Handout in PDF format)
Presented at the International Association for Jazz Education Conference in Long Beach, January 8th, 2005. Demo group: Dana Hills High School Orchestra, Jennifer Baker, Director.
Audio recording of the session available from On-Site Recording Productions, onsiterecording@earthlink.net (510) 985-0335. Tape # IAJE 05-075.

Step by Step Jazz Improvisation in the Studio and Classroom (Handout in PDF format)
Presented at MENC Eastern Division, Providence Rhode Island, March 7th, 2003. 

 

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