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  • The Scale Omnibus - FREE ebook by Francesco Balena

  • This is a great FREE ebook by Francesco Balena from www.saxopedia.com. The Scale Omnibus is a FREE book that describes as many as 392 distinct scales in all 12 keys,with synonyms,historical notes,chords over which the scale sounds well,summary tables,and more. It took hours of researching,typing,read-proofing,and double-checking and might easily be the most complete book on this topic. You c[...]
  • The Jazz Chord/Scale Handbook by Gary Keller

  • The "Jazz Chord/Scale Handbook" provides a concise yet comprehensive reference source for chord/scale theory. This is not a "how to" book, but rather a systemized guide to identifying, organizing, and understanding the relationships between virtually all the common (and uncommon) scale/chord relationships used in jazz improvisation and composition. Based on the principle of harmonic systems, th[...]