MIDI Sequencers and Composition/Accompanist Tools
- I use Band-in-a-Box, from
Type in some chords, and it will improvise over them while
you play the tune or some other part.
The Jammer Live system from SoundTrekis similar to
- Voyetra have a similar
range of products: MIDI/audio sequencers, plus accompanist programs.
- Anvil Studio
is a free Windows 95/98/ME/NT/2000/XP program for MIDI and Audio
recording and composition. The free version has good MIDI support,
but limited audio support.
Jazz Books/Tuition CDs/Software
- Outside Shore Music has a
jazz improvisation primer, by Marc Sabatella (who also gives lessons
His jazz primer is available in printed form from...
- ADG Productions, which
see all 80+ of Jamey Abersold's Jazz Play-along books, plus many
other jazz-related books.
Last modified: Wed Oct 30 12:33:12 NZDT 2002