Medford, OR (PRWEB) June 20, 2008
Direct marketer of music gear Musician's Friend, in support of Jamey Aebersold's groundbreaking music teaching methods, is offering 35% discounts on every Aebersold music book, CD, video, and DVD from June 24 through July 1, 2008. Musicians are encouraged to take advantage of this opportunity to improve their musicianship and learn improvisational skills from an internationally esteemed music teacher. Musician's Friend currently has over 80 titles from Jamey Aebersold and plans to expand its selection this summer.
Famed saxophonist and educator Aebersold's acclaimed Aebersold Play-Along series allows musicians to develop their skills by playing along with famous jazz musicians such as Miles Davis, Charlie Parker, Duke Ellington, Thelonius Monk, John Coltrane, Cole Porter, Herbie Hancock, and Sonny Rollins. This accompaniment technique makes playing jazz accessible to any musician, regardless of skill level or instrument.
Best-selling Jamey Aebersold titles at Musician's Friend include Jamey Aebersold Blues In All Keys Book and CD, a play-along book with backing tracks for beginning to intermediate blues players; as well as the How to Play Jazz and Improvise Book and CD, an invaluable tool for budding jazz musicians who want to learn to play saxophone, trumpet, trombone, and other instruments in an improvisational context.
Today Aebersold teaches jazz improv at the University of Louisville and continues to help facilitate Summer Jazz Workshops, as he's done for nearly 40 years.
Musician's Friend helps music students improve their skills on any musical instrument, get ear training, practice improvisation, learn chord progressions and music theory with a huge selection of learning tools in its Learn to Play section.
About Musician's Friend: Musician's Friend, Incorporated is the world's largest direct marketer of music gear and musical instruments. Its assortment of more than 45,000 products including guitars, bass guitars, pro audio, keyboards, live sound and recording equipment, and drums and percussion is marketed through its print catalogs and websites, including musiciansfriend.com. Along with the widest assortment of musical equipment and instruments possible, the Musician's Friend website offers informative musicians' resources including in-depth buying guides, tech tips, hands-on gear reviews, tech articles from highly respected music industry professionals, interviews with well-known artists, and over 135,000 product reviews and ratings. Located in Medford, Oregon, with warehousing in Kansas City, Missouri, and a call center in Salt Lake City, Utah, Musician's Friend can be contacted at 1-800-776-5173 or by visiting http://www.musiciansfriend.com